Artificial aortic heart valve trial reveals dramatic increase in survival rates

Results from a landmark clinical trial of an artificial aortic heart valve that does not require open heart surgery at the Loyola University Medical Center in Chicago showed positive outcome, with high survival rates and low rates of stroke.

Fish fake eyes to trick predators

Small prey fish can grow a bigger `eye` on their rear fins as a way of distracting predators and dramatically boosting their chances of survival, new study has found.

Tiny fish grows bigger `eye` on rear fins to survive predator attacks

A new research has found that small prey fish are capable of growing a bigger `eye` on their rear fins to distract their predators and thereby dramatically boosting their chances of survival.

Now, a tool to predict survival after heart transplant

Heart transplant patients at great risk of death in the year following their surgeries.

Cutting CO2 levels by 2100 necessary for survival

By 2100, the world will have to use every available means to cut down emissions for survival -- just to limit carbon dioxide (CO2) levels to less than 40 percent higher of what they are today, researchers say.

Marriage boosts survival rate for cancer patients

The researchers did find that married people were diagnosed at earlier stages of colon cancer and sought more aggressive treatment.

Marriage boosts survival rate for cancer patients

The researchers did find that married people were diagnosed at earlier stages of colon cancer and sought more aggressive treatment.

Cancer blood cell level linked to survival: Study

The number of cancer cells that have broken off from the tumor and reached the blood stream affects the survival rate of patients suffering from advanced stages of prostate cancer, according to a study

Cancer blood cell level linked to survival: Study

The number of cancer cells that have broken off from the tumor and reached the blood stream affects the survival rate of patients suffering from advanced stages of prostate cancer, according to a study

Taj Mahal battles man and nature for survival

The scorching summer heat is taking its toll on the Taj Mahal, the timeless monument of love.

New way to track tigers in the wild to ensure survival

It is possible to predict number of tigers in the wild by monitoring both paw prints and feces.

Survival plus dating in TV show

A high-concept reality genre to fuse survival and dating shows together.

UN meet on bio-diversity loss

UN conference aimed at ensuring the survival of diverse species and ecosystems kicked off in Tokyo.

Douglas’ bleak chances of survival

Michael Douglas` fight against cancer gets tougher.

‘New vaccine boosts survival of patients with brain tumours’

A new experimental vaccine drastically extends the life of patients with glioblastoma (GBM).

‘New vaccine boosts survival of patients with brain tumours’

A new experimental vaccine drastically extends the life of patients with glioblastoma (GBM).

Mumbai: 26/11 victim`s wife fights for survival

Thirty-one-year-old Baby Chowdhary`s husband Shyamsunder, a biscuit factory worker, was grievously injured in a blast carried out by Pakistani terrorists in Vile Parle on the night of 26/11.

`Bacteria from Beer cliffs survived in space for 553 days`

Experts have found that bacteria survived for 553 days without oxygen in outer space.

New heart valve taken from patient works best: Study

Replacing the heart`s aortic valve with one`s own pulmonary valve boosts survival and quality of life.

New heart valve taken from patient works best: Study

Replacing the heart`s aortic valve with one`s own pulmonary valve boosts survival and quality of life.