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10 – 16 September 2018


_103417085_rollercoasterIg Nobel win for kidney stone removing roller-coaster
Riding on some types of roller-coaster is an effective way of removing kidney stones. Find source



clinical trial_16x9Universities are worse than drug companies at reporting clinical trial results
A study finds that 89% of clinical trials run by universities and registered in an EU database do not have their results reported as quickly as is mandated.  Find source



painPlants can 'feel' pain
Plants can 'feel' you picking them! Video shows that leaves fire off pain signals to warn their neighbours of danger when attacked. Find source

bcHuge genetic-screening effort helps pinpoint roots of breast cancer
Scientists have sifted through thousands of genetic sequences in search of those that could foster tumours. Find source

obScientists control obesity and diabetes in mice
Researchers report that blocking an RNA-silencing protein in the livers of mice keeps the animals from getting fat-related and diabetic conditions. Find source


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Latest Contents

Volume 5, Issue 4 (25 August 2018)


Molecular Characterization of EGLN1 Gene in Fast and Slow Moving Animals of Diverse Terrain

Rashid Saif, Naila Naz, Beenish Tariq, Ali Iftekhar

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Expression level of serum Interleukin-37 in Rheumatoid Arthritis patients and its correlation with Disease Activity Score

Nimrah Akram, Arshad Jamal, Sajjad Ullah, Ahmed Bilal Waqar, Khurshid Iqbal

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Prevalence of Hepatitis C and associated risk factors among pregnant women of district Nowshera, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

Zobia Afsheen, Bashir Ahmad, Huang Linfang

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In vitro biochemical evaluation of methanol extract of Moringa oleifera pods on rat liver mitochondrial membrane permeability transition pore and lipid peroxidation

Cassandra Elohor Bezi, Adegoke Oluwaseyi Adetunji, Olaoluwa Temitope Talabi

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3D-Bioprinting: A stepping stone towards ehanced medical approaches

Hajra Ashraf, Bisma Meer, Romasa Naz, Aarooj Saeed, Haleema Sadia, Usmara Sajid, Kanwal Nisar, Zunaira Aslam, Pervez Anwar

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Rapid commercial conversion of agriculture land in Lahore Division, Pakistan

Imtiaz Hassan

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Molecular Biology

Response Surface Methodology for the production of endopolygalacturonase by a novel Bacillus licheniformis

Saqib Hussain Hadri, Muhammad Javaid Asad, Muhammad Zeeshan Hyder, Syed Muhammad Saqlan Naqvi, Tariq Mukhtar, Raja Tahir Mehmood, JH David Wu

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Rapid RNA Extraction from Eucalyptus tree and its down processing for cloning of dehydrin genes

Ghulam Zahara Jahangir, Shagufta Naz, Muhammad Idrees Khan, Muhammad Zafar Saleem

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Forensic Sciences

Detection and comparison of light metals in hair among workers of different industries using Particle Induced X-Ray Emission (PIXE) for forensic casework

Muhammad Saqib Shahzad, Saeeda Kalsoom, Javed Iqbal Bajwa, Amina Arif, Muhammad Azmat Ullah Khan

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