Farah Ishtiaq talks about working with Pamela Rasmussen to find a rare bird, and the ageist-sexist policies in academia that thwart women's progress
Poonkuzhali Balasubramanian is a clinical pharmacologist who studies why people react differently to the same drug
Through her research, Madhumitha Balaji has found that rates of suicide among Indian men and women is much higher than in high-income countries
As thousands upon thousands of new nanomaterials enter the market, we remain relatively ignorant about their effects on humans and ecological systems. This is where Madhu Khatri’s research comes in.
Sucharita Sambashivaiah and her team of researchers are looking into an unconventional aspect of Type 2 Diabetes, and studying how the disease can be better managed in Indians
Sreelaja Nair set up her lab at the Tata Institute of Fundamental Research from scratch. She now does extensive work in the field of embryology
Neurobiologist Dr Pinky Kain Sharma studies the fruit fly (Drosophila) to answer questions like how information about taste is conveyed to the brain | #WomenInScience | #FirstCulture
Sandhya Vishweswariah says that not much can be done about the gender gap unless leadership at institutes insists on ensuring equal representation of women | #FirstCulture
Women in Science: What Sonam Mehrotra's studies on DNA replication and damage mean for cancer research
This week, in our #WomenInScience series, we're profiling the work of ACTREC's cancer biologist Sonam Mehrotra
Suhita Nadkarni represents the new crop of young Indian interdisciplinary scientists who refuse to suffer through the slow and bureaucratic approach to science that has been the norm in India
Mahak Sharma, a cell biologist and assistant professor at IISER Mohali, studies membrane trafficking pathways in the cell.
Epidemiologist GV Krishnaveni is examining how stress in early life leads to non-communicable illnesses in adulthood | The Life of Science | #FirstCulture
Transposon is a piece of DNA sequence with an inherent ability to move from one genomic location to another.
Indian scientists discover that cardamonin is effective in preventing and controlling colorectal cancer
Researchers conducted studies on mouse induced with colorectal cancer using drugs as well as human cancer cell lines, and cardamonin was effective.
Alteration in sequence of some genes is human DNA is linked with diseases in humans.
C.V. Vishveshwara was a pioneer in black hole research and was among the first to analyse the structure of black holes.
Indian scientists has made a breakthrough by developing a nano-technology which will help monitor effectiveness of cancer therapy within hours of treatment.
Indian scientists were aware of Zika virus way back in 1950s and had even stored a vial of the pathogen, which has now emerged as a global health threat
Jaya proposes, Nasa disposes: Scientists discount meteorite killed Vellore man, Indian institute says analysis on
Scientists at the US space agency Nasa have discounted reports that an Indian bus driver in Tamil Nadu's Vellore district was killed by a meteorite, but Indian experts said this can only be ruled out after "detailed analysis".
BJP leader Narendra Modi on Sunday said Indian scientists are "our strength" and they will help shape the future in this "knowledge era", while greeting the nation and the community of scientists on National Technology Day.