Medicina

World's Smallest Tape Recorder Built From Gut Bacteria

World's Smallest Tape Recorder Built From Gut Bacteria

These cells could also monitor otherwise invisible changes without disrupting their surroundings. When those same viruses try to infect again, the CRISPR system can recognise and eliminate them making it ideal for recording data. This enabled the bacteria to not only record their interactions with the environment but also time-stamp the events. So in this case the team modified a piece of DNA called a plasmid, giving it the ability to create more copies of itself in the bacterial cell in ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Child traffickers mistakenly call Delhi police to sell minor girl, arrested

Child traffickers mistakenly call Delhi police to sell minor girl, arrested

The crime came to light when the duo mistakenly called up inspector Sunil Kumar, the Station House Officer of Kamla Market in central Delhi, and informed that they wanted to sell a "beautiful minor girl". Later, two constables were sent to deal with the callers. "They agreed and promised to hand over the girl on Wednesday at Iffco Chowk in Gurgaon", Randhawa said. Consulte Mais Informação

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Delhi Metro loses three lakh commuters after steep fare hike

Delhi Metro loses three lakh commuters after steep fare hike

This fare hike in October was the second one this year, the first one being in May. The metro's daily average ridership came down to 24.2 lakh in October from 27.4 lakh in September, translating to a fall of around 11 per cent. The metro had already seen a fall of 1.5 lakh passengers per day in June after the first hike. To shore up its revenues, the Delhi Metro had increased fares by a maximum of Rs 10 earlier in October. Consulte Mais Informação

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A 'half-hearted' solution to one-sided heart failure

A 'half-hearted' solution to one-sided heart failure

Now available devices can assist heart function in a similar manner, but the new soft robot device adds several critical improvements, said Nikolay Vasilyev of Harvard Medical School and co-author of the new research. The device's structure also draws blood into the ventricles more effectively, which is half the battle. "As the actuators relax, specially-designed elastic bands help return the heart's wall to its original position, filling the chamber sufficiently with blood", Vasilyev says. Consulte Mais Informação

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Mike Reilly named Most Outstanding Player

Mike Reilly named Most Outstanding Player

The Kennewick, WA native led Edmonton to a 12-6 record in the ultra-competitive West Division, becoming the first 12-win team to finish third in the division. Toronto and Calgary meet in the Grey Cup game Sunday at TD Place. He set a CFL record for most tackles in a season with 123 - only B.C. Lions linebacker Solomon Elimimian had more - and anchored a defence that allowed a league-low 349 points. Consulte Mais Informação

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Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (APC) Earning Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, Accern Reports

Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (APC) Earning Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, Accern Reports

It has underperformed by 8.41% the S&P500. Among 4 analysts covering Alphatec Holdings Inc. Among 27 analysts covering The TJX Companies ( NYSE:TJX ), 24 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 82% are positive. The rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets on Monday, November 6 with "Hold". Anadarko Petroleum Corporation has a 52-week low of $39.96 and a 52-week high of $73.33. Consulte Mais Informação

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Hezbollah, Iranian Republic Guards will stay in Syria

Hezbollah, Iranian Republic Guards will stay in Syria

Jafari also said the issue of disarming Lebanese militant group Hezbollah was "non-negotiable". Saudi Arabia has denounced Iran-backed Hezbollah for helping Houthi rebels in Yemen and launching a ballistic missile on Saudi Arabia. On November 9, French President Emmanuel Macron said at a press conference in Dubai that the Iranian nuclear deal must be preserved, but needed several amendments. Consulte Mais Informação

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Stage set for holidays with Nutcrackers, Herdmans, Scrooge

Stage set for holidays with Nutcrackers, Herdmans, Scrooge

Unlike small student recital productions, Albano's senior company combined with his ever growing, popular youth ballet, join forces with five of Connecticut's leading dance academies to showcase and underscore certain Albano variations, giving young dancers from around CT an opportunity and an experience of working alongside professional ballet dancers to live music. Consulte Mais Informação

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Bhuvneshwar Kumar to get married

Bhuvneshwar Kumar to get married

The celebration of the wedding had started a few days back when photos of 'mehendi' started doing rounds on different social media platforms. The ceremony is expected to take place in Meerut. With the marriage date preponed to November 23, the reception will reportedly be held on November 27 in Mumbai. Zaheer had announced his engagement with "Chak de India " star Sagarika earlier this year. Consulte Mais Informação

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Markets Marginally Up, Sensex at 33600, Nifty at 10358

Markets Marginally Up, Sensex at 33600, Nifty at 10358

The home currency opened higher by 11 paise compared with previous day's closing level of 64.91 a dollar. Nifty up 5 points at 10,347 and Sensex rises 6 points to 33,568 level. Vinod Nair, head of research, Geojit Financial Services, said: "Market traded between gains and losses due to subdued trend in global market". According to market observers, gains were supported by healthy buying in IT, capital goods and consumer durables stocks. Consulte Mais Informação

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Four-year-old boy accused of 'raping' classmate in India

Four-year-old boy accused of 'raping' classmate in India

As per the FIR filed by her parents, the girl had complained of pain in her private parts after coming back from school on Friday, last week, and the next day broke her silence on the assault. "We are examining those provisions even as we are handling the matter with utmost sensitivity", Dependra Pathak, chief spokesman of the Delhi Police , was quoted as saying by Hindustan Times . Consulte Mais Informação

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SVU Planning Harvey Weinstein Scandal Episode in Season 19

SVU Planning Harvey Weinstein Scandal Episode in Season 19

The series' writers were reportedly working on an episode exploring such themes before the Weinstein scandal broke in early October, when The New York Times released an exposé detailing multiple instances of alleged sexual harassment. "It's the same environment.' So we got all of our Harvey stuff out with airline pilots". "Unstoppable" first was slated for October 12, then pushed to October 26 and then postponed until after the elections and slated for November 16, but it quietly was ... Consulte Mais Informação

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CCJ da Câmara aprova PEC que restringe foro privilegiado

CCJ da Câmara aprova PEC que restringe foro privilegiado

O relator disse considerar haver um clamor social pelo combate à corrupção, apesar de haver um sistema "desigual" entre autoridades e cidadãos comuns. O senador ressaltou que a própria Constituição prevê que todos são iguais perante a lei. Depois, se passar, o texto vai para o Senado. Os crimes comuns são crimes que não estão relacionados às funções que ocupam. Consulte Mais Informação

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