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Scientists develop safe booster for cancer vaccine
Sydney, Oct 30 (IANS) Most vaccines need a booster, but the best ones are too toxic for human use. Now New Zealand scientists believe they have created a powerful and safe adjuvant, as a booster is technically called, and are conducting trials with it as part of a new cancer vaccine.

Thursday, October 30, 2008 11:07:16 AM

Michael Jackson to tour with siblings
Sydney, Oct 29 (DPA) Michael Jackson, the King of Pop, will tour the world with a reconstituted Jackson 5, his older brother Jermaine Jackson said in Sydney Wednesday.

Wednesday, October 29, 2008 7:33:06 PM

Moody wonders why Symonds is not in India
Sydney, Oct 29 (IANS) Former Sri Lanka coach Tom Moody wonders why Andrew Symonds is playing for Queensland and not for Australia in the series against India even after apologising for going fishing instead of attending a compulsory team meeting in Darwin.

Wednesday, October 29, 2008 6:32:38 PM

Device tracks and delivers virus count in minutes
Sydney, Oct 29 (IANS) You may be ingesting dangerous nano-particles emitted by a car and billions of viruses might be infesting your system especially if you have a virulent infection.

Wednesday, October 29, 2008 3:11:56 PM

'India can offer cost-effective clinical trials to Australia'
Melbourne, Oct 29 (IANS) Australia will need to look beyond the US and Europe to translate its expertise in basic research into inventing drugs in the current economic scenario and cost-effective India could fill the gap, says the CEO of an Indian biotech firm.

Wednesday, October 29, 2008 2:02:14 PM

Rubbing your eyes likely to damage vision
Sydney, Oct 29 (IANS) Routine activities like wearing swim goggles, sleeping face down or doing a gym workout may contribute to glaucoma that damages the optic nerve and leads to blindness, according to a new study.

Wednesday, October 29, 2008 1:50:24 PM

Kidneys could give advance warning of cardiac risksz
Sydney, Oct 29 (IANS) Kidneys could give advance warning of cardiac risks and should be factored in the assessment of individual risk, according to a study.

Wednesday, October 29, 2008 1:27:59 PM

Fewer women making it to the top in corporate world
Sydney, Oct 29 (IANS) Fewer women are making it to the top in the corporate world, a trend that has been particularly noticeable over the last two years, according to a newly released report here.

Wednesday, October 29, 2008 12:41:09 PM

Fear of Indian backlash prompted Gilly to call Sachin
Sydney, Oct 28 (IANS) Adam Gilchrist said he was prompt in clearing things with Sachin Tendulkar over the controversial comments about the Indian maestro in his autobiography 'True Colours' as he feared a backlash in the sub-continent.

Tuesday, October 28, 2008 6:21:07 PM

Gilchrist backs Australia to bounce back at Delhi
Sydney, Oct 28 (IANS) Adam Gilchrist has backed an under-pressure Australia to level the series against India in the third Test, even though he feels India will have an upper-hand at the Delhi's Ferozeshah Kotla where the pitch is tailor-made for the hosts.

Tuesday, October 28, 2008 5:24:32 PM

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