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Takeda launches enzyme replacement therapy in India

New Delhi |Tuesday, 2019 9:50:53 AM IST

Expanding its portfolio of rare disease therapies in India, global bio-pharmaceutical company Takeda on Monday announced launch of the enzyme replacement therapy for 'lysosomal storage disorders' (LSD

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Pre-term birth impact baby's love life in adulthood

New Delhi |Monday, 2019 8:45:05 PM IST

Researchers have found that babies who were born pre-term are less likely to form romantic relationships, have sexual relations or experience parenthood than those who were born full term, a new study

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Child safety, penalising faulty roads key in Motor Vehicles amendment act

New Delhi |Monday, 2019 2:15:05 AM IST

Digitization of motor licensing, safety of children during commuting, and stringent punishment for faulty road design and maintenance are priority areas in the Motor Vehicle (Amendment) Bill, 2019, sl

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KIMS Secunderabad completes 1,000 kidney transplants

Hyderabad |Monday, 2019 1:45:05 AM IST

Krishna Institute of Medical Sciences (KIMS) Hospitals, Secunderabad on Sunday claimed to have achieved a rare feat by successfully completing 1,000 kidney transplant surgeries.

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Advisory for ODF-Plus launched

New Delhi |Sunday, 2019 4:15:05 AM IST

Minister of State for Jal Shakti Rattan Lal Kataria on Saturday launched an advisory document on ODF Plus, and Swachh Gram Darpan mobile app, which are aimed at managing solid waste in villages.

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AI can spot depression via sound of your voice

New Delhi |Saturday, 2019 4:45:05 PM IST

India -- the sixth most depressed country in the world -- has an estimated 56 million people suffering from depression and 38 million from anxiety disorders, according to a recent report by the World

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Chinese scientists develop tumor-specific anti-cancer therapy

Washington |Saturday, 2019 12:45:05 PM IST

Chinese scientists developed a combined tumor-killing therapy that can be activated specifically at tumor sites in mouse models of cancer, which is more effective than previous similar therapies.

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AI can diagnose breast cancer more quickly, accurately

New York |Saturday, 2019 8:15:05 PM IST

Breast ultrasound elastography is an emerging imaging technique that provides information about a potential breast lesion and researchers have identified the critical role AI can play in making this t

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Fire in Delhi hospital, patients shifted

New Delhi |Friday, 2019 6:15:05 PM IST

A fire broke out briefly at an operation theatre at a government-run hospital here on Friday, leading to the rescue of half-a-dozen patients, authorities said. The fire was put out within five minutes

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