05 Mar 2014
New York: In a discovery that can help devise a novel diagnostic approach for aggressive prostate cancer, scientists have found a link between the aggressiveness of the disease and the accumulation of a compound produced when cholesterol is metabolized in cells.
27 Apr 2013
Scientists have found a way of detecting and quantifying an infant's risk of autism in the womb itself, says a new study conducted by scientists in the US.
08 Feb 2014
Helsinki: Are you disturbed about poor quality of sleep at night? Here comes a technology that can help you measure quality and quantity of sleep right in your own bed.
08 Feb 2014
Washington: Scientists have for the first time identified a way in which different parts of the brain don't talk to each other very well in many people with autism and other neurodevelopmental disorders.
14 Dec 2013
Melbourne: Scientists have developed a new technique to diagnose autism in babies as young as 12 months.
22 Nov 2013
Washington: Researchers have pinpointed cell types and regions of the developing human brain that are affected by gene mutations linked to autism.
22 Jan 2014
New York: Better diagnosis and new therapies have helped decrease the probability of blindness due to glaucoma by nearly half since 1980, says a study.
09 Dec 2013
Washington: A new type of probiotic therapy may reverse cognitive and behavioural symptoms associated with autism spectrum disorders, scientists say.
07 Dec 2013
Washington: Men who continue to smoke after being diagnosed with cancer have an increased risk of death compared to those who quit smoking, US researchers said.
16 Jan 2014
Washington: Children with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) have trouble integrating simultaneous information from their eyes and their ears, according to a new study.