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B.Sc (Anesthesia Technology)

Rishika Gupta

Rishika hails from Agra, UP and has made Chennai her home. She has recently completed her Bachelor's in Anesthesia Technology from Amrita School of Medicine, Kochi, Kerala. She is passionate in bringing about a positive change in the society and is in pursuit of doing her post graduation. She is a fervent sudoku solver, traveling enthusiast and loves taking on new challenges.

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Science Made Simple: Why Did Tasuku Honjo and James Allison Win The 2018 Nobel Prize for Medicine?

Science Made Simple: Why Did Tasuku Honjo and James Allison Win The 2018 Nobel Prize for Medicine?

This yearís Noble prize for medicine has been awarded to Tasuku Honjo and James Allison jointly for their work in the field of cancer immunotherapy. This field basically equips the human immune system to fight against cancer.

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Cancer Risk Linked to Eating Foods With Low Nutritional Quality

Cancer Risk Linked to Eating Foods With Low Nutritional Quality

Cancer risk linked with eating foods that have low nutritional quality ratings in a large European population.

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 Section 377 Decriminalized by Supreme Court in India: Medindia Welcomes the Decision

Section 377 Decriminalized by Supreme Court in India: Medindia Welcomes the Decision

In a historical and unanimous judgment a five-judge constitutional bench of the Supreme Court of India has decriminalized homosexuality as a punishable offense.

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 HAOSLO Can Help Identify Retinal Photoreceptors in Small Kids

HAOSLO Can Help Identify Retinal Photoreceptors in Small Kids

HAOSLO, a new handheld device may help examine the photoreceptors of young kids who are too mischievous to comply with AOSLO ophthalmoscope procedure, finds a new study.

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 Rape Cases in Nairobi Now a Problem That Statisticians can Solve

Rape Cases in Nairobi Now a Problem That Statisticians can Solve

What happens when renowned statisticians unite to fight against the heinous act of rapes happening in Nairobi among poor school girls. This study is trying to deal with empowerment and gender norm concepts that are there in this society and are trying to extracting data and insights into these issues statistically.

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