Monday, 30 March 2020
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Cellular train track deformities shed light on neurological disease: Study
In a breakthrough study, researchers have found a new technique that allows them to test how the deformation of tiny train track-like cell proteins affects their function. The fin...
Diet affects microbial composition of human gut: Study
The microbial composition of the human gut is largely affected by the diet consumed by the individual, suggests a new study....
Gene mutation enhances cognitive flexibility in mice
In a recent study, researchers have discovered in mice what they believe is the first known genetic mutation to improve cognitive flexibility -- the ability to adapt to changing s...
Study identifies new therapeutic strategy against diabetes
Maintaining vitamin D receptor (VDR) levels in pancreatic cells that synthesise and secrete insulin (b cells) could contribute to protecting against the development of diabetes an...
Rate of liver cancer increasing globally: Study
A recent research has thrown light on the globally increasing rates of liver diseases....
Study identifies critical enzyme as potential target for treating male infertility
Researchers in a recent study have identified an enzyme that plays a crucial role in maintaining the chromosomal pairing during the pachytene stage of meiosis -- the process of ma...
New research may help the elderly to stay physically strong for longer period
A new study has discovered a mechanism that may help elder adults stay physically strong for a longer period....
Plant-based diet can help manage asthma, high-fat foods may raise its risk
People who consume a plant-based diet are at lower risk of asthma, recent research suggests. At the same time, consumption of dairy products and high-fat foods raise the risk....
Expectant mothers can consider natural birth than repeat cesarean delivery: Study
Here's some positive news for women who have previously had a caesarean and are wondering if they can go in for natural birth....
Strict isolation effective in lowering mortality rates: Study
Amid the fast-spreading coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, researchers have revealed that strict and early isolation and other preventative mandates may be really effective in minim...
An insight into ambulatory blood pressure monitoring in kidney disease patients
In a recent study researchers offer insights gained from ambulatory blood pressure monitoring, which is conducted while people go about their daily activities, including during sl...
A daily dose of aspirin does not mitigate dementia
According to a recent study taking a low-dose aspirin once a day does not reduce the risk of thinking and memory problems triggered by mild cognitive impairment or probable Alzhei...
Inaccurate info on social media, don't stop your pills: Scientists
Amid the fast-spreading coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, researchers have advised that heart and kidney patients should keep taking their medicines as inaccurate medical informati...
Acupuncture can reduce migraine headaches
People suffering from migraine headaches can rely on acupuncture, a form of alternative medicine, as compared to both sham (placebo) acupuncture and usual care, suggests a new tri...
How trans fats assist cell death
A molecular link between some trans fats and a variety of disorders, including cardiovascular and neurodegenerative diseases, has been uncovered by researchers in a recent study. ...
COVID-19 may cause cardiac injuries in patients without heart conditions
Researchers now claim that COVID-19 can have fatal consequences for people with underlying cardiovascular disease and cause cardiac injury even in patients without underlying hear...
Eat plant-based diet, avoid dairy products to prevent asthma
Suffering from asthma? Read this carefully. Following a plant-based diet can help prevent and manage asthma, while dairy products and high-fat foods raise the risk, a new study su...
Stimulating immune responses in early stages of COVID-19 may hold key to its effective treatment
Sun Tsu, in 'The Art of War' speaks of a skilful general who can subdue his enemy without any fighting. This constitutes the ultimate triumph which is referred to as stratagem. To...
Fasting for weight loss: Know the pros and cons
Across India, fasting is generally linked with religious beliefs, and people fast before or during traditional rituals. On the other hand, fasting also has many health benefits an...
Study focuses on boosting immune response to vaccines in older people
A recent research shows that the immune system of older mice can be given a helping hand by applying immunology expertise and some genital wart treatment (don't try this at home j...
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Brian Cox: I think about taking it easy
COVID-19 aid: Liam Payne provides support to food banks
Ashley Lobo takes digital route for dance
I support 'brave decision' to postpone Olympics: Osaka
'Gully Boy' sweeps Critics' Choice Film Awards
DJ Diplo praises queer artistes for changing the way music exists
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