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Washington D.C. [USA], April 29 (ANI): In a bid to understand more about the causes of bladder cancer, researchers recreated DNA damage caused by toxins from smoking.
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Washington D.C. [USA], Feb 26 (ANI): In a breakthrough study, researchers have uncovered key details as to how the Salmonella bacteria that cause typhoid fever, identifies a host's immune cells and delivers toxins that disrupt the immune system and allow the pathogen to spread.
Updated : 5 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Washington D.C. [USA], Feb 23 (ANI): A new study has found that switching what the powerhouses of heart cells consume for energy could help the heart regenerate when cells die. The finding could open whole new avenues for treating a variety of conditions in which heart muscle becomes damaged
Washington D.C. [USA], Feb 22 (ANI): As revealed by a new study, switching from fats to glucose as a fuel source for the heart muscles could help the organ regenerate when its cells that are responsible for contraction die out as a result of heart failure caused by viruses, toxins, high bloo
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Washington D.C. [USA], Nov 11 (ANI): Automated wearable artificial kidney is effective in removing toxins from the blood of patients during peritoneal dialysis, claims a recent study.
Updated : 11 months, 1 week ago IST
Washington D.C. [USA], Aug 30 (ANI): Thousands of chemicals are used in clothes during the process of manufacturing, packing and transporting and many of these remain present even in the clothes that are available for purchase, researchers have found.
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Washington D.C. [USA], May 7 (ANI): A recent study has observed that rice husk can effectively remove microcystin (a toxin released by harmful algal blooms) that are increasingly occurring in the Great Lakes and other freshwater lakes around the world.
Updated : 1 year, 5 months ago IST
Washington D.C. [USA], Feb 25 (ANI): Researchers have now discovered the unique way in which a type of Gram-negative bacterium delivers the toxins that make people sick. According to the Binghamton University, State University of New York study, understanding this mechanism may help design b
Washington D.C. [USA], Feb 18 (ANI): In what could be called worrying news for parents, a new study finds that children living in homes with all vinyl flooring or flame-retardant chemicals in sofas have higher concentrations of potentially harmful semi-volatile organic compounds (SVOCs) in
Updated : 1 year, 6 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], Feb 3 (ANI): People staying in the industrial periphery of Sonipat district's Saboli, Nathupur, Kundli, Akbarpur Barota Safiabad and Sersa are not only breathing deadly air but also paying heavily for polluted water due to industrial waste.
Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Jan 14 (ANI): Scores of devotees from across the country refused to perform sacred ablutions in Gomti river on the occasion of Makar Sankranti here on Monday due to the presence of toxins in the water.
Updated : 1 year, 9 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], Oct 17 (ANI): The Navratri celebrations are about to conclude and so are the nine-day fast. Fasting is one of the most integral aspects of this festival and is considered sacred. The process helps in flushing out excess toxins from the body. However, for those living wi