AI tool predicts cell behaviours during diseases, treatment

According to the researchers, scGen is a generative deep learning model that leverages ideas from image, sequence and language processing and applies them to model the behaviour of a cell performed on computer or via computer simulation.

Jul 31, 2019, 15:13 PM IST

3D shapes created from living tissue: Study

Researchers are now curious to learn whether they can stitch the developmental programme that control tissue folding together with others that control tissue patterning.

Dec 31, 2017, 11:22 AM IST

3D-printed, life-like blood vessel network created to pave way for artificial organs

Scientists have successfully created 3D printed life-like, functional blood vessel network, an advance which could pave the way for artificial organs and regenerative therapies.

Mar 07, 2017, 18:04 PM IST

How does obesity take its toll on distant organs?

How obesity causes disease in the organs that are distant from those where the fat accumulates is not well-known. Now, a team of scientists has taken an important step towards understanding the links between obesity and the related, yet physically distant, diseases it causes.

May 22, 2016, 11:14 AM IST

New technique allows viewing of cells and tissues under skin

The technique, called MOZART, was developed by researchers at the Stanford University in California, which shows intricate real-time details in three dimensions of the lymph and blood vessels in a living animal. 

Mar 20, 2016, 18:51 PM IST

New approach to preserving organs for later use

 Researchers at Oregon State University (OSU) have discovered a new approach to preserving tissues and even organs for later use.

Nov 30, 2015, 18:56 PM IST

Over 400 organ donors registered during a campaign

Over 400 people, including teenagers, have registered to donate their organs during a campaign organised here by a city-based hospital.

Sep 12, 2015, 15:46 PM IST

New, shape-shifting sensor to report internal body conditions

A team of scientists has devised and demonstrated new shape-shifting probe devices that will be able to detect and measure localized conditions on the molecular scale deep within tissues.

Apr 12, 2015, 12:05 PM IST

Madame Tussauds hires tissue attendants for 'weepy' 1D fans

To witness the world mourning for the loss of Zayn Malik fromOne Direction, Madame Tussauds has now hired tissue attendants to wipe off the tears of band's fans viewing their waxwork following vocalist's exit.

Apr 01, 2015, 20:19 PM IST

Indian American develops new imaging technique

A new imaging technique developed by an Indian American scientist will allow pathologists a peek into the structures of tissues and cells, enabling quicker and better diagnostic assessments.

Mar 25, 2015, 14:09 PM IST

Diaper compound to help scientists see tissues clearly

A modified form of the super-absorbent chemical used in disposable diapers can expand brain structures to four and a half times their original size, a recent study shows.

Jan 24, 2015, 12:15 PM IST

DNA 'smart glue' may help build tissues, organs

DNA strands can act as a glue to hold together 3-D-printed materials that could someday be used to grow tissues and organs in the lab, a new study has found.

Jan 15, 2015, 16:47 PM IST

DNA 'glue' can help grow tissues, organs

DNA molecules can act as a glue to hold together 3D-printed materials that could be used to grow tissues and organs in the lab, researchers report.

Jan 15, 2015, 13:28 PM IST

Way found to make self-folding 3D structures

Inspired by the Japanese art of origami, researchers have found a way to make reversibly self-folding 3D structures.

Jan 09, 2015, 13:46 PM IST

Breast reconstruction with patient's own tissues leads to better satisfaction

 A new study has revealed that it leads to better satisfaction when patient's own tissues are used for reconstruction of breast than implants for women who have undergone mastectomy.

Dec 30, 2014, 15:22 PM IST

11 implants allow woman to walk after 36 years

For 48-year-old Sachi, life remained painful for more than three decades.

Dec 05, 2014, 21:53 PM IST

How to 'turn off' autoimmune diseases revealed

In a new study, scientists have reached a step further in the battle against autoimmune diseases by discovering how to put a stop to the cells attacking healthy body tissue.

Sep 04, 2014, 12:46 PM IST

Better tissue healing with `dissolving` hydrogels

Regenerating bone tissue through stem cells can now be easier and more precise.

Jun 09, 2014, 16:38 PM IST

Researchers re-grow cartilage, hair, bone and soft tissues in mouse model

While young animals have the ability to repair their tissues effortlessly, a new study has suggested that this capacity can be recaptured in adults too.

Nov 08, 2013, 18:44 PM IST

New protein that guides and stimulates blood vessel formation identified

Researchers have identified a protein that is expressed by human bone marrow stem cells that helps guide and stimulate the formation of blood vessels.

Oct 21, 2013, 14:07 PM IST