Wednesday, May 29, 2024 | Last Update : 02:23 PM IST

research Page-5

New immunotherapy to help fight cancer developed

A team led by an Indian-origin researcher has developed a novel cancer treatment.

11 Dec 2017 3:02 PM

Indians have felt anxiety over being unplugged: McAfee research

Almost one-third Indians admitted that they would want to completely unplug on a vacation if not for work obligations.

11 Dec 2017 2:53 PM

Rare human ancestor skeleton from 3.6 million years ago found

The researchers say it has taken 20 years to excavate, clean, reconstruct and analyse the fragile skeleton.

07 Dec 2017 9:30 AM

Artificial muscle patch can mend broken hearts

Unlike some human organs, the heart cannot regenerate itself after a heart attack.

29 Nov 2017 1:57 PM

Experts reveal top 6 tips to deal with children's fussy eating habits

According to the study published in the Journal of Child Health Care most children develop picky attributes around the age of two.

28 Nov 2017 6:54 PM


Radiologists want patients to get test results faster

In most medical practices, radiology teams interpret medical images but aren’t the ones who tell patients about the results.

19 Nov 2017 12:04 PM

Short-term probiotics can help shed those extra kilos

Further long-term studies are required to examine the effects of probiotic supplementation on various measures on body weight.

18 Nov 2017 2:50 PM

“Oil and Water don’t mix”, but what if they do?

Condensation-based method developed at MIT could create stable nanoscale emulsions.

11 Nov 2017 9:32 AM

When art comes to the rescue of depressed patients

Painting pictures based on themes and discussing the pictures with the therapist promotes self-reflection.

07 Nov 2017 5:52 PM

Sleep-deprivation similar to being drunk: study

This phenomenon suggests that regions of patients' brains were dozing, causing mental lapses, while the rest of the brain was awake.

07 Nov 2017 3:31 PM


Skull called oldest-known tsunami victim found in Papua New Guinea

Scientists say sediments in which bone found bear hallmarks of the giant wave. Skull fragment from coastal site dates back to 6,000 years ago.

27 Oct 2017 9:40 AM

Scientists working toward reversible kind of gene editing

Researchers are using CRISPR to develop malaria-resistant mosquitoes and to develop treatments that one day may help genetic diseases.

27 Oct 2017 8:52 AM

Daydreaming may indicate smartness, creativity

The findings open the door for follow-up research to further understand when mind wandering is harmful, and when it may actually be helpful.

25 Oct 2017 8:00 PM

Kaspersky Lab has nothing to hide, to open software for review

US administration last month barred government agencies from using Kaspersky Lab anti-virus products.

24 Oct 2017 9:17 AM

New NASA Study Improves Search for Habitable Worlds

The new work will help astronomers allocate scarce observing time to the most promising candidates for habitability.

20 Oct 2017 11:47 AM


Scientists finally discover last unknown structure of HIV virus

Researchers claim if this part of viral cell’s assembly is stopped, the HIV virus will not be able to replicate.

20 Oct 2017 10:54 AM

Antarctic penguin chicks face mass die-off alarm researchers

Sea ice extent in the polar regions varies each year, but climate change has made the fluctuation more extreme.

16 Oct 2017 8:52 AM

Arthritis prevalence rising among Indians: Analysis

The data is based on more than 6.4 million samples received for Arthritis (bone health) testing over the last 3.5 years since January 2014.

12 Oct 2017 12:34 PM

Third of smartphone notifications worsen our mood: study

Out of more than half a million notifications, the researchers found that 32 per cent resulted in negative emotions.

04 Oct 2017 2:00 PM

Chemical found around star deals blow to search for aliens

Such chemistry is an important step toward the origins of life.

03 Oct 2017 5:08 PM