Study suggests way to re-energise tired T cells when treating cancer

A new study by researchers at The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center -- Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solove Research Institute (OSUCCC -- James) suggests a way to re-energize critical killer immune cells that have become exhausted when fighting cancer or chronic viral infections.

Updated: Jan 29, 2023 04:56 IST

Research explains why high fat diet could reduce brain's ability to regulate food intake

Regularly eating a high fat/calorie diet could reduce the brain's ability to regulate calorie intake. New research in rats found that after short periods of being fed a high fat/high calorie diet, the brain adapts to react to what is being ingested and reduces the amount of food eaten to balance calorie intake.

Updated: Jan 29, 2023 04:55 IST

Cardiovascular disease linked to worse brain health in middle age: Research

People with early cardiovascular disease may be more likely to have memory and thinking problems and worse brain health in middle age, according to new research published in the online issue of Neurology, the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology.

Updated: Jan 29, 2023 04:19 IST

Milk's packaging influences its flavour: Research

The dairy industry strives to preserve the quality and safety of milk products while maintaining the freshest possible taste for consumers. To date, the industry has largely focused on packaging milk in light-blocking containers to preserve freshness, but little has been understood about how the packaging itself influences milk flavor. However, a new study confirms that packaging affects taste -- and paperboard cartons do not preserve milk freshness as well as glass and plastic containers.

Updated: Jan 29, 2023 04:18 IST

Our response will be strong, fast, accurate: Israeli PM Netanyahu on Jerusalem synagogue terror attack

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Saturday in a statement extended condolences to the families of those killed in Jerusalem synagogue attack that took place on Friday and claimed atleast 8 lives. He said that Israel's response to the heinous attack will be will be strong, fast and accurate.

Updated: Jan 29, 2023 04:17 IST

K'taka: Students evacuated from hostel over protests against bad food in Ballari

Students of Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribes have been ordered to be expelled from the hostel due to their protest against the poor quality of food being served in the hostel in Ballari in Karnataka.

Updated: Jan 29, 2023 03:59 IST

Earthquake of magnitude 5.9 strikes Iran, kills 2

An earthquake of magnitude 5.9 on the Richter scale hit the city of Khoy in Iran on Saturday, the United States Geological Survey (USGS) reported.

Updated: Jan 29, 2023 03:05 IST

Prez Ibrahim Solih wins Maldivian Democratic Party presidential primary, gets ticket

Maldivian President Ibrahim Solih won the presidential primary elections of the ruling Maldivian Democratic Party (MDP)'s on Saturday, reported avas.mv.

Updated: Jan 29, 2023 02:40 IST

PM Modi cautions against attempts to create divisions in country

Prime Minister Narendra Modi strongly cautioned against the efforts to sow differences and create chasm amongst the people, said a press release by Prime Minister's Office on Saturday.

Updated: Jan 29, 2023 02:39 IST

Protests sweep across Afghanistan over burning of Quran in Sweden, Netherlands

Widespread protests swept Afghanistan after Holy Quran was desecrated in parts of Europe like Sweden and the Netherlands. Numerous people condemned the action as they gathered in Kabul and called it against human and Islamic laws, TOLOnews reported on Saturday.

Updated: Jan 29, 2023 02:17 IST

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