A team of scientists at Israel’s Hebrew University of Jerusalem have successfully developed a novel approach to stopping the spread of HIV: A protein therapy that kills HIV-infected cells while leaving healthy cells alone. In a paper published in the August issue of AIDS Research and Therapy, the research team describes how, by using a peptide … More Promising Israeli HIV treatment kills infected cells
For the first time, a vaginal gel has proved capable of blocking the AIDS virus: It cut in half a woman’s chances of getting HIV from an infected partner in a study in South Africa. Scientists called it a breakthrough in the long quest for a tool to help women whose partners won’t use condoms. … More AIDS breakthrough: Vaginal gel helps prevent infection
TWO little Afghan girls horrifically injured by a Taliban bomb have been saved by the determination and skill of a group of caring British soldiers and medics. Three-year-old Kamila and pal Wasila, six, nearly died after accidentally triggering an improvised explosive device (IED) as they played outside their home in Musa Qala, Helmand Province.Kamila took … More Two girls blown up by callous Taliban saved by hero !
A golden retriever fended off a potentially deadly cougar attack when the animal began approaching a boy in a small town in British Columbia.On Sunday, as the dog recovered from a vicious fight with the cougar, Austin Forman, 11, recounted his dog’s bravery.Forman said that he was collecting firewood in his family’s backyard in the … More Dog saves 11-year-old B.C. boy from cougar attack!
He was an impassioned and articulate man, a respected teacher, beloved father and grandfather — but none of these explain the unique distinction of Tsutomu Yamaguchi (left), who has died in Nagasaki aged 93.He was the victim of a fate so callous that it almost raises a smile: he was one of a small number … More Man who survived two atomic bombs dies aged 93!
(Pic on the left) Hakani, who lived in the forest for three years after being abandoned, aged two, by her tribe. She was adopted by Marcia and Edson Suzuki Babies born into some Indian tribes in the Amazon are being buried alive, a practice that is being covered up by the Brazilian authorities out of … More Girl survived tribe’s custom of live baby burial!
Dr. Reddy’s labs (DRL) has been working hard on its vision to move beyond Generic.Balaglitazone is result of this vision.Positive test results indicate a move in the right direction.If things fall in place DRL is looking at a revenue stream of 2 – 3 billion in the 1st 5 years of launch.Currently the Anti Diabetic … More Dr. Reddy’s wonder drug for diabetes!