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'Pill on a string' can detect cancer early

A pill on a string can help doctors detect esophageal cancer at an early stage, says a new study.

Jul 21, 2015, 16:41 PM IST
'Smart cap' can detect if milk is fresh

'Smart cap' can detect if milk is fresh

A new 3D printed "smart cap" can now help you know if the milk delivered to you is fresh or not, says a study.

Jul 21, 2015, 16:31 PM IST

Young teens craft 'smart' condoms that 'glows' if you have STD

A bunch of young teens have fashioned a unique "smart condom" that will glow a different colour if a person has STD.

Jun 24, 2015, 18:30 PM IST

China uses drones to detect polluting factories

Polluters need to watch out for an eye in the sky as drones have helped China's ministry of environmental protection (MEP) detect factories flouting environmental laws in one of China's most polluted provinces.

May 18, 2015, 20:04 PM IST
Sensor that can detect spoiled food

Sensor that can detect spoiled food

Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have devised an inexpensive sensor that can tell consumers if the food in their grocery store or refrigerator is safe to eat.

Apr 16, 2015, 17:43 PM IST

An app that helps detect child abuse

App developers have created a software that would help parents keep a check on child abuse.

Jan 25, 2015, 18:56 PM IST

Colony regularisation: Probe detects wrongdoings

"Wrongdoings" have been detected in a preliminary probe by Delhi Government into giving provisional regularisation certificates to certain colonies.

Nov 18, 2011, 21:57 PM IST

Joint forces detect landmines in West Bengal

Joint forces in West Bengal
on Thursday detected three landmines, suspected to have been planted
by Maoists, at Labhadhara area in Paschim Midnapore

Nov 10, 2011, 21:00 PM IST

BSF detect powerful IED planted by Naxals

BSF personnel on Tuesday
detected a powerful IED planted by Maoists by the side of a
normally busy road near here and defused it averting any
possible mishap.

Sep 13, 2011, 23:19 PM IST

Simple urine test to detect kidney disease

A simple screening test for urine protein could be used to identify individuals at highest risk of rapid kidney function decline, according to a new research.

Jul 31, 2011, 16:03 PM IST

Simple urine test to detect kidney disease

A simple screening test for urine protein could be used to identify individuals at highest risk of rapid kidney function decline, according to a new research.

Jul 31, 2011, 00:00 AM IST

Urine test may detect people at risk of cancers

Soon, a simple urine test maybe able to detect people at risk of developing cancers of the gut, stomach and pancreas, say scientists.

Jun 11, 2011, 12:27 PM IST

Urine test may detect people at risk of cancers

Soon, a simple urine test maybe able to detect people at risk of developing cancers of the gut, stomach and pancreas, say scientists.

Jun 11, 2011, 00:00 AM IST

Urine test can detect cancers early

A simple urine test can help detect cancers of the gut, stomach and pancreas much earlier than existing procedures.

Jun 10, 2011, 12:01 PM IST

Urine test can detect cancers early

A simple urine test can help detect cancers of the gut, stomach and pancreas much earlier than existing procedures.

Jun 10, 2011, 00:00 AM IST

GPS - a new tool to detect clandestine N-tests

US researchers are unveiling a new tool for detecting illegal nuclear explosions.

Jun 08, 2011, 14:30 PM IST

GPS - a new tool to detect clandestine N-tests

US researchers are unveiling a new tool for detecting illegal nuclear explosions.

Jun 08, 2011, 14:30 PM IST

Now, a simple blood test to detect lung cancer!

Abnormal microRNAs were present in blood serum well before tumours were detected by spiral CT scan.

May 14, 2011, 00:31 AM IST

Now, a simple blood test to detect lung cancer!

Abnormal microRNAs were present in blood serum well before tumours were detected by spiral CT scan.

May 14, 2011, 00:00 AM IST

Nanomaterial that can detect, neutralize explosives

The material changes colour in presence of explosives, alerting emergency responders to the threat.

May 11, 2011, 14:34 PM IST