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4 new genetic risk factors for testicular cancer identified May 13, 4:56 pm
Washington, May 23 (ANI): Scientists have identified four new genetic variants associated with an increased risk of testicular cancer.
Kobe Bryant in court battle to stop mum from selling mementoes May 4, 11:03 am
New York, May 4 (ANI): Kobe Bryant is involved in a court battle with his mother to keep her from auctioning off mementoes from his high school days in Pennsylvania and his early years with the Los Angeles Lakers.
Deep brain stimulation curbs binge eating in mice Apr 25, 1:16 pm
Washington, April 25 (ANI): Stimulating a region of the brain known to be involved in reward appears to reduce binge eating behavior in mice, according to a new study led by researchers at the University of Pennsylvania.
Rick Santorum hospitalized with gastrointestinal illness Apr 15, 3:08 pm
Washington, Apr. 15 (ANI): Former Pennsylvania senator Rick Santorum has cancelled a trip to Iowa after being hospitalized over the weekend for dehydration and gastrointestinal illness, The Hill has reported.
Kids as young as 2 can understand grammar, but chimps can't Apr 11, 2:37 pm
Washington, April 11 (ANI): Children as young as 2 understand basic grammar rules when they first learn to speak and are not simply imitating adults, a new study from the University of Pennsylvania has shown that.
Teens can shed extra pounds by increasing sleep hours Apr 9, 11:55 am
Washington, April 9 (ANI): Increasing the number of hours of sleep adolescents get each night may reduce their likelihood of becoming obese, according to a new study by researchers from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania.
Washington, April 8 (ANI): A novel but preliminary new treatment for ovarian cancer produced complete remission for one patient with an advanced form of the disease, according to research from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania.
'Topless' beer cans set to revolutionise art of drinking brew Apr 5, 11:33 am
New York, Apr. 5 (ANI): A brewery from Pennsylvania has debuted a beer can in which the entire lid is lifted, so that the drinkers can sip from it as a normal cup.
How AIDS virus grooms its assault team Apr 2, 11:38 am
Washington, April 2 (ANI): Scientists from Los Alamos National Laboratory and University of Pennsylvania have identified previously unknown properties of transmitted HIV-1, the virus that causes AIDS.
Doubt cast on 'marshmallow test' Mar 27, 2:25 pm
Washington, March 27 (ANI): A psychological experiment known as "the marshmallow test" has captured the public's imagination as a marker of self control and even as a predictor of future success.
US minor league baseball team debuts urinal video game system Mar 27, 12:35 pm
New York, Mar. 27 (ANI): A brand-new "urinal game system" will allow fans of US' minor league baseball team Lehigh Valley's IronPigs live-stream a video game right from the restroom.
Smoking delays fracture healing Mar 24, 9:58 am
Washington, Mar 24 (ANI): A new study led by an Indian researcher from the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania corroborates early evidence showing that cigarette smoking leads to longer healing times and an increased rate of post-operative complication and infection for patients sustaining fractures or traumatic injuries to their bone.
Smoking prolongs fracture healing Mar 23, 11:22 am
Washington, Mar 23 (ANI): A new study led by an Indian researcher from the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania corroborates early evidence showing that cigarette smoking leads to longer healing times and an increased rate of post-operative complication and infection for patients sustaining fractures or traumatic injuries to their bone.
2-pronged approach could lead to universal shot against flu Mar 17, 1:37 pm
Washington, March 17 (ANI): Researchers have suggested a novel strategy that could potentially form a primary component of a universal influenza vaccine capable of providing long-lasting protection.
Indian-origin scientist Subra Suresh named 9th President of Carnegie Mellon University Mar 3, 10:46 am
Washington, Mar 3 (ANI): Indian-origin engineer and scientist, Subra Suresh, has become the ninth president of Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, US.
London, Feb. 5 (ANI): Americans are not driven by a sense of community, a new study by psychologists at Stanford University has found.
London, February 3(ANI): A Pennsylvania rodent called Phil has predicted that an end to winter's bitter cold will come soon.
London, Jan 30 (ANI): Data captured by smartphone sensors can help criminals determine codes used to lock the gadgets, security researchers have warned.
Disabled HIV virus could help cure cancer Jan 29, 10:54 am
London, Jan 29 (ANI): A research team at the University of Pennsylvania, US, has claimed to have found a clever way to deal with cancer.
Owl monkeys who 'stay true' produce more offspring than those with multiple partners Jan 24, 3:55 pm
Washington, January 24 (ANI): A new University of Pennsylvania study found that when an owl monkey pair is severed by an intruding individual, the mate who takes up with a new partner produces fewer offspring than a monkey who sticks with its tried-and-true partner.
Cyber-bullying occurs largely among friends Jan 21, 4:07 pm
London, January 21 (ANI): One may think that victims of school bullying are mostly isolated youth who do not fit in.
Washington, Jan. 21 (ANI): A five-year-old girl has been suspended from elementary school in Pennsylvania after she made what the school called a 'terrorist threat'.
Promising new target for Parkinson's disease identified Jan 19, 10:48 am
Washington, January 19 (ANI): Researchers including one of Indian origin have identified a novel target for treating Parkinson's disease.
New York, December 31 (ANI): Ex-Miss Pennsylvania Sheena Monnin was flabbergasted when she was ordered to pay billionaire Donald Trump's company 5 million dollars for accusing the Miss Universe Organization of fixing the Miss USA 2012 pageant.
Washington, December 27 (ANI): MRI can effectively and non-invasively screen patients for Alzheimer's disease or Frontotemporal Lobar Degeneration (FTLD), according to a new study.
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