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World Health Day: Researchers Find Graphene can Sniff out Deadly Food Toxins

By Sahana Ghosh  Could wonder material graphene – the thinnest on earth and 200 times stronger than steel – help solve India’s food safety woes linked to storage and transportation? Scientists may have inched closer to an answer. Graphene is the new buzzword in the global electronics industry and scientists at the Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology (IIEST) ...

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New Leukaemia Wonder Drug Gazyvu Kills 90% Cancer Cells in One Shot

Still under trail, a powerful drug for leukemia proved too powerful that it killed 90% of cancer in one shot, sending the patients into semi-conscious stage. The new treatment for chronic lymphocytic leukemia, Gazyva, has been approved for use in Australia but not yet subsidised by the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme. The treatment can delay the progression of their cancer by ...

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