Orthopedic Implant

Multifunctional Surface Treatment for Orthopedic Implant

During last five decades, biomaterials have seen a rapid growth, due to its direct relation and impact on healthcare and advancements in the fabrication...
Orthopedic Implants

Emergence of nano-coated orthopedic implants

According to available data, the Indian orthopedic devices market is around Rs 2,400 crores and is expected to grow at around 20 % every...
TB bacterium not superbug

Why Is TB Bacterium Not On Deadly Superbug List?

Of the estimated 10.4 million new tuberculosis cases globally in 2015, nearly 0.5 million were multi-drug-resistant (MDR). Another one million were resistant to rifampicin...
paper centrifuge

A low-cost, hand-powered paper centrifuge

Rapid and accurate diagnosis of many diseases requires separating a blood sample into several parts, including plasma and red blood cells. This is typically...
A protein has been found to have a previously unknown role in the ageing of cells, according to an early study by Queen Mary University of London (QMUL).

New Protein Discovered In Ageing And Cancer

A protein has been found to have a previously unknown role in the ageing of cells, according to an early study by Queen Mary...
Alzheimer's Drug

Alzheimer’s Drug Donepezil Prescribed Off-label Could Pose Risk For Some

FINDINGS Donepezil, a medication that is approved to treat people with Alzheimer's disease, should not be prescribed for people with mild cognitive impairment without a...

National Health Portal launches App to manage your stress

Stress is an inseparable part of human existence. It affects all individuals rich and poor, literate and illiterate, both men and women and young...
Depression

New Study Links Hot Flashes with Depression

With age comes a greater risk of depression, especially in women.  With 15% of the female population in the US being 65 or older,...
alcohol consumption

Higher Alcohol Consumption Leads to Greater Loss of Muscle Tissue in Postmenopausal Women

CLEVELAND, Ohio (June 7, 2017)—If you feel as though you can’t do as much physically as you’ve gotten older, there may be a reason....
cancer cells

A Better Way To Measure The Stiffness Of Cancer Cells

DURHAM, N.C. -- Biomedical engineers at Duke University have discovered a way to detect signs of cancer on a cell-by-cell basis using two lasers...