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BAMS, Post Graduate Diploma in Hospital Management

Dr. Meenakshy Varier

A doctor who qualified in complementary medicine but has worked in clinical research area and keeps herself abreast with what is latest in the medical field. Her other interests include reading, writing, cooking and photography.

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Genetic Therapy for Diabetes : Prevents Heart Attack Risk

Genetic Therapy for Diabetes : Prevents Heart Attack Risk

Diabetes results in the loss of blood vessels around the heart, the growth of which can be stimulated using gene therapy.

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Revised Treatment Improves Survival Among Patients With Deadly Brain Cancer

Revised Treatment Improves Survival Among Patients With Deadly Brain Cancer

The novel approach of neoadjuvant is associated with improved survival of patients with glioblastoma, with acceptable toxicity.

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Clues to Cancer from Blood Test

Clues to Cancer from Blood Test

Proteins from isolated cells known as circulating tumor cells, could be used as biomarkers to classify cancers more precisely.

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Cystic Fibrosis-Possible Treatment Target Identified

Cystic Fibrosis-Possible Treatment Target Identified

In cystic fibrosis, the compact mucin protein that keeps mucus too thick and sticky, causing constant lung problems is the patients.

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Weight-Bearing Exercises In Men : Increase Bone Mass, Prevent Osteoporosis

Weight-Bearing Exercises In Men : Increase Bone Mass, Prevent Osteoporosis

Exercises that target bone health found to impact hormone and protein associated with bone growth and formation.

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