News file for: Pakistan
Venoms, which are a time-capsule of disappearing biodiversity, can be stored for up to 80 years and still remain biologically active.
Two scientists from Pakistan and US have received the CAS Award for International Cooperation for their contribution to scientific cooperation between CAS and the rest of the world.
Tripling tobacco tax globally would prevent 200 million premature deaths this century from lung cancer and other diseases, researchers say.
A new study has shown how a specific mutation in the SLC24A5 gene provides evidence of shared ancestry of Asians with Europeans.
HelpAge International and University of Southampton professor Asghar Zaidi have developed an index to measure the wellbeing of older people.
A new study from the Institute for Global Tobacco Control shows the wide reach of global tobacco marketing among children aged five and six.
Extreme weather and hotter temperatures are reducing crop production, and Asia is struggling to adapt to climate change.
Poor education quality in Pakistan results in only one in three children completing primary school.
A third of babies born in Pakistan have low birth weight but the reasons behind these alarming numbers are not clear.
Researchers are testing a new strategy to effectively detect the dangerous stage of TB in Pakistani children for the first time.