Friday 25 July, 2014

Even low level of arsenic exposure not safe: Study

Researchers in the US have found that even a very low exposure to arsenic can cause cancer in humans, “raising the possibility that no level of arsenic appears to be safe” Continue reading “Even low level of arsenic exposure not safe: Study” »  More...

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By BioNews On Wednesday, June 18th, 2014
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Soon, an anti-depressant without side effects

In a ray of hope for people suffering from depression, researchers have identified a compound that may treat depression just as effectively as the psychoactive drug ketamine Continue reading “Soon, an anti-depressant More...

By BioNews On Wednesday, June 18th, 2014
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Single drug soon to cure high cholesterol, breast cancer

There may soon be a drug that could lower your cholesterol levels and also treat breast cancer. Researchers have shown that a compound initially developed as a cholesterol-fighting molecule can also kill cancerous More...

By BioNews On Thursday, May 29th, 2014
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Chemists trio win top Spanish award

Chemists Avelino Corma Canos of Spain and Mark E. Davis and Galen D.Stucky of the US will share the 2014 Prince of Asturias Award for Technical and Scientific Research Continue reading “Chemists trio win top More...

By BioNews On Thursday, May 22nd, 2014
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Soon, take the pill through nasal spray

What if spraying your nose can transport the drug to its destination in your body and you don’t require to pop those pills? Researchers from the University of Southern Denmark Continue reading “Soon, More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014
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Missing Xenon gas may be resting in earth’s belly: Study

The missing noble gas Xenon did not leave atmosphere and disappeared into space but may be resting at earth’s core, a thrilling study reveals Continue reading “Missing Xenon gas may be resting in earth’s More...

By BioNews On Thursday, April 17th, 2014
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Over 16 percent of Chinese soil is polluted

About 16.1 percent of soil in China’s mainland is polluted, an official report said Thursday Continue reading “Over 16 percent of Chinese soil is polluted” »  More...

By BioNews On Thursday, April 17th, 2014
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New drug to protect unvaccinated people from measles

A novel oral drug may protect unvaccinated people who are exposed to measles from getting sick and prevent them from spreading the virus to others Continue reading “New drug to protect unvaccinated people More...

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By BioNews On Thursday, April 10th, 2014
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France seizes 13 tonnes of fake Chinese pills

French customs officers have seized 13 tonnes of fake drugs from China at a port on the English Channel, The Local reported Thursday Continue reading “France seizes 13 tonnes of fake Chinese pills” »  More...

By BioNews On Monday, April 7th, 2014
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Monkey lesson: Eat less to live longer

Monkeys on a reduced-calorie diet live longer than those that can eat as much as they want, a fascinating research suggests Continue reading “Monkey lesson: Eat less to live longer” »  More...