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M.A (Communication & Journalism)

Sushma Rao

Sushma's passion for writing has taken her far and wide, to places in the advertising and IT industries, where she has contributed towards Content and Digital Marketing. Her other interests are baking, dancing and traveling.

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Cancer-fighting Gene’s Function Discovered

Cancer-fighting Gene’s Function Discovered

Specific DNA repair genes are critical to the ability of tumor suppressor protein, p53 to prevent the development of lymphomas, scientists have discovered.

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Scientists Decode Function of Gene Associated With Alzheimer’s Disease

Scientists Decode Function of Gene Associated With Alzheimer’s Disease

Possible mechanism by which APOE4 gene variant increases risk of late onset Alzheimer’s disease (AD) identified in recent study.

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Non-invasive Technique to Correct Vision

Non-invasive Technique to Correct Vision

New method using a low-powered ultrafast laser is an invasive approach that can permanently correct vision.

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Nipah Virus Re-emerges for the Third Time in India

Nipah Virus Re-emerges for the Third Time in India

Re-emergence of the Nipah virus in India could be due to rapid urbanization and changing climate, say scientists.

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World No Tobacco Day

World No Tobacco Day

World No Tobacco Day observed on 31st May is mainly aimed at highlighting the importance of avoiding tobacco and its associated diseases.

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