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Urinary Infections: New Mini Device Helps DNA Sequencing to Treat UTI Faster Now

A new method to treat urinary tract infections has been devised using DNA sequencing with a device that looks like a USB stick called MinION. The device performs sequencing to characterise bacteria from urine samples four times faster than the traditional methods of culturing bacteria. It also detects resistance to anti-biotics making treatment more effective. To be presented at the ...

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NASA Monitoring Mars Orbit After Averting Jan 2015 Incident

US space agency NASA has beefed up the process of monitoring the orbit paths of its own MAVEN, India’s Mangalyaan, European Mars Express, its own old redundant spacecrafts which are orbiting Mars to avoid collision after a January 2015 incident. On Jan. 3, 2015, it was found that two weeks later, MAVEN and MRO (both NASA missions) could come within ...

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Pills to help body clock of night-shift workers

New pills of glucocorticoid could help adjust your internal body clock to work in night shifts or avoid jet lag the way it works during the day to eliminate various health risks, including cancer are in the pipeline. A team of Australian researchers, with the administration of glucocorticoid or a class of hormones used as powerful anti-inflammatory compounds to treat ...

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Deepika Padukone Opens up on Depression

Deepika Padukone, who shouted down the country’s premier newspaper The Times of India over their coverage of her “curves” and boldly stood up against the market leader and opinion makers, did not falter when it came to her personal health problem. Giving an exclusive interview to the Times of India’s rival The Hindustan Times, Deepika Padukone openly told the world ...

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India Changes Mars Orbiter Track to Avoid Comet Siding Spring

Indian space agency ISRO has repositioned its Mars Orbiter (MOM) to avoid collision with the fast approaching Comet Siding Spring that is likely to fly by the red planet, said a senior official on Thursday. "We have repositioned the Mars Orbiter, as the Comet Siding Spring is expected to be close to the Mars on Oct 19," A.S.Kiran Kumar, director, ...

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5 Steps to Avoid Facebook Spying Your ‘Emotional Experiments’

With Facebook in the news for its creepy “emotional experiments” on users, Emma Fuller, a social chatting expert suggests ways to break up with Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook founder and chairman. She says, “at first, Mark — and his Facebook app — seemed like the perfect guy.” He “shared” regularly, “checked in” often, kept you “fed” with the latest news, and ...

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Ganesh Chaturthi: Tradition bars seeing the moon today

India is gearing up for week-long Ganesh Chaturthi beginning Wednesday, while the tradition warns devotees not to see the moon on this particular day. Here is the anecdote about the tradition: Lord Ganesh was happy at the end of the celebrations and was on his way home but seeing his stature after consuming lots of food and sweets, the moon ...

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