We sleep for almost one half of the year. Yet, we still do not know the purpose of sleep and its evolutionary mechanism that drives us to go into a […]
Ravi Kumar Komaravolu, PhD.
Dr. Ravi completed his double masters in M.Sc Microbiology (Andhra University, Vizag) and M.Tech Biotechnology (JNTU, Hyderabad) from India. He completed his Ph.D studies in the area of Vascular Medicine from University of Heidelberg, Germany. He enjoys reading, teaching and scientific writing. His research interests include neuro-vascular biology, cell signaling, nanomedicine and drug regulatory science.
Researchers at the University of Pennsylvania are filling in gaps between two prevailing theories about how the brain generates our perception of the world. The first theory termed as ‘Bayesian […]
Growing demand of stem cells in regenerative medicine led scientists to expedite the production of these cells. Researchers at the A*STAR Bioprocessing Technology Institute (BTI) in Singapore have designed a […]
November 16-23, 2015 Bacteria now resistant even to ‘last resort’ antibiotics Well that’s ironic. As if to mark World Antibiotic Awareness Week, antibiotic resistance just got a whole lot scarier. […]
November 9 – 15, 2015 NTU scientists use dead bacteria to kill colorectal cancer cells Colorectal cancer is the number one cancer in Singapore and the third most commonly occurring […]
November 2 – November 9, 2015 NTU scientists use dead bacteria to kill colorectal cancer cells Colorectal cancer is the number one cancer in Singapore and the third most commonly […]
October 26th – November 1st 2015 Indonesia is burning. So why is the world looking away? I’ve often wondered how the media would respond when eco-apocalypse struck. I pictured the […]