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Smoking cessation drug may treat Parkinson’s in women

"What cytisine does is it binds to target receptors but doesn't activate them as efficiently as nicotine," said researcher Rahul Srinivasan from the Texas A&M University in the US.

New tools assess in-hospital death risk of Covid patients

The findings, published in the journal EClinicalMedicine, indicates that these models could enable clinicians to better stratify risk in Covid-infected patients to optimize care and resource utilization

Indian-origin pharma executive gets 41 months in prison for fraud sales

Acting North Texas Federal Prosecutor Prerak Shah announced on Friday the sentencing of Sitesh Patel, 37, on a conspiracy charge relating to the misbranding of the supplements.

Embrace green spaces, shut screens to keep lockdown blues at bay

Being outdoors, particularly in green spaces, can improve mental health by promoting more positive body image, and lowering levels of depression and anxiety.

Novel method may help detect Covid antibodies in seconds

We utilized the latest advances in materials and manufacturing such as nanoparticle 3D printing to create a device that rapidly detects Covid-19 antibodies," said researcher Rahul Panat, Associate Professor at Carnegie Mellon

Gut microbe may promote some breast cancers: Study

The study, published in the journal Cancer Discovery, suggests that breast tissue cells exposed to this toxin retain a long-term memory, increasing the risk for disease.

Ravi Patel: Better roles for Indians in Hollywood now

Patel is best known for his the autobiographical comic documentary "Meet The Patels", and will soon be seen in the Gal Gadot-starrer "Wonder Woman 1984". The actor has also featured in the series like "Scrubs"

Sore eyes significant vision-based indicator of Covid-19: Study

"This is the first study to investigate the various eye symptoms indicative of conjunctivitis in relation to Covid-19, their time frame in relation to other well-known Covid-19 symptoms and their duration," said study

Rise in death, rehospitalisation in Covid recovered patients: Study

According to the study, published in the journal Annals of Internal Medicine, within two months of leaving the hospital, nearly seven per cent of the patients had died, including more than 10 per cent of the patients treated in an ICU.

Researchers develop new smartwatch app that warns deaf users

Smartwatches offer people a private method for getting notifications about their surroundings -- such as a phone call, health alerts or an upcoming package delivery.

Indian-origin researchers use bovine adenovirus to develop Covid vax

Bovine Adenovirus, also known as BAdV, is a member of the Adenoviridae family that causes disease in cattle.

Previous coronaviruses infection may lessen severity of Covid-19

The study, published in the Journal of Clinical Investigation, however, also demonstrated that the immunity built up from previous non-SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus infections does not prevent individuals from getting Covid-19.

Indian origin writer makes cut for 2020 Man Booker Prize

The five other books in the shortlist are: The New Wilderness by Diane Cook (Oneworld Publications), This Mournable Body by Taitsi Dangarembga (Faber & Faber)

Phone calls create stronger bonds than just text messages

"When it came to actual experience, people reported they did form a significantly stronger bond with their old friend on the phone versus email, and they did not feel more awkward."

Drone delivery at home to get a boost in post Covid era

The analysis is also applicable to other dedicated delivery vehicles, such as delivery robots and electric bikes, which many retailers are currently testing.

Respiratory vaccines may reduce heart failure deaths

Respiratory infections such as influenza and pneumonia make heart failure worse, and annual vaccinations are recommended.

Biden has surrendered to radical mob by naming Kamala as VP: Trump

Launching a scathing attack on Harris, the Trump campaign said the Americans will resoundingly reject the absymal failures of Biden and Harris.

Indian-American Democrat Sara Gideon wins primary in Maine

Gideon, 48, is currently the Speaker of the Maine State Assembly. She had long been the favourite to challenge Collins, the sole remaining New England Republican in Congress.

‘Simpsons’ to stop having white actors dubbing for non-white characters

The announcement by "The Simpsons" makers has come after "The Cleveland Show" actor Mike Henry revealed he would no longer voice the title character on the show.

3 members of Indian-origin family die in US swimming pool mishap

Officials identified the victims on Tuesday as Bharat Patal, 62, his daughter-in-law Nisha Patel, 33, and her 8-year-old daughter, whose name was not given.

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