Dr. P Surat

Recent articles

New laser 3D-printing technique to manufacture metal components

Eliminating cracks in 3D-printed metal components.

Unpredictable evolution in brain tumors

Why diffuse glioma is one of the most difficult cancers to treat?

Deadly human diseases may have caused the Neanderthal extinction

Diseases may have played a more important role in the extinction of the Neanderthals than previously thought.

A small rise in heart attack protein linked to increased risk of early death

An analysis of patients’ heart data has shown that even a small increase in a protein linked to heart attacks is linked to an increased risk of death.

Scientists may have discovered the fifth force of nature

It's not the first time researchers claim to have caught a glimpse of it.

The brightest light in the universe has been detected

New observations from the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope have investigated the nature of the gamma-ray burst GRB 190114C.

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A new biomaterial to heal detached retina

Detachment of retina in the eye is one of the leading causes of blindness in developing countries. In a recent study, researchers created a biopolymer that can act as a natural vitreous substitute–a clear gelatinous substance that...

Pollution in Ganga harming riverbed sediments too: study

The excessive amounts of human waste and toxic effluents that find their way into the Ganga river are not only polluting the water but also causing a deficit of dissolved oxygen in the riverbeds in some of...

New material from silk protein and silver nanoparticles may make implants safe

A scaffold made from silk protein fibroin and silver nanoparticles has been found to have antimicrobial properties and may have application as a biomaterial for implants. Orthopedic implants can substitute or repair different tissues, such as bone, cartilage,...

Biodegradable film developed from whey, isabgol and lotus stem starch

Indian researchers have developed a biodegradable film using lotus stem starch, whey protein concentrate, and psyllium husk that has high structural integrity and low solubility. Starch can form a continuous matrix and has been considered an important polymer...