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Scientists at Swedish institute find a new way to treat cancer

Scientists at Swedish institute find a new way to treat cancer

Small molecules that restrain a selenium-containing enzyme in the human body may be a tool to fight cancer, says a study published in a U.S. medical journal. The study published in Science Translational Medicine is based on findings of a research team …Continue reading

Team led by Rutgers scientist finds more effective asthma treatment

American and Chinese scientists have found a new treatment that can lead to more effective drug therapy for asthma patients. After examining more than 6,000 compounds, Luis Ulloa, an immunologist at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School, and his collaborator from China’s Shanghai …Continue reading

Science Festival to Open on Saturday

The second Lahore Science Mela will open at Ali Institute of Education on Saturday. The two-day festival is a science exhibit designed to help visitors explore scientific discoveries and milestones by Pakistanis. Khwarizmi Science Society will host 70 exhibits of various government …Continue reading

Peshawar Team Set to Attend International Synthetic Biology Contest

A team of undergraduate students from Pakistan will be competing in the International Genetically Engineered Machines Competition (iGEM) 2017. The event will be held between November 9 and November 13 in the United States. Supported by the Directorate of Science and Technology …Continue reading

MakerFest 2017 Concludes

MakerFest ‘17, a festival for the promotion of technology, creativity, innovation and invention, was held on Saturday at Arfa Software Technology Park. The event was organized by Information Technology University (ITU) in collaboration with PlanX and DIY Geeks. This is the first …Continue reading

Pakistani Scientists Develop Low-Cost Skin Substitute to Heal Deep Burn Wounds

A team of Pakistani scientists has developed a low-cost nanoparticle that can heal burned skin and chronic ulcer wounds. Dr Muhammad Yar and his team at the Interdisciplinary Research Centre in Biomedical Materials (IRCBM) at COMSATS Institute of Information Technology (CIIT) have …Continue reading

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