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London, Mar 1 (ANI): Surgeons in Britain removed a man's tumour and rebuilt his body using leg muscles and tissue they had removed and attached to his arm to keep alive.
Unsaturated fat prevents abdominal fat accumulation Feb 25, 10:57 am
Washington, Feb. 25 (ANI): Researchers from Uppsala University have shown that saturated fat builds more fat and less muscle than polyunsaturated fat.
Washington, Feb. 21 (ANI): A team led by an Indian origin researcher has devised a new method that allows for the more efficient and more complete reprogramming of skin cells into cells that are virtually indistinguishable from heart muscle cells.
Washington, Feb. 21 (ANI): Researchers are now using fibres from fishing line and sewing thread to make inexpensive artificial muscles that can be used in medical devices, humanoid robots, prosthetic limbs.
Washington, Feb. 17 (ANI): A new study on why skeletal muscle stem cells stop dividing and renewing muscle mass during aging points up a unique therapeutic opportunity for managing muscle-wasting conditions in humans.
US bobsleigh athlete uses `muscle power` to break down bathroom door in Sochi after lock-in Feb 9, 10:25 am
Sydney, Feb 9 (ANI): An US athlete had reportedly used his muscle power to escape from the bathroom at the ongoing Winter Olympics in Sochi after he was locked in.
Gene regulator that induces adult muscle stem cells to turn into 'good fat' identified Feb 6, 1:26 pm
Washington, Feb. 6 (ANI): Researchers have found a gene regulator called microRNA-133, which induces adult muscle stem cells to turn into muscle fiber and brown fat.
London, Feb 5 (ANI): A new study has found that a majority of women find sportsmen, like David Beckham and Cristiano Ronaldo, attractive because they have been programmed to look for muscled men to protect their offspring and contribute good genes.
Schumacher's fate uncertain after month of ski accident Jan 29, 9:38 am
Sydney, Jan. 29 (ANI): Formula One Champion Michael Schumacher's fate remains unclear a month after he sustained severe brain injury during a ski accident in the French Alps.
Schumacher receiving muscle training to stop body seizing up in coma Jan 28, 10:07 am
London, Jan. 28 (ANI): Formula One champion Michael Schumacher is reportedly undergoing muscle training to avoid his body seizing up in coma.
Starc hails Johnson as `inspiration` for Oz's young fast bowlers on `comeback track` Jan 26, 11:26 am
Sydney, Jan 26 (ANI): Australian fast bowler Mitchell Starc has hailed pace sensation Mitchell Johnson as an inspiration for him and a battalion of other young fast bowlers on the comeback track, who are preparing themselves to try and muscle their way into the pace attack of the national team.
Dolphins 10 times stronger than fittest human athletes Jan 16, 12:19 pm
Washington, Jan 16 (ANI): Refuting Gray's paradox that dolphins do not have sufficient muscle power for obtaining high speeds and accelerations and must use a trick of fluid mechanics, researchers have found that dolphins are in reality stronger than the fittest human athletes.
Muscle protein that may up diabetes risk later in life discovered Jan 16, 11:39 am
Washington, Jan. 16 (ANI): A team of researchers have discovered a protein in muscle that contributes to the development of type 2 diabetes later in life.
20 min aerobics/day can dramatically reduce women's diabetes risk Jan 15, 10:01 am
Washington, Jan. 15 (ANI): Researchers have said women who engaged in at least 150 min/week of aerobic activity and at least 60 min/week of muscle-strengthening activities had the most substantial risk reduction compared with inactive women.
Sylvester Stallone insists he`s `more than just a muscle head` Jan 13, 1:07 pm
London, January 13 (ANI): Sylvester Stallone has confessed to chat show host Jonathan Ross that he is frustrated how people still think of him as a "muscle head".
How vertebrates evolved from sea to land Jan 10, 1:39 pm
Washington, Jan. 10 (ANI): A new study has suggested that vertebrate locomotion has evolved from the simple left-right bending of the body exemplified by lampreys to the appearance of fins in bony fish to the movement of humans, with the complex nerve and muscle coordination necessary to move four limbs.
Washington, Jan. 4 (ANI): Researchers have suggested that babies are likely to have stronger muscles if their mothers had a higher level of vitamin D in their body while they are pregnant.
Washington, Dec. 29 (ANI): Most of you will be desperate to get rid of the holiday weight you gained over Christmas, and to welcome new year in a fit body, but experts have warned that not knowing the correct way to work out might hurt you more than help you.
Washington, Dec. 20 (ANI): Researchers have developed a micro-sized robotic torsional muscle/motor made from vanadium dioxide that for its size is a thousand times more powerful than a human muscle, able to catapult objects 50 times heavier than itself over a distance five times its length within 60 milliseconds.
Soon, pill to reverse effects of ageing Dec 20, 10:03 am
Washington, Dec 20 (ANI): Researchers have found a cause of ageing in animals that can be reversed, possibly paving the way for new treatments for age-related diseases including cancer, type 2 diabetes, muscle wasting and inflammatory diseases.
Washington, Dec. 16 (ANI): A new study has suggested that regular exercise in middle age is a protective factor against sarcopenia and effective in maintaining muscle strength and physical performance.
Washington, Dec. 14 (ANI): China, it seems, is trying to make life difficult for the United States for sailing in the South China Sea.
Johannesburg, Dec 3 (ANI): Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo has recovered from a muscle strain and is ready to return to action, the Portugal forward said recently.
First ever retrograde gene therapy performed on human heart Dec 1, 2:32 pm
Washington, Dec 01 (ANI): An Indian origin surgeon has performed a historic first retrograde gene therapy, a novel procedure designed to deliver stem cells to the heart to repair damaged muscle and arteries in the most minimally invasive way possible.
Soon, one-piece suit that gives you super-human strength Nov 20, 2:05 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 20 (ANI): Researchers have developed a electroactive polymer muscles in future-tech clothing are five times stronger than natural ones, which will enable the wearer to gain super-human strength.
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