Friday , October 20 2017


Turkish researchers develop cancer diagnosis chip

Ankara: Turkish scientists have developed a technology that can diagnose cancer cells from body fluids such as saliva, blood, phlegm or urine, Radio Pakistan reported. According to the Anadolu news agency, Director of Middle East Technical University (ODTU) Center of Excellence in Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering (BIOMATEN), said the project’s …

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World Teachers Day being celebrated today

Islamabad: The World Teachers’ Day is being celebrated in Pakistan and all over the world today under the theme “Teaching in Freedom, Empowering Teachers”, addressing teachers’ rights and responsibilities on a global scale. The day is celebrated every year on October 5 to pay tribute and highlight the importance of …

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US trio win Noble medicine prize for 2017

Stockholm: The Nobel Assembly on Monday awarded US geneticists Jeffrey C. Hall, Michael Rosbash and Michael W. Young the Nobel Medicine Prize for shedding light on the internal biological clock that governs the wake-sleep cycles of most living things. “Their discoveries explain how plants, animals and humans adapt their biological …

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Seminar held on 15-year completion of HEC

Khairpur : Celebrating Higher Education Commission (HEC)’s 15 years of excellence, a seminar was organised by Research, Innovation and Commercialisation (ORIC), Shah Abdul Latif University (SALU), Khairpur on ‘Role of HEC in strengthening office of ORIC’. Prof Dr Ghulam Abbas Shar, Director ORIC said, “HEC has streamlined higher education institutions …

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President urges corporate sector to help uplift education sector to modern trends

Islamabad: President Mamnoon Hussain on Friday emphasized the corporate sector to strive for bringing the education sector at par with modern trends by exploiting its experiences and observations besides urging the universities to focus on the applied research to achieve real progress. The president made these remarks while addressing a …

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