Last Updated: Tuesday, March 11, 2014, 13:58
A Japanese scientist has asked for the findings of his groundbreaking study in stem cells to be withdrawn amid doubts over its quality.
Last Updated: Friday, February 28, 2014, 19:03
The government Friday approved a scheme to create a pool of talented health research personnel in the country.
Last Updated: Friday, February 28, 2014, 18:37
At a time when the frequency of both non-melanoma and melanoma skin cancers has been increasing causing serious concerns throughout the world, scientists in Finland have invented a new camera that could change the way of treating the deadly disease in the coming days.
Last Updated: Friday, February 14, 2014, 19:22
Researchers from Scotland and the US are taking a step towards reversing the effects of Rett Syndrome, a debilitating genetic disease affecting very young children in large numbers worldwide.
Last Updated: Thursday, February 13, 2014, 22:30
In a ray of hope for cancer patients, harmless metal implants at the cancer site can reduce side effects from chemotherapy.
Last Updated: Wednesday, February 05, 2014, 02:40
Government researchers will collaborate with 10 large pharmaceutical companies on a $230 million initiative to speed development of new medications for major diseases, the US National Institutes of Health announced Tuesday.
Last Updated: Tuesday, February 04, 2014, 21:54
With over 2,400 new cancer cases, including stomach, lungs and cervix, being detected in last two years in Mizoram, the state tops the list in overall cancer incidence in the country,
Last Updated: Friday, January 31, 2014, 17:34
Russian adults who gulp down three bottles of vodka a week heighten their risk of death over the next 20 years, shows research.