Scientists have found a way to deliver PIN1 protein to the testes in an effort to treat infertility in men
More studies are required before this technique could be used for treating infertility in human males.
Adaptive immunity enables the body to produce antibodies, which can prevent repeated infections of the same kind, thanks to memory cells.
Following American Heart Association's 'simple seven' recommendations can prevent hypertension, claims study
A recent study suggested that following even one of the 'simple seven' recommendations can reduce the risk of developing hypertension by six percent
Age-related muscle loss: Study finds rapamycin may delay sarcopenia; diet, exercise key to minimise decay
Reduced muscle mass with age means greater weakness, impaired mobility and strength and a higher risk of falls and fractures.
Meet STING: Scientists identify natural immune-boosting protein that could promote anti-cancer immunity
STING stands for Stimulator of Interferon Genes; it stimulates the immune system whenever there is a viral or cancerous invader in the body.
Post COVID-19 care: Home-cooked food rich in protein and calories key for boosting immunity in recovering coronavirus patients
A protein-rich diet can help repair damaged body tissues, make up for the muscle loss that occurred while the infection lasted, and boost the immune system too.
Plants better source of protein than animals, can reduce risk of cardiovascular disease, studies show
Researchers have suggested that people increase their intake of plant protein as it is a healthier option than animal protein.
Coronavirus outbreak: World's fastest supercomputer Summit joins fight, shortlists 77 compounds for possible vaccine
Commissioned by the US Department of Energy in 2014, Summit was created with the singular aim of solving some of world’s biggest problems using artificial intelligence, including deep learning.
The American Heart Association now recommends the consumption of one egg (or two egg whites) every day as a part of a healthy diet.
At an exhibition of Indus Valley Civilisation's food cultures, insight into traditions, ingredients, and a decision to exclude meat
One of the researchers who worked on the exhibition held at the National Museum said that nearly 80 percent of the Indus Valley people's protein intake was meat-based. As an explanation for why meat, which was supposed to be part of the food tasting at the exhibition, was excluded, a museum officer cited the museum's rule against serving meat on the premises
Sestrin can prevent muscle atrophy in a muscle that has been immobilised for a long time.
US scientists found PGRMC-2, a protein present in abundance in fat tissues with potential to manage metabolic diseases like diabetes
What if someone told you that the fix for many problems linked with obesity could be hidden away, ironically, in rolls of fat in the body?
A person needs 1 gm per ideal body weight of protein every day to keep up.
What are collagen supplements and should you try them? While collagen powder has gained popularity among Westerners, most Indians are still sceptical about it
A protein molecule called MPT63 secreted by the bacteria maybe playing a role in the release process.
Early childhood is an extremely important phase in your child’s health and nutrition cycle. They grow to 60% of their height by the age of five and 90% of their brain develops by the age of six. Esha Bhatia shares how you can help your child fuel this rapid growth for a healthy body and mind.
Women in Science: Molecular biophysicist R Mahalakshmi on solving the century-old protein-folding problem
But how do proteins fold? What decides their structure and what makes them stay folded? Mahalakshmi is one of the many scientists in the world trying to solve the century-old protein-folding problem.
The genetic and environmental factors that susceptible to the development of Alzheimer's is still not well understood.
The research could also help find treatment for other inflammatory diseases caused by abnormal immune cell function
The app has the facility to keep track of the energy balance between calories consumed and expended.