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Tuesday 05 May, 2015

Cells’ ‘timed’ transactions might help develop cancer drugs

A new study has suggested that cells, which have the power of communicating with each other, know exactly when to transmit signals and when to shut up letting other cells do the talking  More...

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By BioNews On Tuesday, August 30th, 2011

Researchers starve breast cancer cells to death

An Indian origin researcher along with other colleagues have indicated that the most common breast cancer uses the most efficient  More...

By BioNews On Thursday, August 25th, 2011

How HIV infects healthy T cells and leads to the development of AIDS

The specific process by which the HIV virus infects healthy T cells was unknown, until now  More...

By BioNews On Monday, August 22nd, 2011

Why stress damages DNA

Researchers at Duke University Medical Centre have discovered a mechanism that could explain why stress causes DNA damage  More...

By BioNews On Friday, August 12th, 2011

Lack of enzyme creates skewed response to fear

Do you run away when you should stay or stay when you should run away? If so, an enzyme deficiency  More...

By BioNews On Friday, July 1st, 2011

Zinc keeps ‘two-faced cohort’ in check to prevent diabetes damage

A new study led by an Indian professor has revealed that zinc keeps a protein called amylin in check and acts like a security guard in preventing major damage from diabetes  More...

By BioNews On Monday, June 6th, 2011

Diet leads BPA to accumulate faster than previously thought

A new University of Missouri study has showed that the exposure to the controversial chemical Bisphenol A (BPA) through diet has been underestimated by previous lab tests  More...

By BioNews On Monday, May 2nd, 2011

Sensor ‘could protect first responders against chemical hazards’

A team of researchers have suggested that a new kind of sensor could warn emergency workers when carbon filters in the respirators  More...

By BioNews On Thursday, April 28th, 2011

Tropical blueberry is the ultimate super fruit

A new study has suggested that some of the blueberries that grow wild in Mexico, Central and South America are extreme super fruits  More...

By BioNews On Thursday, April 28th, 2011

Scorpion venom-injected pesticide could protect plants from bugs!

Scientists have uncovered new ways to use scorpion venom to protect plants from bugs  More...