Last Updated: Monday, August 11, 2014, 12:43
Ebola virus disease (EVD)or Ebola haemorrhagic fever is a severe and often deadly illness in humans, caused by the Ebola virus. The disease has high mortality rate, killing upto 90% of people who are infected.
Last Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014, 15:18
Dealing with diabetes could soon be a lot easier as researchers have developed an injection that can restore blood sugar levels to normal for more than two days without any side effects.
Last Updated: Sunday, July 06, 2014, 16:21
In a new research, scientists have found the number of protein generating genes in humans to be 19,000 - 1,700 fewer than the most recent annotation and well below the initial estimations of 100,000 genes.
Last Updated: Tuesday, June 24, 2014, 18:37
Researchers have found a general tendency for humans to fear things approaching, even if non-threatening.
Last Updated: Saturday, June 07, 2014, 23:18
Glaucoma is one of the world`s leading causes of irreversible blindness. Now, scientists have discovered that the brain controls the cellular process that leads to glaucoma and not the eye.
Last Updated: Sunday, June 01, 2014, 16:11
Why humans are far more intelligent than their closest living relatives like monkeys and apes may be because our ancestors swapped brains for brawn, a study has suggested.
Last Updated: Saturday, May 24, 2014, 19:04
After a WHO report highlighted that use of antibiotics in animal farms poses a danger to the health of humans, an animal rights group launched a campaign to stop the proliferation of animal farms.
Last Updated: Monday, May 19, 2014, 14:28
Scientists have said that using hearts from genetically modified pigs to help patients waiting for transplants is a possibility in near future.