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Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS)

Context A team of researchers in Australia has identified a biochemical marker in the blood that could help identify newborn ...
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Aureobasidium pullulans

Aureobasidium pullulans Context Recently, scientists have developed a new biomaterial that can be used to disinfect wounds and hastens the ...
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mRNA and RNA granules

Context Dive into the cytoplasm of any cell and one comes across structures made of messenger RNA (mRNA) and proteins ...
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What is INSACOG?

Context Prime Minister had recently announced that the Indian SARS-CoV-2 Genomics Consortium (INSACOG) would be extended to India’s neighbouring countries ...
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Sagittarius A* (SgrA*) Black hole

Context Scientists from the Event Horizon Telescope (EHT) facility, at press conferences held simultaneously at several centres around the world, ...
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