How corn plants defend against pathogen attack
How corn plants defend against pathogen attack

Researchers from the North Carolina State University have identified crucial genes and cellular processes that appear to control the so-called hyper-sensitive defence response (HR) in corn.

Essential molecule to get body clocks back in sync

Researchers looked at the impact of light on the body clocks of fruit flies. They identified a novel molecule, QUASIMODO (QSM), which was intrinsically involved in relaying light-information to the flies`` inner clocks.

Coming soon: Talking cars!

Similar technology had been used before but this time,
cars would be able to "know" what had happened even kilometres
ahead. And, tests suggest it could reduce motorway pile-ups by
40 per cent, say the scientists.

Essential molecule to get body clocks back in sync

Researchers looked at the impact of light on the body clocks of fruit flies. They identified a novel molecule, QUASIMODO (QSM), which was intrinsically involved in relaying light-information to the flies`` inner clocks.

Binayak Sen for institutionalised mechanism to oversee court process

Civil rights activist Binayak
Sen on Saturday favoured an institutionalised mechanism to oversee
the process conducted in local courts even in routine cases.

Mechanism that could provide potential cure for diabetes identified

People develop diabetes because they don`t have enough pancreatic beta cells to produce the insulin necessary to regulate their blood sugar levels.

Mechanism that could provide potential cure for diabetes identified

People develop diabetes because they don`t have enough pancreatic beta cells to produce the insulin necessary to regulate their blood sugar levels.

India, Pak working on mechanism for release of fishermen

India and Pakistan announced that they were working on setting up a mechanism for the release of fishermen who inadvertently cross the maritime boundary between the two countries.

PM hopes new mechanism on border with China will bear results soon

Prime Minister Manmohan
Singh on Saturday night expressed hope that the decision to set up a new
bilateral mechanism on border management would bear "concrete
results" in the near future.

Mechanism soon to monitor content on television: Minister

Faced with rising number of complaints of vulgarity on television shows, Government said it would soon constitute a council headed by a retired judge with representation from civil society to regulate such content.

Self-regulatory mechanism soon for PGDM course colleges: FICCI

Fearing that education
institutions would be "crippled" due to restrictions imposed
by a recent AICTE notification for post-graduate diploma in
management courses.

New mechanism links cellular stress to brain damage

Researchers have discovered a mechanism linking a specific type of cellular stress with brain damage.

New mechanism links cellular stress to brain damage

Researchers have discovered a mechanism linking a specific type of cellular stress with brain damage.

NHRC for mechanism for sustainable protection of human rights

The NHRC on Tuesday said there was
need to build adequate mechanism for "sustainable" protection
of human rights in the country.

Centre moots mechanism to maintain public order

The initiative follows PM`s call for adoption of "non-lethal, effective & more focused" measures in crowd dealing.

Mechanism to protect elephants from trains

The Forest department and the Railways on Saturday admitted that communication gap between the two departments was responsible for crushing of elephants by trains and decided to take certain measures to prevent such incidents.

India for monitoring mechanism to stop misuse of US aid to Pak

Voicing concern over the misuse
of US military aid by Pakistan, India on Friday asked America to
set up a "monitoring mechanism" as a remedial measure, but got
no clear assurance in this regard.

Scientists find mechanism behind cobra hood

Solving an intriguing biological
mystery, scientists have found the mechanism behind the
menacing `hood flare` which cobras use as a defensive display,
with the help of just eight muscles.

Possible onset mechanism for multiple sclerosis discovered

Researchers from the Catholic University of Rome have identified a possible onset mechanism for multiple sclerosis.

Possible onset mechanism for multiple sclerosis discovered

Researchers from the Catholic University of Rome have identified a possible onset mechanism for multiple sclerosis.