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Stem Cell Research: CIC asks ICMR to share draft guideline details

Newsroom24x7 Network Disclosing the information could result in its misuse since it revolved around various medico legal issues on a continuously evolving and dynamic field of research and in many instances patients were likely to be misguided about the benefits from the use of technology by misunderstanding the facts that it would act as a

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Virtual psychiatrist is effective in diagnosing mental disorders: study

Dinesh C Sharma New Delhi, December 26 (India Science Wire): India has severe shortage of psychiatrists, as a result of which mental illness in rural areas either remains undiagnosed or does not get proper treatment. A ‘virtual psychiatrist’ tool developed by Indian researchers can help address this problem. It has been found that it can

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India’s Nutrition Atlas goes live

Dinesh C Sharma New Delhi: India currently faces twin challenges in the nutrition sector – undernutrition manifesting in several health problems as well as increasing problem of overweight and obesity, contributing to the burden of non-communicable diseases. In order to provide a snapshot of all relevant data and information about nutrition, the Hyderabad-based National Institute

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ICMR DG assures absence of newer mutant strains in Delhi dengue outbreak

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi : There is no new mutant strain of dengue which is affecting people of Delhi and if citizens do their bit then the epidemic can come under control very soon, said newly-appointed Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) Director General Dr Soumya Swaminathan. In an exclusive interview give to media agency,

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