Cure

  • 16 books to pre-order in 2014 07-01-2014 04:34 PM

    Heads-up for autumn/winter 2016, when Aleph will publish the much-anticipated novel A Suitable Girl by Vikram Seth. Less than 24 months to give A Suitable Boy another go, people! 1. The Bone Clocks David Mitchell Hachette A new David Mitchell book is an event, at par with a Christopher Nolan...
  • Vaccination key to combat cervical cancer: Researchers 26-12-2013 03:42 PM

    Cervical cancer is the second most common cancer in women and is responsible for nearly 10 percent of cancer deaths in women, particularly in developing countries. In India, it kills over 74,000 women every year. Now, researchers have completed a systematic and comprehensive genomic analysis of cervical cancer in two...
  • New stem cell technique may provide cancer cure 12-08-2013 05:32 PM

    London: Scientists have developed a new stem cell technique which they believe could lead to a quicker treatment for cancer and reduce reliance on chemotherapy. The method would also be more effective at stopping the disease from returning by reprogramming cancer-fighting cells, researchers said.The technique takes white blood cells and...
  • First look into HIV's coating may lead to AIDS cure 31-05-2013 12:49 PM

    Washington: Scientists have for the first time built a detailed molecular model of the complex structure of the inner protein shell of HIV, paving way for potential new treatments for the deadly virus. A team led by researchers at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine described the 4-million-atom structure...
  • Diabetes drug may restore memory in Alzheimer patients 12-12-2012 06:16 PM

    Toronto: A drug intended for diabetes appears to restore memory in brain cells affected by Alzheimer's disease, researchers say. Medical researchers at the University of Alberta led by Jack Jhamandas took brain tissue from animal models with Alzheimer's disease and tested the tissue in the lab, looking specifically at the...
  • Cure for baldness on the anvil? 04-09-2011 03:51 PM

    Washington: It seems the cure for baldness is on the anvil, for scientists claim they have discovered the source of signals that trigger hair growth. A team at Yale University has identified stem cells within the skin's fatty layer and showed that molecular signals from these cells were necessary to...
  • Treating cancer with gold? 09-08-2011 02:07 PM

    Washington: Using gold as a potential treatment for cancer could soon become a reality, thanks to a combination of imaging techniques. An international team, led by University of Western Australia and Griffith University, has described how using two imaging techniques can allow scientists to see where gold complexes used in...
  • Want to live forever? Scientist sees aging cured 05-07-2011 12:39 PM

    London: If Aubrey de Grey's predictions are right, the first person who will live to see their 150th birthday has already been born. And the first person to live for 1,000 years could be less than 20 years younger. A biomedical gerontologist and chief scientist of a foundation dedicated to...
  • Got a bad hangover? Try honey on toast 24-12-2010 12:13 PM

    London: Got a bad hangover? Try honey on toast, says a new study. Researchers from the Royal Society of Chemistry claim to have found that taking honey, the natural sweetener, is a great way to help the human body deal with the toxic effects of a hangover. According to them,...
  • Starfish could cure asthma, arthritis 10-12-2010 04:40 PM

    London: Starfish may soon provide treatment for inflammatory conditions such as asthma and arthritis, say experts. The slimy substance that coats the spiny starfish was 'better than Teflon' at stopping debris from sticking to the creature that sits on the ocean floor, thus keeping it clean, researchers from the Scottish...
  • Doctor talk: All about Meningitis 01-06-2009 05:51 PM

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  • Will cure be found for haemophilia? 17-04-2007 03:40 PM

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  • Herbs can help check bad breath 13-10-2006 11:48 AM

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