Nano-based drugs could be effectively delivered via the same transport mechanism that is used to carry iron in the body.
Researchers at the Bangalore-based Institute of Stem Cell Biology & Regenerative Medicine (InStem) have shown how a genetic switch controls development of organs and body plan of animals.Read more
Combining commonly used pain killers with ruthenium (a metal belonging to the platinum group) may prove effective in cancer treatment, a study by Indian scientists has indicated.Read more
Indian scientists have now developed a mechanism that can rejuvenate stem cells from older donors, making them useful for transplantation.Read more
The fight against environmental pollution could soon witness a paradigm shift, with a new study showing that domestic sewage is increasingly becoming a major source of Nitrogen pollution.Read more