Starch-Based “Hemostat” developed at Institute of Nano Science to stop blood loss
Scientists at the INST (Institute of Nano Science and Technology), that operates under the Department of Science & Technology, have developed starch based ‘Hemostat’.Starch Based HemostatThe starch-based ‘hemostat’ are developed to stop rapid blood loss during accidents, as it physically ..
Tags: Calcium • Department of Science and Technology (DST) • Human body • Nano Technology
Month: Current Affairs - March, 2020
Ravinder Kumar Malik clinchs 2019 Mr. South Asia title
Indian bodybuilder Ravinder Kumar Malik has clinched Mr. South Asia title. He has crowned the overall champion at 12th South Asian Bodybuilding and Physique Sports Championship in Kathmandu on July 20, 2019. Malik, the winner of 80 kg category, was ..
Tags: Body shape • Bodybuilding • Human body • Nanita Maharjan • Professional bodybuilders
Term in Focus : Human Atlas
What is the Human Atlas?The human atlas is an initiative to enhance the holistic(complete) understanding of human biology. The human atlas is a project that will collect, collate and integrate the molecular information on human tissues and organs.This data will ..
Tags: Genome • Heathcare • Human body • Research • Smart India Hackathon
The scientists at Stanford University develops a new prosthetic foot to help tackle tough terrain
The scientists at the Stanford University in the US have developed a more stable prosthetic foot which they say could make challenging terrain more manageable for people who have lost a lower leg. The new design has a kind of ..
Tags: Biological engineering • Biomedical engineering • Equipment • Foot • Human body
Doctors discover 4 live bees inside woman’s eye
Doctors in Taiwan have discovered four bees living under her eyelids, feasting on tears of a young 29 year old Taiwanese woman named He, who complained of a swollen eye. She expected to be treated for a simple infection. The ..
Tags: Bee • Body fluids • Branches of biology • Eyelid • Human anatomy
Interstitium: Scientists discover new organ in human body
Scientists have discovered new organ in human body and have named it as ‘interstitium’. It will be the 80th organ in the human body. It might be might be also the biggest organ in human bodyIt was discovered while doctors ..
Tags: Biology • Human anatomy • Human body • Interstitium • new organ