Latest News – Seven Days in Life

03 – 09 December 2018

happening
 

babyFirst baby born after deceased womb transplant
A healthy baby girl has been born using a womb transplanted from a dead person. Find source

 

adultsMost adults living unhealthy lifestyles
The overwhelming majority of adults are so unhealthy they put their lives at risk, a survey suggests. Find source

 

hcvThe silent epidemic killing more people than HIV, malaria or TB
Viral hepatitis is on the rise. Tackling hepatitis B in Africa is key to fighting back. Find source

 

Research
 

super enhancerCancer researchers seek to harness mysterious DNA ‘super-enhancers’
Whether DNA segments that amplify gene activity represent a previously unrecognized form of gene regulation is still under debate. Find source


Girl with leg in plaster using her smartphoneScientists identify 'youth factor' in blood cells that speeds fracture repair
A science team believes it has pinpointed the 'youth factor' inside bone marrow stem cells — it's the macrophage, a type of white blood cell, and the proteins it secretes that can have a rejuvenating effect on tissue. Find source


Previous Week

Latest Contents

Volume 6, Issue 1 (25 November 2018)

In-Focus                        

Molecular typing of Methicillin Resistance Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) isolated from device related infections by SCCmec and PCR-RFLP of coagulase gene

Muhamad Sohail, Zakia Latif

Full Text    I   PDF


 

Health

Awareness of Asthma Genetics in Pakistan: A Review with Some Recommendations

Muhammad Farooq Sabar, Muhammad Akram, Farheena Iqbal Awan, Muhammad Usman Ghani, Mariam Shahid, Zafar Iqbal, Samra Kousar, Muhammad Idrees

Full Text   I   PDF

 

Impact of IL28B gene variants (rs12979860) in peg-IFN therapy against Chronic Hepatitis B Pakistani patients

Irfan Kalam, Sajjad Ullah, Qaisar Ali, Arshad Jamal, Ahmad Bilal Waqar

Full Text   I   PDF

 

Saving human lives after natural disaster

Shahnawaz Hassan

Full Text   I   PDF

 

 

About Cover

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Agriculture

Production and Growth Performance of Malayan Gaur x Cattle Hybrid (Selembu) in Malaysia

Mohd Iswadi Ismail, Fazly Ann Zainalabidin, Abdul Samad Akil, Mohd Hafiz Mail, Zawawi Ismail, Abdul Wahid Haron, Abas Mazni Othman

Full Text   I  PDF


 

Molecular Biology

An In-Silico Approach for the Prediction of miRNAs in Merkel Cell Polyoma Virus and its Target Genes

Gohar Rahman, Bilal Ahmad Mian, Najib Ullah, Huzaifa Khan, Shaker Khan

Full Text   I  PDF