Blood-based biomarkers for brain tumours identified New Delhi, Nov 18: A study by researchers at the Indian Institute of Science (IISc), along with collaborators, has identified potential blood-based biomarkers to predict disease progression and survival times in those with late-stage brain tumours. The team included researchers from the Centre for BioSystems Science and Engineering (BSSE)…… Continue reading Indian researchers identify Blood-based biomarkers for brain tumours
Researchers identify biomarker for early prediction of diabetic kidney failure
Urine based biomarker for early prediction of diabetic kidney failure identified New Delhi, February 21: Diabetic Kidney failure or Diabetic Nephropathy is among the most significant longer-term complications associated with type 2 diabetes. The risk of End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) and resulting premature disease and death is estimated to increase by 12-fold with diabetes. A…… Continue reading Researchers identify biomarker for early prediction of diabetic kidney failure
Way paved to diagnose oral cancer metastasis better
New Delhi, February 06: A team of researchers headed by Dr. Partha Majumder of Department of Biotechnology’s National Institute of Biomedical Genomics (NIBMG), Kalyani, West Bengal has identified five biomarkers that could help develop new molecular diagnostic to predict lymph node metastasis in oral cancer patients more effectively. The scientists have identified alterations in DNA,…… Continue reading Way paved to diagnose oral cancer metastasis better
Detection of malaria infection could become more accurate soon
ICMR scientists identify new biomarker for malaria. Scientists at the NIRTH have found that an enzyme called glutamate dehydrogenase could offer a solution.