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Jumping Genes Likely To Protect Against Certain Blood Cancers

US scientists have found that transposons, also known as jumping genes, can protect against certain blood cancers and help develop new therapeutic targets. Transposons...

Watch Our Skin Closely To Pick Up Early Indicators Of A Medical Problem

Your skin, the largest organ of the human body, reflects everything that is going on inside your system while also acting as a protective...

Blood Group Does Not Make A Person Vulnerable To Covid-19

US researchers have claimed that blood group does not make a person vulnerable to Covid-19 infection nor does it increase the severity, debunking the...

Research: Examine The Role Of Cholesterol In Both Alzheimer And Type-2 Diabetes

Examining the role of cholesterol in both Alzheimer's disease and Type-2 diabetes, researchers have identified a small molecule that may help regulate cholesterol levels...

IISc Discovered More Efficient Way To Detect TB

Researchers in Microbiology and Cell Biology of the country's premier research institute, the Indian Institute of Sciences (IISc) have found a new, faster, and...

Study: Simple Blood Test Can Treat Specific Type Of Brain Tumor

A simple blood test could reduce, or in some cases replace, the need for intrusive surgery when determining the best course of treatment for...

Fat Cells May Influence How Body Reacts To Heart Failure

Limiting the amount of fat the body releases into the bloodstream from fat cells during heart failure could help improve outcomes for patients, say,...

Heavy Coffee Consumption Linked To Risk Of CVD

If you drink a lot of coffee throughout the day, it can increase the risk of cardiovascular diseases (CVD), a new study suggests. The...

What causes blood oxygenation to drop in many Covid19 patients

The decreased arterial blood oxygen levels in many Covid-19 cases could be caused by an infection in carotid bodies by SARS-CoV-2, the virus responsible...

Evinacumab Drug Reduces Bad Cholesterol By 50%

The investigational drug 'evinacumab' reduces low-density lipoprotein (LDL) 'bad' cholesterol by 50 percent in patients with severe hypercholesterolemia, researchers said. Hypercholesterolemia, also called high cholesterol,...

High-Level Uric Acid in Blood Reduces Lifespan

High levels of serum uric acid in the blood could reduce people's chance of surviving and also reduce their lifespans by up to 11...

Antibodies Fade Quickly In Covid-19 Recovering Patients: Study

Researchers have now claimed that antibody levels in the blood of Covid-19 patients drop rapidly during the weeks after their bodies have cleared the...

Scientists Detect Antibodies that Target SARS-CoV-2 in Covid Patients

Researchers, including one of Indian-origin, have documented the persistence of antibodies that target SARS-CoV-2 in hundreds of patients with Covid-19 at least three months...

Diabetic Retinopathy: How Diabetes Can Affect Your Eyes

By Dr Samyak V Mulkutkar Glucose is an essential energy source for all living cells of the human body, which is programmed in a way...

10 Facts on How Mosquitoes are One of the Deadliest Creatures in the World

A warmer climate, travel and trade are helping to spread mosquito-borne diseases as a deadly beast smaller than a paper clip poses a threat...

TPAG Stresses On Importance Of Safe Blood Transfusion For Everyone

In the run-up to the World Patient Safety Day to be observed on Thursday, the TPAG ((Thalassemia Patients Advocacy Group) has stressed on the...

Fear of COVID-19 Has Scared Away Most Blood Donors: Health Workers

By Moki Edwin Kindzeka Cameroon says it urgently needs more than 2,000 pints of blood to save the lives of about 300 people, including hemodialysis...

Convalescent Plasma Therapy Could Treat COVID-19 Patients

Ever since it was revealed that convalescent plasma (CP) therapy could help treat severely-ill COVID-19 patients, it was hailed as a magic bullet for...

Vitamin D: Predictor Of Health Risks In Ageing Men

Researchers have found that free and circulating vitamin D levels in the blood may be a better predictor of future health risks in ageing...

Estrogen May Lessen Severity of Covid-19 Symptoms in Women: Study

Researchers have revealed that estrogen may lessen the severity of Covid-19 symptoms in women, adding that this may be the reason why men are...

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