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Wednesday, 11 December 2019

Science News

  • IIT Roorkee Researchers identify new enzyme from Yak cheese

    Science |  News | 0 Comment | 08 May, 2018

    Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee Researchers have identified a new enzyme from yak cheese that has the potential to improve the nutritional value of cereals by improving bioavailabili...Read more

  • CSIR-NCL develops TB drug with improved stability

    Science |  News | 0 Comment | 04 May, 2018

    The Pune-based CSIR National Chemical Laboratory (CSIR-NCL), has come up with an anti-tuberculosis (anti-TB) cocrystal drug with improved stability. The research work done by professor AK ...Read more

  • US scientists develop pill for better cancer detection

    Science |  News | 0 Comment | 04 May, 2018

    Scientists at the University of Michigan have developed a pill that carries a dye to ‘light up’ tumours upon exposure to infrared light, helping with diagnosis of breast cancer....Read more

  • IIT-D team develops faster typhoid diagnostic method

    Science |  News | 1 Comment | 27 Apr, 2018

    A group of scientists at the Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi (IIT-D) has developed a rapid and accurate method for diagnosis of Salmonella typhi bacteria which causes enteric fever an...Read more

  • IIT-R scientists work on treating chikungunya

    Science |  News | 0 Comment | 23 Apr, 2018

    A group of scientists at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Roorkee, has developed a small molecule that has good antiviral activity against chikungunya virus. The researchers have r...Read more

  • IASST team develops healing bandage

    Science |  News | 0 Comment | 14 Apr, 2018

    A group of researchers at the Institute of Advanced Study in Science and Technology (IASST), Guwahati, has fabricated a smart bandage material that can heal wounds better and faster an...Read more

  • UK team develops novel skin patch for diabetes

    Science |  News | 0 Comment | 13 Apr, 2018

    A group of scientists at the University of Bath has created a non-invasive adhesive patch that promises the measurement of glucose levels through the skin without carrying out the pain...Read more

  • IIT researchers develop breast cancer detection technique

    Science |  News | 0 Comment | 11 Apr, 2018

    A team of researchers at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Ropar, has developed an active infrared thermography (IRT) technique for detection of early breast cancer. It is a fast, pa...Read more

  • CSIR-CLRI team use industry waste to treat wounds

    Science |  News | 0 Comment | 09 Apr, 2018

    A team of scientists at the Chennai-based CSIR-Central Leather Research Institute (CSIR-CLRI) has extracted protein from discarded animal tissues and demonstrated a better use in the form o...Read more

  • Research shows how muscles regulate their oxygen consumption

    Science |  News | 0 Comment | 04 Apr, 2018

    After exercise muscles consume oxygen to produce energy, until the level of oxygen drops below a particular threshold. Subsequently, energy is generated by the process of anaerobic metabol...Read more

  • Indian scientist fabricates injectable bandage

    Science |  News | 0 Comment | 04 Apr, 2018

    A team of scientists led by Dr. Akhilesh K. Gaharwar, at the Texas A&M University, has successfully fabricated an injectable bandage to stop bleeding and promote wound healing. The team...Read more

  • IIT-G researchers use silk scaffolds for bone regeneration

    Science |  News | 0 Comment | 26 Mar, 2018

    A group of researchers at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Guwahati has developed a scaffold made of silk composite functionalised with copper-doped bioactive glass to facilitate fa...Read more

  • Indian scientists develop app for monitoring blood pressure

    Science |  News | 0 Comment | 16 Mar, 2018

    A team of scientists, few of Indian origin, at Michigan State University in the US has developed a new smartphone app and hardware that could help measure blood pressure more accuratel...Read more

  • IISc researchers explore asthma drug for treating TB

    Science |  News | 0 Comment | 08 Mar, 2018

    A team of researchers at the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) has found that an existing anti-asthma drug is effective against tuberculosis and can help address the problem of drug resist...Read more

  • UoH scientists devise nanomedicine against malaria

    Science |  News | 1 Comment | 28 Feb, 2018

    A team of scientists at the University of Hyderabad (UoH) has developed a new drug delivery system, which comes with a time temperature clock, and has the potential to neutralise the mosqui...Read more

  • IIT-D researchers develop 3D-scar tissue model

    Science |  News | 0 Comment | 26 Feb, 2018

    A team of researchers at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi have for the first time developed a 3D scar-tissue model through tissue engineering. The team was successful in repli...Read more

  • US researchers study tears to diagnose Parkinson's

    Science |  News | 0 Comment | 23 Feb, 2018

    Tears may hold clues to whether someone has Parkinson's disease, according to a preliminary study released by Mark Lew, MD, of the Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern Cali...Read more

  • Scientists at IIT design novel wound healing patch

    Science |  News | 0 Comment | 18 Feb, 2018

    A team of scientists at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Madras has developed a new material that can be used to make patches to help in healing of wounds and in preventing in...Read more