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Neurons that are 'master controller' of habits identified

Neurons that are 'master controller' of habits identified

The findings, published in the journal eLife, may point towards new treatments for addiction or compulsive behaviour in humans.

Sep 07, 2017, 15:58 PM IST
Researchers develop new method to 3D print living tissues

Researchers develop new method to 3D print living tissues

In a step towards helping repair damaged body parts, scientists in Britain have developed a new method to 3D-print laboratory-grown cells to form living structures.

Aug 16, 2017, 18:49 PM IST
New technology can reverse ageing in human cells

New technology can reverse ageing in human cells

Researchers focused on telomeres, which are found at the tip of each chromosome, like the tip of a shoelace, holding the chromosome together.

Aug 01, 2017, 15:57 PM IST

Types of HIV carried by chimps can infect humans: Study

A new study led by researchers have found the evidence that strains of chimpanzee-carried simian immunodeficiency virus (SIV) and even the forms of HIV, can infect human cells.

Jul 23, 2016, 10:37 AM IST