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NEW DELHI - A well known public school in the national capital has shut down a section of its class ninth for a week after a student tested positive for the influenza A(H1N1), said school management Thursday.
WASHINGTON - Studying as to what happens in teenagers’ brains while they size each other up, a team of American researchers have found that an emotion circuit activates more in girls as they grow older, but not in boys.
MELBOURNE - University of Durham cosmologists have come up with a novel technique, based on how brain neurons behave, which can dramatically speed up computer simulations of the universe.
Google shuts office in India over swine flu fears
WASHINGTON - A baby born to an older mother may have a slightly higher risk for many of the cancers that occur during childhood, according to a new study.
Our brains may be more flexible than previously thought
WASHINGTON - A new study, conducted by researchers in the UK, has shown that having a lower than average IQ is in itself a risk factor for heart disease.
WASHINGTON - An Indian American researcher has identified a potential bio-mechanism that could explain why oral contraceptives seem to fail in preventing pregnancy among obese women.
WASHINGTON - For the first time, scientists have used a new technique to grow immature human egg cells into nearly mature egg in laboratory-an accomplishment that could prove beneficial to cancer patients who have lost their ability to reproduce.