Scientists at Assam Agricultural University, Jorhat have reported that oil extracted from the seeds of some of the tea varieties are heart-friendly.
Scientists at Hyderabad campus of Birla Institute of Technology and Science (BITS) Pilani have developed a microneedle patch for drug delivery using a biopolymer, zein.
Scientists at the Institute of Microbial Technology (IMTECH), Chandigarh have found that a protein called Arf-like (Arl) GTPase-11(Arl11) activates macrophages in response to pathogenic stimuli.
Indian scientists have developed a biosensor technique which can potentially help in detecting Chikungunya virus. According to the scientists, the technique can be used to develop a point of care device for rapid identification of the dreaded disease.
A team of scientists from India, Ireland and America has uncovered a novel role of a protein, Ataxin-2, in initiation and progression of neurodegenerative diseases – Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) and Spinocerebellar Ataxia Type 2 (SCA2).
Scientists at Vector Control Research Centre (VCRC) of the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) and Pondicherry University have successfully used fly ash as a carrier for Bacillus Thuringiensis Israelensis (Bti).
Scientists at the National Centre for Biological Sciences (NCBS) have discovered a single neuron – interneuron- which enables fruit fly to avoid eating toxic substances.
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Imagine being able to switch on a television set or open an electronic lock just with blink of your eyes. Indian scientists have developed a man-machine interface that can be operated using electric signals generated during eye blink.
Researchers at Indian Institute of Technology-Guwahati have provided a strategy for self-healing and the super-hydrophobic coating which might simplify the process of protecting surfaces from the water.