The GMO mosquito has it big this year as the FDA has approved the mosquito developed by Oxitec in order to combat Zika. OX513A, a genetically modified male Aedes aegypti mosquito […]
Arundithi holds a bachelor's degree in Biotechnology from SASTRA University, Tanjore, India. She is currently a PhD student in Nanyang Technological University. She works on the synthesis of graphene quantum dots for biomedical applications.
Listening to music while in office can be a great stress reliever and may also help in boosting performance. Now, scientists have explained what music does to your brain and […]
Science has some good news to offer to women who have been constantly reminded of their ticking biological clocks. A study conducted by researchers at Boston University School of Medicine […]
Looking for a diseases diagnosis based on a simple internet search may not be a bad idea after all! In the case of pancreatic cancer, it maybe useful to get […]
Smoking during pregnancy has long been suspected to contribute to several birth defects in neonates. However, the exact biological effects of smoking has not been scientifically documented thus far. In […]
Gender dysphoria, or the inability of an individual to mentally conform to the gender originally assigned at birth has been widely observed in children right from an early age. The […]
Scientists have discovered that genetic mutations in long-term vegetarians raise the risk of heart disease and cancer. They believe that the mutations occurred to enable vegetarians to absorb essential fatty […]