Articles By Anusuya Das
Researchers have discovered how specialized immune cells recognize products of vitamin B synthesis that are unique to bacteria and yeast, triggering the body to fight infection.
Researchers have identified 23 atomic power plants that are more prone to suffering the effects of a tsunami.
Two recent studies have highlighted the health benefits of yoga, which range from treating chronic or recurrent low back pain, to helping elderly people with insomnia.
Scientists are beginning to understand one of life’s enduring mysteries – why women live, on average, longer than men.
Two common viruses known to be associated with human cancers are both present in most prostate cancers, a new study suggests.
Researchers in Newcastle and Singapore have identified a new type of white blood cell that activates a killing immune response to an external source.
The rapid growth of fast food companies in Southeast Asia is linked to an increased risk of heart disease and type 2 diabetes in this population, say researchers.
Researchers have identified an important molecular cue that stops blood stem cells from proliferating when their services are not needed.
A large international study has found that women who use marijuana can more than double the risk of giving birth to a baby prematurely.
Researchers have identified the key gene that determines the glycemic index of rice, a breakthrough that offers breeders the opportunity to develop rice varieties with different GI levels.