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Semen protein may explain why HIV is so hard to combat

Semen protein may explain why HIV is so hard to combat

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 09, 2014, 16:06

HIV infects human immune cells by turning the infection-fighting proteins of these cells into a "backdoor key" that lets the virus in.

US-based scientist makes potent version of H1N1 flu

Last Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014, 03:44

A US-based Japanese scientist said Wednesday he has succeeded in engineering a version of the so-called swine flu virus that would be able to evade the human immune system.

Genome sequence of parasites may help in developing new ways of interventions

Last Updated: Monday, June 16, 2014, 16:12

A new study has found vital biological and genetic information from sequence of genomes of the whipworm, an intestinal parasitic worm that infects many people in the developing countries.

Plant immune system provides resistance against diseases: Study

Last Updated: Monday, April 28, 2014, 12:31

lant immune system provides resistance against common plant diseases, according to a new study.

Fruit flies bred in space reveal microgravity`s impact on astronauts

Last Updated: Monday, February 03, 2014, 22:08

Fruit flies bred in space are now offering scientists a clue as to how astronauts` immune systems could get damaged during prolonged space travel.

Antibiotic smart bomb that only kills `bad` bacteria

Last Updated: Friday, January 31, 2014, 15:48

Here comes an antibiotic `smart bomb` that can select specific strains of bacteria, damage their DNA and eliminate the infection.

Humans may have inherited immunity from Neanderthals

Last Updated: Monday, November 25, 2013, 12:11

A research group at Bonn University and international collaborators have discovered an "immune gene" in Neanderthals.

Indian researchers, clinicians to collaborate on advanced studies

Last Updated: Tuesday, November 19, 2013, 22:35

Aimed at bridging the gap between researchers and clinicians to provide innovative and affordable solutions in advanced therapeutics and diagnostics, a leading healthcare provider has signed an agreement with the country`s premier research institute.

Smartphone turned into handheld biosensor to detect toxins, pollutants and pathogens

Last Updated: Friday, May 24, 2013, 13:33

Researchers have developed a cradle and app for the iPhone that uses the phone`s built-in camera and processing power as a biosensor to detect toxins, proteins, bacteria, viruses and other molecules.

How spaceflights weaken human immune system

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 23, 2013, 18:18

Results of nearly two years` worth of study on biological samples from space shuttle Atlantis, have shed light on how the human immune system responds to stress and assaults while in space - and maybe here on Earth.

Danny Boyle insists on being immune to hypnotism

Last Updated: Monday, March 25, 2013, 13:05

Danny Boyle, who is busy promoting his new movie `Trance`, has revealed that hypnosis doesn`t work on him as he has far too many thoughts going around in his head.

What you need to know about Rheumatoid Arthritis

Last Updated: Wednesday, October 17, 2012, 08:47

Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a chronic, systemic, autoimmune disease that damages the joints of the body and can also affect the tissues and organs of the body