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Monday 20 November, 2017

Google better at advising teachers than Scotland’s curriculum body

Leading education academics have concluded that the Internet search engine Google offers better advice to  More...

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By BioNews On Tuesday, July 27th, 2010

One-size-fits-all approach to child custody dangerous for mum, child

Child custody evaluators should know how to differentiate between types of violence – because a one-  More...

By BioNews On Monday, June 7th, 2010

The 2010 Körber Prize goes to Jiri Friml

Prof. Dr. Jiri Friml is to receive the 2010 Körber European Science Award, which is endowed with 750,000  More...

By BioNews On Thursday, November 5th, 2009

UMB Received 104 NIH Research Grants Under the Federal Stimulus Bill

Nov. 5 – The University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB) has captured 104 of 476 Maryland grants from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009.  More...

By BioNews On Thursday, June 25th, 2009

ATS, ERS Jointly Issue Asthma Assessment Guidelines

June 25 – The American Thoracic Society and the European Respiratory Society have released official standards for clinical trials and practice with respect to the assessment of asthma. The statement appears More...

By BioNews On Friday, November 2nd, 2007

NSF grant to fund research in advanced light microscopy at UCLA

Nov 2 : The National Science Foundation has awarded a $1.1 million Major Research Instrumentation  More...

By BioNews On Monday, October 1st, 2007

London may soon have world’s biggest medical research lab

October 1 : A consortium of British organisations that are well known for funding various big clinical studies is reportedly planning to establish a world-class medical science centre in London.  More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, September 4th, 2007

Fat in stomach may cause Vitamin C to promote carcinogens

Sept 4 : A new study has given people another good reason to lose all that extra weight by finding that fat in the stomach may cause vitamin C to promote the formation of certain cancer causing chemicals rather More...

By BioNews On Thursday, August 2nd, 2007

Kerala’s biotech institute transferred to central government

Aug 2 : The Thiruvananthapuram-based Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Biotechnology (RGCB), the only institution of its kind in the country, will now be run by the central government, the union cabinet decided Thursday. More...

By BioNews On Wednesday, August 1st, 2007

20 young researchers to receive Nobel Prize-sized awards for breakthrough ideas

August 1 : Entering its fourth and final year the European Young Investigator Awards (EURYI) scheme is “going out with style”.  More...