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New biomarkers may help detect brain injury faster

New biomarkers may help detect brain injury faster

Researchers have identified inflammatory biomarkers which can be used to develop a test that can help detect whether the brain has suffered injury in the first hour of accident.

Jul 12, 2017, 00:30 AM IST
'Magical' antibiotic modified to beat bacterial resistance

'Magical' antibiotic modified to beat bacterial resistance

Scientists at The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) in the US structurally modified the lifesaving antibiotic called vancomycin to make an already-powerful version of the antibiotic even more potent.

May 30, 2017, 22:21 PM IST

Indian researcher's smart textiles to sense illness

Kunal Mankodiya, Director of the university's Wearable Biosensing Laboratory is researching how to transform gloves, socks, clothing and even shoes into high-tech items that will make people healthier -- and improve their lives.

Oct 22, 2016, 15:35 PM IST

NASA's Hubble finds 'sunscreen' layer on distant exoplanet

Researchers, including one of Indian-origin, have used NASA's Hubble Space Telescope to detect an atmospheric layer on a blazing-hot exoplanet that absorbs ultraviolet and visible light, acting as a kind of "sunscreen".

Jun 12, 2015, 18:18 PM IST

Brain processes more thoughts, feelings during meditation

Your brain processes more thoughts and feelings during meditation than when you are simply relaxing, according to a new study.

May 16, 2014, 14:50 PM IST

Researcher on Maoist safe in Bihar: Police

A young researcher on Maoists, who was believed to have gone missing from Jamui district in Bihar, is safe.

Jun 30, 2011, 21:57 PM IST

Indian e-voting researcher wins US award

Hari Prasad Vemuru, a jailed Indian e-voting researcher, is one of the four winners of the 2010 Pioneer Awards of San Francisco headquartered Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF), a leading civil liberties group.

Oct 22, 2010, 15:20 PM IST

Suspended animation coming to life: Researcher

A gas proven deadly in chemical weapons could one day be used to put people into life-saving suspended animation.

Feb 14, 2010, 10:38 AM IST

Suspended animation coming to life: Researcher

A gas proven deadly in chemical weapons could one day be used to put people into life-saving suspended animation.

Feb 14, 2010, 00:00 AM IST

Wanted: a lap dance researcher!

The University of Leeds is seeking a lap dance researcher who has “prior experience of conducting research in the female sex industry”.

Nov 28, 2009, 12:55 PM IST

World`s first cloned wolf dies: Researcher

One of the world`s first two cloned wolves has died from an apparent infection, a professor who produced the clones almost four years ago said on Tuesday.

Sep 01, 2009, 09:54 AM IST

World`s first cloned wolf dies: Researcher

One of the world`s first two cloned wolves has died from an apparent infection, a professor who produced the clones almost four years ago said on Tuesday.

Sep 01, 2009, 09:54 AM IST

Veterinary researcher who cloned mule dies

Gordon Woods, a veterinary scientist who helped create Idaho Gem, the world`s first cloned mule, has died. He was 57.

Aug 24, 2009, 08:55 AM IST

Veterinary researcher who cloned mule dies

Gordon Woods, a veterinary scientist who helped create Idaho Gem, the world`s first cloned mule, has died. He was 57.

Aug 24, 2009, 08:55 AM IST

No quick end to China`s fiscal stimulus: Researcher

China will stick to its loose fiscal policy for at least three years despite a growing budget deficit, a government economist said in comments published on Wednesday.

Aug 05, 2009, 11:47 AM IST