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Scientists seek foot, mouth disease virus to fight pancreatic cancer

The study was published in Theranostics. Working jointly with Spirogen and ADC Therapeutics, the team have used the peptide to carry a highly potent drug, called tesirine, to the pancreatic cancer cells.

Feb 12, 2020, 13:27 PM IST

Body of Telangana student missing in London found

According to information reaching Ujwal Sriharsha's family in Khammam district on Tuesday, his body was identified by his father Uday Pratap. The cause of the death is still not known.

Sep 03, 2019, 17:27 PM IST

5D black hole may 'break' Einstein's general relativity

A singularity is a point where gravity is so intense that space, time, and the laws of physics, break down.

Feb 21, 2016, 21:02 PM IST

Dinosaurs did show off sexual display to woo mates

 While you must have read about dinosaurs being engaged in “foreplay”, British scientists now reveal that they used large ornamental structures such as horns and head crests in sexual displays and to assert social dominance.

Jan 14, 2016, 12:43 PM IST

Listening to music during surgery reduces pain, anxiety

Listening to music before, during and after surgery reduces people's pain, anxiety and need for painkillers, according to the most comprehensive review of available evidence so far.

Aug 13, 2015, 16:40 PM IST

Cell phones can be charged using sound

The ultimate device generates five volts, which is enough to charge a phone.

Aug 13, 2014, 15:32 PM IST

Aircraft noise linked to higher risk of heart disease and stroke

Exposure to high levels of aircraft noise near busy international airports has been linked to a higher risk of heart disease and strokes in two separate studies from Britain and the United States.

Oct 09, 2013, 12:33 PM IST

Vitamin D may help treat tuberculosis

Vitamin D, a vitamin synthesized by the body when exposed to sunlight, can help the body fight infections of deadly tuberculosis, researchers say.

Sep 05, 2012, 12:07 PM IST