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Urologist cleared over man's 8-month erection post-surgery Jun 19, 2:33 pm
Washington, June 19 (ANI): A man who claimed that he had an 8-month long erection because of his urologist's improper care will not receive any financial compensation.
Herbal extract used for stress relief also boosts lifespan Jun 19, 9:55 am
Washington, June 19 (ANI): UC Irvine researchers have found that the herbal extract of a yellow-flowered mountain plant long used for stress relief increases the lifespan of fruit fly populations by an average of 24 percent.
Major hurdle to diabetes transplants removed Jun 14, 12:29 pm
Washington, June 14 (ANI): Researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis have identified a way to make insulin-producing human cells multiply in the laboratory, potentially removing a significant obstacle to transplanting the cells as a treatment for patients with type 1diabetes.
Japan, June 13 (ANI): Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe might be trying to sell the country's atomic plants abroad, but his wife, Akie, may not support him.
Man sues urologist after implant surgery led to 8-month erection Jun 13, 11:07 am
Washington, June 13 (ANI): A New Jersey man has filed a medical malpractice lawsuit against his urologist for allegedly leaving him with an erection lasting eight months following a surgical procedure.
Washington, June 11 (ANI): The Ohio State University is working on a new technology, which will pave the way for low-cost electronic devices that work in direct contact with living tissue inside the body.
African medicinal plants could help stop tumor growth Jun 11, 3:02 pm
Washington, June 11 (ANI): A new study has revealed that medicinal plants found in Africa contain chemicals that may be able to stop the spread of cancer cells.
Newly discovered cell shows promise for liver regeneration Jun 10, 4:04 pm
Washington, June 10 (ANI): Liver transplantation is the mainstay of treatment for patients with end-stage liver disease, but a new research from the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai has suggested that it may one day become possible to regenerate a liver using cell therapy in patients with liver disease.
Wayne Rooney undergoes 2nd hair transplant op Jun 10, 10:37 am
London, June 10 (ANI): Wayne Rooney underwent a 9-hour surgery at a private clinic this weekend for his second hair transplant.
Bioengineered blood vessel implanted into arm of patient with end-stage kidney disease Jun 9, 1:27 pm
Washington, June 9 (ANI): Doctors at Duke University Hospital created a bioengineered blood vessel and implanted it into the arm of a patient with end-stage kidney disease.
Radioactive water leaking from newly installed water storage tank at Fukushima nuke plant Jun 6, 3:30 pm
Tokyo, June 6 (ANI): Radioactive water is dripping out one of the newly installed steel above-ground tanks at the crippled Fukushima No. 1 nuclear plant, Tokyo Electric Power Co. has said.
Tokyo, June 5 (ANI): An ongoing study on the impact of radiation on residents after the Fukushima atomic power plant disaster has found 12 minors were diagnosed with thyroid cancer and 15 others suspected cases.
London, June 3 (ANI): 29 percent of primary school students believe that cheese comes from plants, and 18 percent think that fish fingers comes from chicken, a new survey has revealed.
London, June 3 (ANI): An Indian origin scientist and her team have made a breakthrough that could lead to development of artificial livers for transplantation.
Lou Reed recovering after 'life-saving' liver transplant Jun 1, 3:41 pm
London, June 1(ANI): Rock legend Lou Reed is recovering after a life-saving liver transplant.
Washington, Jun. 1 (ANI): American actor Dick Van Dyke has revealed that his head ache, previously described by his representative as a neurological problem, was actually a side effect from an earlier dental work.
Hormone auxin helps plants to grow towards light May 29, 2:33 pm
Washington, May 29 (ANI): An international team of scientists has proved for the first time that plant hormone auxin definitely is the substance that drives the plants to grow toward the sunlight to be able to generate energy by photosynthesis.
Overloaded express boat capsizes in East Malaysia May 28, 2:43 pm
Beijing, May 28 (Xinhua-ANI): An overloaded express boat carrying more 100 passengers capsized in Malaysia's Borneo state of Sarawak on Tuesday, local media reported.
400-year-old 'Ice Age' plants brought back to life May 28, 2:04 pm
London, May 28 (ANI): Plants that were frozen during the "Little Ice Age" centuries ago are sprouting new growth, a group of scientists from the University of Alberta have revealed.
Wayne Rooney's top thinning again May 28, 1:55 pm
London, May 28 (ANI): Wayne Rooney, who underwent a hair transplant aged 25, seems to be having hair problems again.
Wireless signals can stunt plant growth May 25, 12:54 pm
Washington, May 25 (ANI): A Danish science experiment by a group of 9th-graders has gained worldwide interest, after they showed that wireless signals can stunt plant growth.
Russia keen to help India establish 16 more nuke power plants: Envoy May 24, 11:28 am
New Delhi, May 24 (ANI): Russia's Ambassador to India Alexander M Kadakin has said that his country is ready to help India establish 16 nuclear power generating stations.
Smallest known plant-eating dinosaur found in Canada May 23, 12:49 pm
Washington, May 23 (ANI): A team of paleontologists from the University of Toronto, Royal Ontario Museum, Cleveland Museum of Natural History and University of Calgary have identified a new dinosaur, the smallest plant-eating dinosaur species known from Canada.
Cleanliness drive in Kashmir provide impetus to tourism May 22, 4:30 pm
Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir), May 22 (ANI): Kashmir's Nageen Lake has got a new look following the construction of a state of the art Sewage Treatment Plant (STP), and due to a cleanliness drive that has attracted tourists and received applause from locals.
New Delhi, May 22 (ANI): The Centre on Wednesday asked the farming community to protect and conserve plant varieties to achieve higher and quality production in the agriculture sector.
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