New York, March 6 (IANS) A new blood test may extend the window of accurate detection from weeks to months after the onset of Zika infection, giving clinicians a powerful new tool to screen for Zika throughout pregnancy, a new study led by an Indian-orgin researcher suggests.
New York, March 6 (IANS) Scientists have developed a new tool that helps to identify which patients undergoing total hip replacement may be at higher risk for an implant dislocation after surgery.
Toronto, March 6 (IANS) Scientists, including one of Indian-origin, have identified a gene that is responsible for neurodevelopmental disorders, including autism, an advance that may pave the way for developing treatments.
London, March 6 (IANS) The portion sizes of some of Britain's most popular foods are to be cut, with health officials telling the public it is time "to get on a diet", a media report said on Tuesday.
Canberra, March 6 (IANS) The wreckage of a US aircraft carrier that was sunk during the World War Two has been found off the east coast of Australia, authorities said on Tuesday.
New Delhi, March 5 (IANS) Medical technology company Medtronic on Monday said it has committed itself to providing ear care to 10 million poor people in the country through its Indian subsidiary by 2025.
Jaipur, March 5 (IANS) After Rajasthan Governor Kalyan Singh tested negative for H1N1 on Monday in Delhi's Apollo Hospital, Rajasthan State Health Medical Department is facing criticism for incorrectly diagnosing the Governor with swine-flu.
Bengaluru, March 5 (IANS) Cyber security, Big Data analytics and Artificial Intelligence (AI) are among the top technologies employed by healthcare and life sciences firms across the world, a report by global software major Infosys said on Monday.
New York, March 5 (IANS) An experimental HIV antibody tested on a group of monkeys showed to be effective as it suppressed the virus for nearly six months without additional treatment, researchers have found.
Sydney, March 3 (IANS) Three people have died and 15 others have fallen ill in a listeria bacteria outbreak linked to contaminated rockmelons in Australia, according to the country's health authorities.
New York, March 3 (IANS) Long-term antibiotic overuse or misuse may make people drug resistant and vulnerable to infection, impacting cancer treatment efficacy in a negative way, new research suggests.
New York, March 3 (IANS) Young men are more likely to experience first-episode psychosis, defined as the first manifestation of one or more severe mental disorders including schizophrenia, bipolar affective disorder, and depression, compared to women of the same age group, says a new study.
New York, March 2 (IANS) Researchers have developed a new cell culture strategy that promises to illuminate the mysterious early stages of human papillomavirus (HPV) infection.
Bejing, March 2 (IANS) A common rheumatoid arthritis drug may be an effective new therapy for lowering blood glucose levels in patients with Type-2 diabetes, according to a study.
New Delhi, Feb 28 (IANS) Services will not be available till 2.30 p.m. on all lines of Delhi Metro on Friday on account of Holi, DMRC said on Wednesday.