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  • A blood-clotting protein hold key to liver regeneration

    A blood-clotting protein hold key to liver regeneration

    Washington (ISJ) - The liver is the only organ in the body that can regenerate. But some patients who undergo a liver resection, a surgery that removes a diseased portion of the organ, end up needing a transplant because the renewal process doesn't...

    11 March 2019 8:50 AM GMT
  • AI may help diagnose mental illnesses

    AI may help diagnose mental illnesses

    Bengaluru (ISW) - Artificial Intelligence is finding new applications in a range of fields. Now researchers from India and Canada have developed a machine learning-based tool that can diagnose schizophrenia with high accuracy. Although research on...

    6 March 2019 3:56 PM GMT
  • Chemical pollutants at home degrade fertility in both men and dogs, study finds

    Chemical pollutants at home degrade fertility in both men and dogs, study finds

    London (ISJ) - A new research by scientists at the University of Nottingham suggests, environmental contaminants found in the home and diet have the same adverse effects on male fertility in both humans and in domestic dogs. There has been...

    5 March 2019 3:16 PM GMT
  • Unscientific claims tarnish image of Indian science:  Scientists and Academicians

    Unscientific claims tarnish image of Indian science: Scientists and Academicians

    N.B. Nair Mumbai (ISJ) – Thirty seven scientists and science academicians have decried efforts to pass off mythology as science at the just concluded Indian Science Congress held at Jalandhar. In a joint letter addressed to the General President of...

    10 Jan 2019 9:50 AM GMT
  • Pseudoscience poses great danger, says Prof Vijay Raghavan

    Pseudoscience poses great danger, says Prof Vijay Raghavan

    N.B. Nair New Delhi (ISJ) – Principal Scientific Advisor to the government, Professor K. Vijay Raghavan has termed it as 'unfortunate', the claim of Andhra Pradesh University Vice Chancellor G. Nageswhar Rao at the just concluded Indian Science...

    7 Jan 2019 1:20 PM GMT
  • IIT scientists develop paper sensor that can detect freshness of milk

    IIT scientists develop paper sensor that can detect freshness of milk

    Guwahati (ISW) - Scientists at Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati, have developed a simple paper kit that can test freshness of milk and reveal how well it has been pasteurized. Aided with a smart phone app, the kit can help ensure milk is...

    1 Jan 2019 2:28 PM GMT
  • Fifteen scientific achievements in India in 2018, beyond rockets and missiles

    Fifteen scientific achievements in India in 2018, beyond rockets and missiles

    New Delhi (ISW): The year 2018 is ending with spectacular success of Indian scientists and technologists in space and defence sectors, with a series of high impact missions. But that's not all Indian scientists achieved in 2018. Several scientific...

    31 Dec 2018 6:03 AM GMT
  • National Mathematics Day Special - A lesson from Ramanujans elbow

    National Mathematics Day Special - A lesson from Ramanujan's elbow

    New Delhi (ISW) - Scribbled in black ink, about 130 unlabeled pages with mystifying mathematical equations that made no sense at the first glance was gathering the proverbial dust in a quiet corner in a box with assorted bills and letters at the...

    21 Dec 2018 3:16 PM GMT
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