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IIT Madras researchers find active principle from turmeric can potentially improve outcomes of cancer therapies

The team found that treating leukaemia (blood/bone-marrow cancer) cells with curcumin sensitises the cells to TRAIL and results in more efficient cell death

Published on 13th July 2020
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Scientists discover new drug to combat inflammation that may help fight COVID-19

The therapeutic drug, described in the journal Cell Reports, is called TAT CARMIL1, and is actually a combination of two naturally occurring small proteins or peptides

Published on 5th July 2020
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Tea, Haritaki extracts may act as potential therapeutic options against COVID-19: IIT Delhi study

The research team led by institute professor Ashok Kumar Patel said that medical plants can provide a cost-effective therapeutic option to curb the severity of the viral disease in humans

Published on 2nd July 2020
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We need to conserve the heritage and practices of India's tribals, prune detrimental ones: Prof S B Roy, IBRAD

Professor S B Roy also added that India has a problem of food security, climate change, use of fertilisers and to solve these the tribals are the best bet

Published on 30th June 2020
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Home-based COVID-19 test could be reality soon: IIT Delhi, National Chemical Laboratory, Pune to collaborate

According to the team, the project aims to develop an ELISA (Enzyme Linked Immunoassay) based diagnostic serological assay against COVID-19

Published on 28th June 2020
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COVID-19 could trigger onset of diabetes in healthy people, complications in diabetic patients: Study

According to the researchers, by entering these tissues, the virus may cause multiple and complex dysfunctions of glucose metabolism

Published on 14th June 2020
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Check out this new simplified COVID-19 antibody test by the researchers of UNC

Scientists have developed a new simplified COVID-19 diagnostic test that can be ramped up to analyse thousands of blood samples at labs lacking the resources

Published on 12th June 2020
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Repetitive negative thinking linked to dementia risk, says a new study

In the study of people aged over 55, published in Alzheimer's & Dementia, researchers found 'repetitive negative thinking' (RNT) is linked to subsequent cognitive decline

Published on 8th June 2020
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IIT Guwahati start-up develops tunnel that can disinfect you in seven seconds for just Rs 2

This innovation can be used in hospitals, office buildings, residential societies, food markets, school, colleges, bus stands, cinema halls, malls, and more

Published on 3rd June 2020
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This IRS officer has cooked and fed over 5 lakh migrants during the lockdown. Here's what he has planned next

Aditya formed a Whatsapp group and it all spiraled from there. Help poured in, people came forward and WECARE was born. This is what happened as the migrants walked along the Mathura highway

Published on 2nd June 2020
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Sun Pharma gets DGCI nod to start clinical trials with Nafamostat mesylate

Nafamostat was found to be the most potent drug and was able to inhibit Coronavirus entry at very low concentrations across various studies

Published on 29th May 2020
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Snacking on almonds may improve cardiovascular health: Study

The study participants from the UK, who had above-average cardiovascular disease risk, consumed almonds or a calorie-matched control snack in the six-week trial

Published on 29th May 2020
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HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal: Encourage India's institutions to take research further to turn COVID crisis into an opportunity

From the IITs to the smallest institutions, almost everyone has innovated in some way to help the fight against COVID. This is why we need to foster research and use it indigenously for development

Published on 28th May 2020
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How Singapore and India are contributing to a COVID-19 vaccine race

Without a vaccine and an effective treatment, we may never get back to life as it used to be. With new cases in the US and Europe declining, they are starting to gradually re-open their economies

Published on 25th May 2020
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First COVID-19 vaccine human trial finds it is safe, induces immune response

However, the scientists, including those from the Beijing Institute of Biotechnology in China said further research is needed to confirm whether the vaccine protects against SARS-COV-2 infection

Published on 23rd May 2020

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