Chrisy Ngilneii's Profile

B.Sc (Psychology), M.A (Sociology), Ph.D. (Epidemiology)

Chrisy Ngilneii

Chrisy is a Ph.D. Research Scholar at the University of Madras. Her area of specialization is in Epidemiology of Cancer. Writing is her passion. She has published scholarly articles on health topics in prominent journals, and had also edited two books in the academic field which are now available on Amazon.in. When she is not writing or editing, you will see her playing guitar or piano.

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Gene Detects Low Blood-flow to Tissues and Helps Grow New Vessels

Gene Detects Low Blood-flow to Tissues and Helps Grow New Vessels

Newly discovered gene called STEEL (spliced-transcript endothelial-enriched lncRNA) helps grow blood vessels when it senses inadequate blood flow to tissues.

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First Subunit Tuberculosis Vaccine Shows Potential to Protect

First Subunit Tuberculosis Vaccine Shows Potential to Protect

Tuberculosis vaccine trial results offer potential for BCG Revaccination and subunit vaccines. It is the first 'prevention of infection' trial conducted for TB.

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Gene Editing - Potential Treatment for Sickle Cell Disease

Gene Editing - Potential Treatment for Sickle Cell Disease

Gene editing is a potential treatment for sickle cell disease, states a research presented at the 2018 AAAS Annual Meeting.

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Calcium Surplus in Brain Cells may Cause Parkinsonís Disease

Calcium Surplus in Brain Cells may Cause Parkinsonís Disease

Calcium may play a role in the development of Parkinson's disease. Excess levels of calcium in brain cells may lead to the formation of toxic clusters.

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Effects of Tobacco on Womenís Reproductive Health: Hear It From a Renowned Gynaecologist

Effects of Tobacco on Womenís Reproductive Health: Hear It From a Renowned Gynaecologist

Effects of tobacco on womenís reproductive health as explained by Dr.Duru Shah, Scientific Director, Gynaecworld & Gynaecworld Assisted Fertility Center.

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