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‘Pill on a string’ Can Identify Oesophageal (Gullet) Cancer: New Study

Researchers from the University of Cambridge have found a new method that will help the doctors to identify oesophageal cancer (gullet cancer) easily. Barrett’s oesophagus – a state where cells within the oesophagus lining starts to change shape and grow unusually, is often the starting point of oesophageal cancer, which a type of cancer that can be hard to treat ...

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Nobel laureate, DNA fame Venki made president of prestigious UK Royal Society

Indian-origin Chemistry Nobel laureate Venkatraman Ramakrishnan (Venki) has been bestowed the highest honour in the UK making him join the ranks of eminent British scientists such as Newton and Rhterford. Venki will succeed Paul Nurse as the Royal Society president from December this year and head the world’s top most science outfit. He was chosen by about 1,200 Royal Society ...

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Pregnant Kate Middleton Rushed to Hospital with Braxton Hicks Contractions: Report

British Princess Kate Middleton, who is seven-month pregnant, has been rushed to hospital recently, after she suffered severe Braxton Hicks contractions, revealed some reports. Kate Middleton was rushed to the hospital on unconfirmed date recently, reported Hollywood Life quoting Star Magazine. The March 9th cover of Star Magazine is plastered with a photo of Prince William’s wife Kate Middleton in ...

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