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Scorpion venom to fight brain cancer
Scientists have received approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to use "Tumour Paint", a product derived from scorpion venom for study in human trials in the US, in an effort to treat people suffering from brain cancer.During the phase one trial, "Tumour Paint" will be used on an estimated 21 people with a glioma, or tumour in the brain or spine, ABCNews.com...
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Electronic cigarettes are now a booming business with about 500 brands available in the market. The...
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A species of gut bacteria called Clostridium ramosum could enhance the effects of a high-fat diet, leading to...
Scorpion venom to fight brain cancer
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A neurodegenerative disease, Alzheimer's does not have a cure yet, but quality care could improve the lives of patients
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A confident smile is the best reward
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Back and forth
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freewheeling  |  Derek O'Brien
Bullet points
One of the blockbuster announcements of this year’s railway budget was the bullet train. To be constructed with international collaboration, the bullet train is expected to run at about 300kmph and will operate ...  
grand slam  |  Sania Mirza
American dream come true
It is sheer love for the game that nurtures an upcoming tennis player.  As one begins to follow the sport with a growing passion, it is Grand Slam tournaments that capture your imagination and, soon, for a ...  
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