Drug News (Medindia)

New Vaccine for Kala-Azar

School of Biochemical Engineering of IIT-BHU scientists in collaboration with the Institute of Medical Sciences (IMS), BHU, have tested a vaccine for Kala-Azar.

Appearance Keeps Students Off Zoom Cameras

Appearance and social norms keep students off Zoom camera, said researchers. Explicitly encouraging camera use could boost participation without adverse effects.

Tummy Bug Bacteria: New Insights

A new study reveals how bacteria commonly responsible for seafood-related stomach upsets can go dormant and then "wake up".

Muscle Paralysis During Sleep

Rapid eye movement sleep disorder, narcolepsy, and cataplexy can be treated by suppressing glycinergic neurons in the ventral medial medulla.

CAR T-Cell Therapy Helps Fight Solid Tumors in Kids

Scientists at Children's Hospital Los Angeles develop newer Chimeric Antigen Receptor T-cell therapy (CAR T) therapy that promises to be more effective and less toxic for children with neuroblastoma.