Researchers from IIT-M show how aspirin cuts off energy supply to cancer cells and forces them to die.
Crocin, the active component of saffron spice, stops cancer cells from dividing and shows promise as a new anti-cancer drug-in-the-making.
DNA from fossilized ostrich eggshells in India closely matches that of present day ostriches in Africa
Armed with their mobile phones, citizens of Bengaluru join hands to create a map of the city's green cover.
Two fossilised molar teeth from Haritalyangar in India present for the first time, unmistakable evidence for the presence of Pliopithecoids—a superfamily of extinct primates from the Miocene era—in South Asia.
Friendly gut bacterium E.coli can turn foe in certain conditions and contribute to development of colorectal cancer. Scientists explore the reasons driving this change.
Scientists find a positive correlation between vitamin D deficiency and acute lower respiratory infections in kids below three years of age.