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  • Sleep apnea more deadly when patients experience short interrupted breaths

    Sleep apnea more deadly when patients experience short interrupted breaths

    Washington (IJS) - Patients with sleep apnea who have short interruptions in breathing while they sleep are at higher risk for death than those with longer interruptions, according to a study published in the American Journal of Respiratory and...

    2018-10-20 16:48:41.0
  • Quantify albumin level in blood for accurate diagnosis of diabetes, suggests study

    Quantify albumin level in blood for accurate diagnosis of diabetes, suggests study

    N.B.Nair Pune (ISJ) – A study by Indian scientists has demonstrated, accurate diagnosis of diabetes requires quantifying albumin levels in blood and its glycation - bonding of a sugar molecule to a protein, status. Diabetes diagnosis and management...

    2018-10-18 03:56:45.0
  • AI to detect foetal heart problems

    AI to detect foetal heart problems

    Tokyo (ISJ) - Japanese scientists have developed a novel system that can automatically detect abnormalities in foetal hearts in real-time using artificial intelligence (AI). Researchers at RIKEN Centre for Advanced Intelligence Project (AIP) have...

    2018-09-20 12:51:22.0
  • Air pollution adding to Indias diabetes burden: Study

    Air pollution adding to India's diabetes burden: Study

    Mumbai (ISW) - The ill-effects of air pollution on human health have been reported extensively; some estimates attribute nearly one fourth of all deaths in India to air pollution, particularly exposure to particulate matter smaller than 2.5 microns...

    2018-09-19 12:19:41.0
  • Indian scientists develop new method to synthesize bio-conjugates

    Indian scientists develop new method to synthesize bio-conjugates

    Bhopal (ISW) - In a promising development in the area of targeted treatment of cancer, a team of researchers at the Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER), Bhopal, have developed a new method to synthesize antibody-drug...

    2018-08-04 12:03:25.0
  • Antibiotic resistant genes found in Kerala mangrove ecosystem

    Antibiotic resistant genes found in Kerala mangrove ecosystem

    Kasaragod, Kerala (ISW) - Antibiotic resistance is increasing in various microbial populations. A new study by Indian researchers has revealed that antibiotic resistant genes are present in micro-organisms of mangrove regions in Kerala also. The...

    2018-08-04 11:32:43.0
  • Hydrogel could repair spinal cord injury

    Hydrogel could repair spinal cord injury

    Washington (ISJ) – A spinal cord injury from accidents result in the patient losing the ability to control breathing and often requires artificial ventilation for the rest of their lives. But Researchers at Jefferson recently tested a hydrogel that...

    2018-07-30 08:15:37.0
  • Indias urban and wealthier households at higher risk of CVDs, finds study

    India's urban and wealthier households at higher risk of CVDs, finds study

    New Delhi (ISJ) - Cardiovascular diseases (CVDs)—diseases related to the heart and blood vessels—are the leading cause of death in the world. In India, CVDs account for close to 25% of the total deaths—higher than tuberculosis and respiratory...

    2018-07-26 06:49:26.0
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