New York, Sep 25 (IANS) Researchers at the University of Texas at San Antonio are working towards developing a non-invasive method to detect prostate cancer through urine sample.
London, Sep 25 (IANS) Scientists at the University of Manchester in Britain have developed a chemical compound that is able to block a key component of inflammatory response implicated in many cancers, Alzheimer's disease and cardiovascular disease.
Bengaluru, Sep 25 (IANS) Infosys Foundation, IT major Infosys' philanthropic arm, has signed a Rs 5 crore MoU with the Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bengaluru to enhance research related to infectious diseases, the company said on Monday.
Abu Dhabi, Sep 25 (IANS) Egyptian national Eman Ahmed Abdelaty, once known as the world heaviest woman, passed away here on Monday, a media report said.
Patna, Sep 25 (IANS) There is a high probability of girls getting married below the legal age of 18 when there is preference for male offspring at birth, according to a study conducted by the Gender Alliance for Bihar using modified methodology of the World Economic Forum for Census 2011.
Sao Paulo, Sep 24 (IANS) People suffering from chronic migraine headaches are thrice as likely to suffer from severe jawbone disorder, according to a study.
Shimla, Sep 24 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi will lay the foundation stone of an AIIMS in Himachal Pradesh's Bilaspur town on October 3, Union Health Minister J.P. Nadda said on Sunday.
Ahmedabad, Sep 23 (IANS) Global healthcare provider Zydus Cadila on Saturday said it received approval from the US Federal Drug Authority (USFDA) to market Amlodipine and Olmesartan Medoxomil tablets for the treatment of hypertension.
New Delhi, Sep 23 (IANS) Delhi's Lt Governor Anil Baijal on Saturday inaugurated an international conference on preventable blindness here, calling for better adoption of non-invasive technologies for eye care as surgeries have a longer recovery period.
Bhubaneswar, Sep 23 (IANS) The Odisha government said on Saturday it would provide Rs 1,000 as transportation cost to pregnant women from inaccessible areas to facilitate their institutional delivery.
London, Sep 23 (IANS) Researchers have identified a new genetic syndrome caused by alterations in a gene that predisposes the body to early formations of tumours and chemotherapy toxicity.
London, Sep 23 (IANS) The rapid spread of "super malaria" in Southeast Asia is an alarming global threat, scientists have warned.
Mumbai, Sep 22 (IANS) Nirvaan, India's smallest and youngest pre-term baby born after 22 weeks only, who had to remain in Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) for 132 days, was discharged from a city hospital here on Friday, said hospital authorities.
New Delhi/New York, Sep 22 (IANS) Thirty-two countries, having the world's 85 million children under the age of five, do not have any essential policy that supports families with young children, a UNICEF report said.
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) India will host a global conference on stroke, which is likely to be attended by over 500 experts from various medically advanced nations. The meet will focus on the advancements in stroke management.