India Science Wire

Novel Coronavirus: What do we need to know?

Many things about Novel Coronavirus are spreading rapidly through social media, WhatsApp, and the Internet. Some of these could be true, but...

CCMB may soon come up with diagnostic kits for COVID-19

To combat the COVID-19 pandemic, the World Health Organisation (WHO) insists that widescale "testing, testing, and testing" is the key as early...

Kidney patients are more vulnerable to COVID-19 infections

The COVID-19 pandemic is throwing up unique challenges for health systems. It presents particular challenges for patients who receive regular hemodialysis. These...

Personal reading scanner machine for visually impaired

Nearly 4.7 million people in India are blind or visually impaired, this physical disability keeps them away from many things one of...

Edible coating materials to improve shelf life of fruit crops

Fruits are one of the most important horticulture commodities worldwide due to its organoleptic and nutritional properties. In India, the diversity of...

Scientists find one more reason to love curd

Curd, as we all know, is a fermented product from milk. We also know that many Indians love it for its distinct...

Way paved for a new treatment for Alzheimer like conditions

The immune system in the body has an important component called the `complement system’. This is involved in immune surveillance. It is...

Way paved to diagnose oral cancer metastasis better

A team of researchers headed by Dr. Partha Majumder of the Department of Biotechnology’s National Institute of Biomedical Genomics (NIBMG), Kalyani, West...

Researchers pave the way for a better understanding of Autism

Autism or Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is a neuro-developmental disorder where brain development goes awry, while Intellectual Disability (ID) is another neurodevelopmental...

Scientist develop inexpensive technology for production of silver nanowires

The importance of nanowires has been steadily increasing in the development of various nano-electronic devices, ranging from conductor inks used in electronic...