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White matter inextricably linked with cognitive health   Apr 8, 12:00 pm
Washington, April 8 (ANI): Researchers have identified an interesting connection between the health of the brain tissue that supports cognitive functioning and the presence of dementia in adults with Down syndrome.
Why obese fathers tend to produce overweight daughters   Apr 7, 12:14 pm
Washington, April 7 (ANI): A new study, conducted on mice, has shown that obese fathers tend to produce daughters that are heavier because of an epigenetically altered breast tissue.
Hair chemical cream can help keep paunches in control  Apr 2, 12:55 pm
Washington, April 2 (ANI): Researchers have showed how hair growth activated fat tissue growth in the skin below the hair follicle could lead to the development of a cream to dissolve fat.
New research produces first comprehensive atlas of human gene activity  Mar 27, 3:44 pm
Washington, March 27 (ANI): Researchers has produced the first comprehensive, detailed map of the way genes work across the major cells and tissues of the human body.
Stem cells in body's fatty folds can help heal diseased kidneys  Mar 23, 12:31 pm
Washington, March 23 (ANI): A new study has revealed that fatty fold of tissue within the abdomen that is a rich source of stem cells can help in fighting kidney failure.
Beating patch of cells could heal broken hearts  Mar 19, 11:31 am
Washington, March 19 (ANI): Researchers have now engineered tissue that closely mimics natural heart muscle that beats, not only in a lab dish but also when implanted into animals.
Cancer patient's leg attached to arm to keep it alive during surgery  Mar 1, 11:23 am
London, Mar 1 (ANI): Surgeons in Britain removed a man's tumour and rebuilt his body using leg muscles and tissue they had removed and attached to his arm to keep alive.
Bitelabs to make salami using celebrity tissues   Feb 28, 2:56 pm
Washington, Feb. 28 (ANI): BiteLabs is reportedly growing meat from celebrity tissue samples to make salami.
Infants born with cleft lips can lead normal social life if treated on time  Feb 20, 3:24 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 20 (ANI): Cleft lip and cleft palate are birth defects that occur when the tissues that form the roof of the mouth and the upper lip fail to fuse from one or both sides.
Marijuana may halt HIV spread   Feb 19, 10:45 am
Washington, Feb 19 (ANI): A new study has shown that chronic intake of THC, the primary psychoactive ingredient in marijuana, can protect critical immune tissue in the gut from the damaging effects of HIV infection.
Scarred tissues turned into beating heart cells  Feb 13, 12:12 pm
Washington, February 13 (ANI): In a new study, researchers have turned cells common in scar tissue into colonies of beating heart cells.
Future spaceships could be made up of artificial `bones`  Feb 9, 10:29 am
Wellington, Feb. 9 (ANI): Scientists in Germany, used a high-tech 3D printer, have created a lightweight but very strong material that was inspired by the intricate microscopic architecture of living tissue - our own bones.
Protein that promotes repair of damaged brain tissue in multiple sclerosis identified  Feb 8, 10:19 am
Washington, Feb. 08 (ANI): A team of researchers has found a "potentially novel therapeutic target" to reduce the rate of deterioration and to promote growth of brain cells damaged by multiple sclerosis (MS).
Scientists spot how HIV infects gut for first time ever  Jan 31, 10:36 am
Washington, Jan. 31 (ANI): Researchers have utilized high-resolution electron microscopy to look at HIV infection within the actual tissue of an infected organism, providing perhaps the most detailed characterization yet of HIV infection in the gut.
Acid bath helps create `ethical` stem cells in half-an-hour  Jan 30, 9:52 am
London, Jan. 30 (ANI): Scientists in Japan have found a remarkably easy way to make cells that can grow into any tissue in the body.
Umbilical cord stem cells help restore vision in mice   Jan 24, 1:41 pm
Washington, Jan. 24 (ANI): Researchers have developed human induced-pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs) which are capable of repairing damaged retinal vascular tissue in mice.
'Plastic' jabs may protect heart after attacks  Jan 21, 1:58 pm
Washington, Jan. 21 (ANI): Researchers have discovered that an injection of microscopic tags made of a plastic-like polymer could help curb tissue damage in mice after they suffer a heart attack.
Now, biodegradable scaffold that enables gene silencing to regenerate tissues  Jan 20, 12:14 pm
Washington, Jan. 20 (ANI): A team of scientists have created a biodegradable scaffold that enables sustained, local delivery of gene-silencing factors called siRNA to promote tissue regeneration.
Researchers identify new flu-fighting enzyme   Jan 20, 10:19 am
Washington, Jan 20 (ANI): Scientists have discovered a new enzyme, dubbed cIAP2, that provides protection to the lungs from infection by giving them the ability to reduce flu-inflicted tissue injury.
Flu-fighting enzyme identified by scientists   Jan 16, 2:18 pm
Washington, Jan 16 (ANI): Researchers have found a new enzyme, known as cIAP2, which helps the lungs fight against infection by giving them the ability to decrease flu-inflicted tissue injury.
Soon, single blood test that can detect all types of cancer   Jan 12, 11:55 am
Washington, Jan. 12 (ANI): A new research has suggested that it's possible a simple blood test could be developed to determine whether gene mutations associated with pancreatic cancer exist without the need of locating and testing tumour tissue.
Mukherjee launches campaign for donation of posthumous human bodies, organs, tissues  Jan 11, 2:10 pm
Kolkata, Jan.11 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee launched a campaign for the donation of posthumous human bodies, organs and tissues.
Blood test to locate gene defects linked to cancer comes closer to reality  Jan 9, 10:44 am
Washington, Jan. 9 (ANI): Researchers including an Indian-origin scientist have suggested that it's possible that a simple blood test could be developed to see if gene mutations associated with pancreatic cancer exist without the need of locating and testing tumor tissue.
Biological mechanism behind diabetes identified   Dec 21, 10:22 am
Washington, Dec 21 (ANI): Computing resources at the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Argonne National Laboratory have helped researchers better grasp how proteins misfold to create the tissue-damaging structures that lead to type 2 diabetes.
Blue light phototherapy can help destroy drug resistant superbugs  Dec 17, 2:32 pm
Washington, Dec 17 (ANI): Researchers have found that blue light have powerful bacteria-killing ability. The potent antibacterial effects of irradiation using light in the blue spectra have now also been demonstrated in human and animal tissues.