Centre for Science and Environment urges global intervention to stop unregulated dumping of used vehicles in Africa and South Asia
New Delhi, July 23 (IBNS): Delhi-based think tank Centre for Science and Environment (CSE), in a new global study -‘Clunkered: Combating Dumping of Used Vehicles - A roadmap for Africa and South Asia’, has lifted the lid on the dark underbelly of a large-scale global trade in old and used vehicles from high income to low and middle income countries of Africa and South Asia.
Texas A&M Study: Ancient dog cancer still around today after 10,000 years
Texas, July 7 (IBNS): Dogs have been man’s best friend for more than 10,000 years, but a new study shows it has been a doggone tough road to get here: their ancestors in the Americas likely came from Siberia, and these early dog populations almost totally disappeared, but not before leaving a cancerous tumor that is still found in their canine descendants today.
Researchers discover new type of lung cancer
New York, June 30 (IBNS): Researchers have discovered a new kind of small-cell lung cancer (SCLC).
New CERN facility can help medical research into cancer
Geneva, Dec 12 (IBNS): The new CERN-MEDICIS facility on Tuesday produced radioisotopes for medical research for the first time.
New device discovered which accurately identifies Cancer in seconds
New York, Sept 7 (IBNS): A team of scientists and engineers at The University of Texas at Austin has invented a powerful tool that rapidly and accurately identifies cancerous tissue during surgery, delivering results in about 10 secondsâ€”more than 150 times as fast as existing technology.