Biological sciences

Common mental health treatments may harm left-handed people: Study

It involves a mild electrical stimulation or a magnetic stimulation to the left side of the brain, to encourage approach-related emotions.

Jun 19, 2018, 11:56 AM IST

It's a good time to enter the biosciences field in India

Our sensory system has the ability to discriminate signals coming from eyes, ears and skin, says Shubha Tole, associate professor and principal investigator, Department of Biological Sciences, Tata

Dec 23, 2014, 00:20 AM IST

Obesity may actually alter our sense of taste

A new study has suggested that obesity could change the way our tongues react to different foods.

Nov 22, 2013, 12:38 PM IST

Mosquitoes can smell hosts better during night

Researchers have found that the major malaria vector in Africa is able to smell major human host odorants better at night.

Aug 31, 2013, 15:40 PM IST