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Coronavirus may be aided by body's own immune response to enter more cells: Study
The study, published in the journal Cell, used single-cell RNA sequencing, which identifies which of roughly 20,000 genes are "on" in individual cells, and found that only a tiny percentage of human respiratory and intestinal cells make the proteins that help the virus gain entry into human cells.
Scientists design new oral capsule that may end the era of painful insulin jabs
Many drugs, especially those made of proteins, cannot be take...
Gorging on probiotics for good health? It may cause brain fogginess and belly bloating
While probiotics can be beneficial, researchers advise...
Enzyme tablet may help gluten-sensitive people
New York, May 8 (IANS) Researchers have found that an enzyme tablet can potentially reduce the side effects that occur when gluten-sensitive individuals accidentally eat a little gluten.
UAE doctors save newborn with liver outside body
Dubai, May 20 (IANS/WAM) Surgeons in Abu Dhabi have saved a child who was born with a portion of his small intestine as well as his entire liver outside his body.
Beware! Chewing gum may adversely affect your digestive system
A common food additive found in chewing gum decreases the ability of small intestine cells to absorb nutrients.
Type 2 diabetes can now be reversed, thanks to the less invasive 'surgery in a pill'
Scientists have developed an effective treatment for reversing diabetes that can offer the same benefits as surgery.
Gut bacteria play key role in body's self-defense
Scientists have found that human gut bacteria regulate the levels of the body's main antioxidant, glutathione, which fights a host of diseases.
Incorporating bananas, potatoes in your diet may help control blood sugar
Starch in foods such as bananas, potatoes, grains and legumes, has many health benefits.
Battery inspired by human gut could power your phone
London, Oct 27 (IANS) Researchers, including one of Indian-origin, have developed a prototype of a next-generation lithium-sulphur battery which takes its inspiration in part from the cells lining the human intestine.
Experiencing severe abdominal pain after an alcohol binge? Could be pancreatitis
Most pancreatitis cases could be attributed to lifestyle factors.
Toilet health: Why you must squat and not sit
This one of the most taboo subjects there is to discuss but it's time we openly talk about it for the sake of our own health.
Insulin-producing 'mini-stomachs' developed in lab
Scientists have successfully developed 'mini-organs' that produced insulin when transplanted into the mice.
Does your child have food allergy? Here's why
Food allergy can cause a harmless skin rash or a potentially lethal anaphylactic shock. We decode why some children are more susceptible.
Novel insulin pill to effectively manage diabetes
A pill could circumvent the discomfort associated with the needle while potentially providing a more effective dose, the researchers said.