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Washington, Aug 29 (IANS) Scientists have identified a gene that seems to make women happy, but does not work for men. They surmise that this might be the reason why women are often more cheerful than men.
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There's a gene behind male moroseness
Toronto, Aug 27 (IANS) Vitamin B12 is vital for healthy functioning of our nervous system, but some people who suffer from its deficiency because of a rare genetic disorder, develop psychosis, stroke and dementia, says a study.
Washington, May 28 (IANS) A growing number of Americans are travelling to India to seek treatment for rare diseases through India's experimental embryonic stem cell therapy, according to an investigative report.
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Americans flocking to India for stem cell therapy
Washington, Nov 21 (IANS) The immune system’s T-cells, which protect our body from invading pathogens and illnesses, can also abort stem cells from regrowing bone and tissue, a key factor in bone regeneration.
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Immune system can abort stem cell regeneration
Sydney, Oct 18 (IANS) Stem cells can be sourced from breast milk and have the potential to help people suffering from debilitating diseases such as Parkinson’s and diabetes, according to researchers.
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Breast milk can be source for stem cells
Bangalore, Aug 5 (IANS) Scientists at the International Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (ICGEB) in New Delhi have shown that tuberculosis may be diagnosed in future using a fast, inexpensive urine test.
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Urine test can detect tuberculosis, say Delhi scientists
Washington, July 24 (IANS) The presence of similar colour patterns among different species of poisonous butterflies has intrigued scientists for 150 years. How is that they evolved to mimic one another’s delicate colour patterns, actually joining forces to warn predators to keep away?
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Gene coats different butterfly species in similar patterns
London, April 4 (IANS) The discovery of five genetic links to Alzheimer’s disease potentially opens newer ways of treating the condition. The discoveries mean a total of 10 genes are now known to play a role in late-onset Alzheimer’s …