Radiation

I had to mentally prepare to fight it, says ovarian cancer survivor Manisha Koirala

I had to mentally prepare to fight it, says ovarian cancer survivor Manisha Koirala

Manisha, known for her roles in films like ‘1942: A Love Story’, ‘Agni Sakshi’, ‘Saudagar’ and ‘Bombay’, was diagnosed with ovarian cancer in 2012.

Apr 20, 2017, 17:45 PM IST
NASA's MAVEN spacecraft reveals how Mars lost its atmosphere to space

NASA's MAVEN spacecraft reveals how Mars lost its atmosphere to space

NASA says this discovery is a significant step toward unraveling the mystery of Mars' past environments.

Mar 31, 2017, 13:36 PM IST
'Twice-daily radiation therapy may cut cancer death risk'

'Twice-daily radiation therapy may cut cancer death risk'

The study, led by Claire Petit from Gustave Roussy Cancer Centre in France, included patients with tumours in their mouths, throats or voice boxes, that had already begun to spread to neighbouring tissue.

Jan 27, 2017, 14:48 PM IST
Revealed – How can Earth's hardiest animal survive being frozen for 30 years! (Watch)

Revealed – How can Earth's hardiest animal survive being frozen for 30 years! (Watch)

As per a new research by the scientists at University of Tokyo, the creatures clothe their DNA in a protective protein, enabling them to survive freezing, boiling and radiation for 30 years.

Sep 22, 2016, 08:17 AM IST

Breast cancer breakthrough? 16-year-old Indian-origin boy claims cure for disease

Krtin Nithiyanandam believes he has devised a way to turn triple negative breast cancer into a kind which responds to drugs.

Aug 29, 2016, 11:47 AM IST

Radiologists not at higher risk of radiation-related mortality

Male radiologists who graduated after 1940 had a better health profile than that of their psychiatrist colleagues, finds a study.

Jul 19, 2016, 13:30 PM IST