Coming soon: 3D-printed blood vessels

One of the major challenges in building lab-grown organs out of a patient`s own cells has been making blood vessels that deliver essential nutrients and dispose of hazardous waste from the system to keep our organs working properly.

Probe confirms `MV Prabhu Daya` had hit unidentifi

Preliminary probe by officials on Tuesday
"confirmed" that Singapore-flagged vessel `MV Prabhu Daya` had
hit a boat on March 1 off the Kerala coast.

Indian vessel, nine crew-members detained in Iran since Feb 16

An Indian vessel `MVS Ramban` carrying livestock, along with its 9 crew members has been detained by the Iranian authorities for over two weeks now, the Salaya Sailing Vessel Owner`s Association in the district said on Saturday.

Pirates release Thai fishing vessel after 8 months

The European Union Naval Force
says that Somali pirates have appear to have released a Thai
fishing vessel and its 28 crew eight months after the ship was
hijacked.

27 fishermen missing as vessel sinks off China coast

Twenty-seven fishermen are
missing after a Vietnam-registered vessel sank in the South
China Sea, Chinese maritime rescue authorities said.

Australia intercepts another vessel carrying about 56 people

Oz border authorities intercepted another vessel carrying about 56 people near Ashmore Island off Western Oz.

French science vessel sails again on climate voyage

French yacht Tara left on Sunday to chart climate change effects on micro-organisms producing oxygen.

Merchant vessel low on fuel drifts close to Mangalore beach

A merchant vessel with an eight
member crew, including seven Indonesians and an Iranian, today
drifted close to Mangalore coast after running low on fuel,
top Coast Guard and district officials said.

Pak-bound vessel with ammo detained in W Bengal

A Karachi-bound cargo vessel from
Bangladesh with heavy military supplies, including explosives,
was today detained by the police at Diamond Harbour in West
Bengal.

Seychelles coastguard vessel destroys two pirate boats

The Seychelles coastguard repelled
an attack by Somali pirates on Tuesday, destroying two of their
boats during a dramatic high-seas operation that started with
the brazen rescue of 27 fishermen.

Merchant ship collides with Coast Guard vessel, no casualties

A merchant ship on Tuesday collided
with an Indian Coast Guard vessel off the Mumbai Coast but no
one was injured.

Clue to foetal blood vessel failure found

Making a big breakthrough, researchers have uncovered why a foetal blood vessel can fail to close shortly after birth, causing serious health problems.

Clue to foetal blood vessel failure found

Making a big breakthrough, researchers have uncovered why a foetal blood vessel can fail to close shortly after birth, causing serious health problems.

Somali pirates seize Greek vessel with 28 people aboard

Somali pirates have seized a Greek vessel with 28 people aboard, including 16 Filipinos, the foreign department here said Tuesday.

Captain of sunken vessel in Taimyr had no permit for voyage

The captain of a motorboat, which sank at a lake in Taimyr two days ago did not have a permit for the voyage.

Cochin Shipyard Limited launches four ships

Cochin Shipyard on Monday launched
three platform supply ships and an Anchor Handling tug supply
vessel.