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Single injection curbs activity of Huntington's disease gene

A single injection of a new treatment has been found to reduce the activity of the gene responsible for Huntington's disease for six months in a trial in an animal model.

Injection better cure for diabetic blindness

As per a new study, injection, instead of laser, may be a viable treatment option for diabetic retinopathy.

'Injection psycho' creates panic in Andhra, 11 women attacked

A pschyopath who triggered panic by targeting women and young girls with an injection has allegedly attacked 11 women in Andhra Pradesh's West Godavari district, police said.

Drug to counter nuclear radiation effects

An injection given a day after exposure to nuclear radiation may increase survival chances of victims.

Brown fat implants can reduce weight gain

 US scientists have developed a novel way of injecting energy-burning "good" fat that can help reduce weight gain and lower blood-glucose levels.

New vaccine approach to fight dengue

New vaccine approach to fight dengue

US researchers have devised an entirely new approach to vaccines - creating immunity against the dengue virus without vaccination.

Park Tae-hwan's team says he asked for doping assurances

Park Tae-hwan's team says he asked for doping assurances

South Korea`s Olympic swimming champion Park Tae-hwan maintains he was not told about the contents of an injection that led to him to failing a doping test and says a doctor currently on trial for professional negligence said the shot was safe.

Simple injection to cure glaucoma

Glaucoma, an eye disease that damages the optic nerve and can result in vision loss and blindness, can now be treated with a simple injection, eye surgeons have said.

Tetanus shot may aid treatment of deadly brain cancer: Study

Can a tetanus shot help treat brain cancer? A small study hints that it might.

Swimmer Park Tae-hwan hires foreign attorney ahead of hearing

Swimmer Park Tae-hwan hires foreign attorney ahead of hearing

South Korean swimming star Park Tae-hwan Thursday hired a foreign attorney in preparation for his international doping hearing.

Lasers may soon make painful pin pricks history for diabetics

Researchers have a developed a new laser device that could allow diabetic patients to check their blood sugar level without pricking themselves to draw blood.

Soon, single jab will be enough to regulate diabetes

A new animal study has revealed that a single injection of the protein FGF1 would be sufficient to balance the blood sugar levels to a healthy range for more than two days.

Insulin pumps better than injections for diabetic kids

A new study has shown that insulin pumps are much more effective, compared to injections, when it come to controlling blood sugar.

Given injection by rickshaw-puller, baby dies in UP hospital

An eight-month-old baby admitted to a district hospital died after a rickshaw-puller allegedly gave him an injection.

Diabetics may only need one injection a year

British scientists have developed a stem cell breakthrough that might free diabetics from painful daily dose of injections.

`Injured` Vettori required saline injection to play through pain in CT clash against Lanka

Veteran New Zealand paceman Kyle Mills has revealed that injured former skipper Daniel Vettori had required a saline injection to take the field against Sri Lanka in the ICC Champions Trophy game on June 9.

Next-generation vaccines may eliminate pain of injection

New vaccines being developed by scientists from the School of Biological Sciences at Royal Holloway may eliminate the need for needles as they can be delivered via a nasal spray, or as on oral liquid or capsule.

Simple injection in eye may help cure blindness

A study on mice has shown that blindness can be treated with a simple chemical injection into the eye.

Stem cell jab shows promise in arthritis cure

A breakthrough treatment for arthritis using stem cells could see the end of years of pain for arthritis.

Testosterone jab helps obese men trim waistline

A simple injection offers hope against obesity as it can cut 3.5ins from the waistlines of overweight middle-aged men.