Therapeutic targets in canine brain tumours can be provided by varying immune cell levels

Washington [US], August 22 (ANI): High-grade gliomas, or brain tumours, in dogs contain more immune cells associated with suppressing immune response than low-grade gliomas, as per the findings of a new study.

Updated: Aug 22, 2021 22:24 IST

Fetal membranes can heal themselves after injury

London [UK], August 22 (ANI): According to the finds of new research, fetal membranes can repair themselves after injury.

Updated: Aug 22, 2021 22:14 IST

Novel AI blood testing technology can identify lung cancers with high accuracy

Maryland [US], August 22 (ANI): A novel artificial intelligence blood-testing technology developed by researchers at the Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center was found to detect over 90 per cent of lung cancers in samples from nearly 800 individuals with and without cancer.

Updated: Aug 22, 2021 22:03 IST

New ways to estimate climate change impacts on agriculture: Study

Washington [US], August 22 (ANI): A new study by agricultural economists at the University of Illinois took a closer look at how choice of statistical methodology influences climate study results. They also proposed a more accurate and place-specific approach to data analysis.

Updated: Aug 22, 2021 18:56 IST

Researchers create novel TB vaccine formulation

Washington [US], August 22 (ANI): Researchers at Purdue University and Houston Methodist Research Institute have developed a novel strategy for creating an effective vaccine for the widespread form of tuberculosis. The findings of the study were published in the journal 'Cell Reports Medicine'.

Updated: Aug 22, 2021 00:18 IST

Ecosystems can be stabilised by collective movements of flocking birds, schooling fish

Washington [US], August 21 (ANI): According to the findings of new research by Oregon State University, schools of herring, herds of wildebeest and countless other groups of organisms that act in concert can help complex ecosystems maintain their stability and diversity.

Updated: Aug 21, 2021 22:55 IST

Live immune cells in coral, sea anemone identified during study

Florida [US], August 21 (ANI): Specialized immune cells in the cauliflower coral and starlet sea anemone that can help fight infection has been identified by scientists during a recent study.

Updated: Aug 21, 2021 22:29 IST

New clues regarding formation of solar system discovered

Washington [US], August 21 (ANI): A region of active star formation in the constellation Ophiuchus is giving astronomers new insights into the conditions in which our own solar system was born.

Updated: Aug 21, 2021 15:00 IST

Planetary scientists find evidence of solar-driven change on Moon

Washington [US], August 21 (ANI): Tiny iron nanoparticles unlike any found naturally on Earth are nearly everywhere on the Moon--and scientists are trying to understand why. A new study led by scientists at Northern Arizona University (NAU), uncovered important clues to help understand the surprisingly active lunar surface.

Updated: Aug 21, 2021 09:13 IST

Researchers develop novel AI blood testing technology to identify lung cancers

Maryland [US], August 20 (ANI): In samples from nearly 800 individuals with and without cancer, over 90 per cent of lung cancers was detected by a novel artificial intelligence blood-testing technology developed by researchers at Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center.

Updated: Aug 20, 2021 23:04 IST

'True' Blue Moon to appear on August 22

Washington [US], August 20 (ANI): If you are a selenophile, then this news might interest you! The American Astronomical Society has just indicated that if the skies would be clear this weekend, then the full moon of Sunday, August 22, will be a 'Blue Moon'.

Updated: Aug 20, 2021 09:07 IST

Existing drugs kill SARS-CoV2 in cells, claims study

Washington [US], August 20 (ANI): Since the beginning of the pandemic, researchers worldwide have been looking for ways to treat COVID-19. While the COVID-19 vaccines represent the best measure to prevent the disease, therapies for those who do get infected remain in short supply.

Updated: Aug 20, 2021 08:09 IST

Scientists explore how a Parkinson's disease-linked protein attacks mitochondria

Washington [US], August 19 (ANI): A new study has shown how a protein associated with Parkinson's disease can damage the mitochondria, organelles inside cells that carry out a medley of vital tasks.

Updated: Aug 19, 2021 18:53 IST

New study finds plastics are a tad rubbery, paving way for better products

Washington [US], August 19 (ANI): A new study by researchers at the University of South Florida (USF) and collaborating institutions around the world, has found that plastics are a tad rubbery, which could pave the way for better products, such as improved batteries, automobile paint and cellphone screens.

Updated: Aug 19, 2021 15:45 IST

Magnets could offer better control of prosthetic limbs: Study

Washington [US], August 19 (ANI): Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology have developed a new strategy that could offer much more precise control of prosthetic limbs. After inserting small magnetic beads into muscle tissue, they can accurately measure the length of a muscle as it contracts, and this measurement can be relayed to a robotic prosthesis within milliseconds.

Updated: Aug 19, 2021 08:00 IST

Study finds new evidence that fetal membranes can heal themselves after injury

London [UK], August 18 (ANI): Scientists from Queen Mary University of London and UCL have shown that fetal membranes can repair themselves after injury.

Updated: Aug 18, 2021 16:04 IST

Genome-editing strategy developed for potential Alzheimer's disease therapy: Study

Hong Kong, August 18 (ANI): An international research team led by scientists from the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) has developed a novel strategy using brain-wide genome-editing technology that can reduce Alzheimer's disease (AD) pathologies in genetically modified AD mouse models. This advanced technology offers immense potential to be translated as a novel long-acting therapeutic treatment for AD patients.

Updated: Aug 18, 2021 08:24 IST

Study identifies live immune cells in coral, sea anemone

Florida [US], August 17 (ANI): During a new study, scientists identified specialized immune cells in the cauliflower coral and starlet sea anemone that can help fight infection.

Updated: Aug 17, 2021 23:41 IST

Study attempts first global risk index for pollinator declines, effects on humanity

Cambridge [UK], August 17 (ANI): A new research has attempted to create the first planetary risk index of the causes and effects of dramatic pollinator declines and their effects on humanity.

Updated: Aug 17, 2021 14:01 IST

Study finds new clues regarding formation of solar system

Washington [US], August 17 (ANI): A study of the Ophiuchus star-forming complex has offered new insights into the conditions in which our own solar system was born.

Updated: Aug 17, 2021 13:02 IST

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