Pathways involved in the development of neurodegenerative diseases are evolutionarily conserved in humans and fruit flies.
Chromatin released from dying cancer cells can penetrate healthy cells and make them cancerous. This raises questions about conventional theories of cancer metastasis and also opens up new avenues for cancer diagnostics.
Study uses fractal techniques to quantify differences in drug-resistant TB strains
Inducing autophagy can provide respite from Parkinson's-like symptoms by not allowing misfolded proteins to accumulate in cells.
Scientists say India will be a hotspot of decline in wheat productivity as global temperatures soar.
A new hope has emerged for kala azar patients with the discovery that a natural compound called voacamine can kill even drug-resistant strains of Leishmania.
Researchers from IIT-M show how aspirin cuts off energy supply to cancer cells and forces them to die.