Breakthrough! Five children receive new ears grown from their own cells

The scientists created reversed 3D-printed replicas of the children’s normal ears and used the replicas to make biodegradable moulds full of tiny holes.

Feb 01, 2018, 13:02 PM IST

Gut damage culprit of vaccine failure, malnutrition

The researchers suspected that food was not being properly digested by the children who were becoming stunted.

Dec 20, 2015, 10:09 AM IST

Gut infection can cause malnutrition, vaccine failure

Malnutrition is measured by children becoming stunted, or abnormally short for their age.

Dec 15, 2015, 13:00 PM IST

New test to measure if a person is pre-diabetic

The research team conducted a metabolomics study on four independent cohorts that involved a total of 452 participants.

Oct 31, 2015, 13:05 PM IST

Are antibiotics losing their effectiveness?

Antibiotic-resistant bacteria is on the rise creating numerous problems.

Oct 15, 2015, 13:17 PM IST