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Silk Can Help To Repair Damaged Spinal Cords

Silk Can Help To Repair Damaged Spinal Cords

Spinal injuries affect 2,50,000-5,00,000 people globally every year. According to scientists from the universities of Aberdeen and Oxford, cleaned, sterilized silk from Asian wild silkworms has the properties well suited for spinal cord repair following…




Mosquito Gut Bacteria May Control Malaria

Mosquito Gut Bacteria May Control Malaria

Researchers genetically modified (GM) Anopheles gambiae mosquitoes to develop gut microbiota that combats the malaria parasite. GM mosquitoes successfully mated with wild mosquitoes and passed along their disease-resistant trait. In recent years, one new tool,…


New Antibody Attacks 99% Of HIV Strains: Study

New Antibody Attacks 99% Of HIV Strains: Study

Researchers have engineered an antibody that attacks 99% of HIV strains and can prevent infection in primates. It is built to attack three critical parts of the virus, making it harder for HIV to resist…