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M.Sc.

Sheela Philomena

A postgraduate in Bio-informatics with long teaching experience, works for news section, writes and edits articles for Medindia.

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Illuminating Cancer: New Device to Improve Cancer Surgery Developed

Illuminating Cancer: New Device to Improve Cancer Surgery Developed

Novel pH threshold sensor that can illuminate cancer tissue has been developed by UT Southwestern Medical Center researchers.

Health Watch
Red Meat Has Neural Effect on Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors

Red Meat Has Neural Effect on Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors

Red meat consumption above the recommended level does not affect short-term heart disease risk factors such as blood pressure, blood cholesterol.

Health Watch
Oral Vaccine Against Salmonella Developed

Oral Vaccine Against Salmonella Developed

Oral vaccine against salmonella poisoning - deadly bacteria responsible for of the common food-borne illnesses has been developed.

Health Watch
Cancer Survivors Experience Low Health-Related Quality of Life

Cancer Survivors Experience Low Health-Related Quality of Life

Cancer survivors suffer from anxiety and depression following diagnosis of cancer.

Health In Focus
Test Your Knowledge on Spinal Cord Injury

Test Your Knowledge on Spinal Cord Injury

Spinal cord injury is one of the leading causes of permanent disability. Test your knowledge on spinal cord injury by taking this quiz.

Health Quiz