29 Jan 2015
London: The first trial results of Ebola vaccine at Oxford University suggest the vaccine has an acceptable safety profile and is able to generate an immune response."The Ebola vaccine was well tolerated. Its safety profile is pretty much as we had hoped," said professor Adrian Hill of the Jenner Institute at Oxford University who led the trial.
28 Mar 2015
Lucknow: Allahabad High Court has sought Uttar Pradesh Police Recruitment and Promotion Board's response within a week on a writ petition, alleging widespread corruption in Sub Inspector (SI) recruitment exam conducted by the board.
06 Jan 2015
New York: Various microorganisms that naturally colonize the skin may help protect us from infections as they trigger specific responses in the skin immune system to fight invasion by pathogens, a new research, involving an Indian-origin scientist, has found.
12 Mar 2015
New York: Can a tetanus shot help treat brain cancer? A small study hints that it might.
13 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Beverages is said to be very useful in increasing a person’s metabolism. Tea is made from Camellia Sinesis and has three main varieties: green, black and oolong. Of all the three varieties, green tea is becoming popular day by day.
15 Mar 2014
Washington: Scientists, including one of Indian-origin, have found that using a compound to block the body's immune response greatly reduces disability after a stroke.
24 Feb 2015
New York: Doing dishes by hand, rather than loading them into the dishwasher, can help ward off childhood allergies, a new study has found. Researchers in Sweden found that children living in families that hand-washed their dishes were about 40 percent less likely to develop allergies compared with kids in homes that used a dishwasher.
04 Mar 2015
New Delhi: CBI on Wednesday sought time to file its reply on the applications of two firms, chargesheeted in the 2002 additional spectrum allocation case, questioning the jurisdiction of the special 2G court to deal with the matter.
07 Feb 2015
New York: Scientists have developed a potential new therapy based on immune molecules from cows to help people with hormone deficiencies.
02 Mar 2015
New Delhi: The Budget has received a mixed response from global rating agencies with the US-based S&P saying that the annual financial document seeks to keep the fiscal deficit in check despite subdued revenue growth.