Dr. Kaushik Bharati's Profile
MSc, PhD, FRSPH (London)
Dr. Bharati is a Public Health Consultant based in New Delhi. He obtained his PhD in Physiology with specialization in Vaccinology from the University of Calcutta in 2001. He did his Post-doctoral Fellowship from the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, UK, specializing in Immunology and Molecular view more..
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Cervical Cancer Awareness Month is celebrated in January every year. It aims to raise awareness about the dangers of cervical cancer and highlights the importance of preventive strategies.
Zika virus could be utilized for treating glioblastoma, a type of brain cancer. The new approach blocks the entry of Zika virus into the brain and specifically kills cancer cells without harming healthy cells.
Cubital tunnel syndrome is a condition in which the ulnar nerve becomes compressed while passing through the cubital tunnel in the elbow, which can damage the nerve, thereby causing ulnar neuropathy.
Autism risk can be accurately predicted before birth by detecting any de novo mutations in the father’s sperms. The presence of these mutations significantly increases the risk of autism in future children.
Eating too much and not exercising less could be the underlying cause of obesity and other metabolic disorders. This research could enable new ways of tackling obesity and diabetes.