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Researchers declare Teak, Ofram tree produced Honey as safe

Researchers at the Forestry Commission (FC) say honey produced from Teak and Ofram tree hives is of high quality standard and safe to use. They...
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Chinese researchers find new remedies to lung cancer

Chinese researchers have developed two new medicines that may prolong the lives of lung cancer patients, the China Daily reported Friday. Researchers from Shanghai Chest...
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Industry entreated to use evidence-based experiences

Dr. Peter Amoako-Yirenkyi, Information, Communication and Technology (ICT) Consultant, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), has called for industry to forge stronger...
Tuberculosis

Ministers Agree To Take Urgent Action To End Tuberculosis

Some 75 ministers have agreed to take urgent action to end tuberculosis (TB) by 2030. The announcement came at the end of the "First WHO...
Tuberculosis

Fast, paper-based tuberculosis test now available

Scientists have developed a fast, paper-based test to diagnose tuberculosis that can be read with a smartphone, a technology that is increasingly available in...
Seeds

Tanzanian plant researchers develope high-yielding seed varieties

Tanzanian plant researchers at the Morogoro-based Ilonga Agricultural Research Institute (ARI- Ilonga) have developed nine new hybrid seed varieties, which are high-yielding, drought-resistant and...

New study links genetic abnormalities with neurodegenerative disorders

Researchers at the University of California, San Francisco, have drawn a link between distinctive genetic abnormalities in some neurodegenerative diseases and the formation of...
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Researchers discover “miracle material” for field of spintronics

A University of Utah-led team has discovered that a class of "miracle materials" called organic-inorganic hybrid perovskites could be a game changer for future...
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Researchers in Australia find ways to preventing mutation, spreading of cancer

Australian scientists have made a breakthrough in preventing cancer from mutating in the body. The team from Melbourne's Olivia Newton-John (ONJ) Cancer Wellness and Research...

Fertilizer Importers Urged to Work Hand in Hand With Researchers

Fertilizer importers have been advised to partner with researchers to come out with quality to enable farmers get the required amount of soil nutrient...
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Ghana: Fertilizer importers advised to partner with researchers

Fertilizer importers have been advised to partner with researchers to come out with quality to enable farmers get the required amount of soil...
Austin Gamey

Gamey and Gamey Academy Induct 20 Students

Gamey and Gamey Academy, at the weekend inducted the 19th Professional Master of Appropriate Dispute Resolution ADR (PEM.ADR) Class. Twenty students who formed the 18th...

Researchers find new solution to male menopause

Researchers at Jinan University in southeast China's Guangzhou have developed a new approach to treating male hypogonadism, or the male menopause, by converting adult...

Researchers advised to respect ethical rules

Dr Charon Duermeijer, a Senior Director, Academic Customer Engagement of Elsevier, Netherlands, said breaking the ethical rules is like “publish and perish” because they...
GMO

Researchers believe GM maize may well save Kenya some $90million

Water Efficient Maize for Africa (WEMA) project leader, Murenga Mwimali, told an agricultural forum in Nairobi that Kenya loses about 13 percent of its...
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Study identifies health risks of “repetitive thought” about work-family conflict

The findings, published in the journal Stress & Health recently, was based on a study involving 203 people, indicate that the damage from thinking...

Internet Society Organises Forum For Academia

Over 40 participants, including students from various universities in Ghana attended the Forum which was held on the side of the ISOC InterCommunity 2016...
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UNDP holds policy forum on elections conduct in Africa

The Maendeleo Policy Forum aims at providing space for African leaders, international mediators and negotiators, researchers, policy makers, and development practitioners to debate on...

Study: Hispanic adults have longer life span than other ethnicities

Researchers at the University of California Los Angeles report the blood of Hispanics ages slower than that of white people, as well as most...
law

International seminar for African law experts opens in Ghana

The seminar, which will close on Aug. 26, aims to provide high-quality training by leading scholars and practitioners from different regions and legal systems...
Kenya

Most urban residents in Kenya prefer to maintain rural links

Amanda Robinson, an assistant professor in the department of political science of the U.S. Ohio State University, told an urbanization forum in Nairobi that...
internet

Cyberespionage-style threats identified outside U.S.

The group, called Strider, has been active since at least October 2011 but has maintained a low profile until now, according to a posting...

Study reveals hammerhead sharks and Human Swim Alike

An international team of scientists observing endangered great hammerhead sharks in Australia, Belize and Bahamas originally thought one of the predators was sick,...

Researchers place a underlying link between alcohol and cancer

A review of epidemiological evidence supported a causal association between alcohol consumption and cancers at seven sites in the body: oropharynx, larynx, oesophagus, liver,...
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Study has linked red hair gene variations to increase skin cancer changes

People with red hair make up between one and two percent of the world's population. They have two copies of a variant of the...
hydropower

Software suite designed to evaluate small scale hydropower prospective

The program, a computer modeling package, does not require data that is often unavailable in some developing countries or remote locations, and is expected...
malaria

UGMCOE holds symposium on complex interplay of malaria immunity

The meeting brought together researchers, policy makers and other stakeholders in the field of research, to look at the theme: “Harnessing Malaria Research in...

Accra Polytechnic And GSS Signs MOU On Mathematics, Statistics Development

The agreement would provide the framework for co-operation for Mathematics and Statistics development of the Accra Polytechnic and GSS in support of industry and...

World Leaders Urged To Accelerate Fight For Cardiovascular Health

Cardiovascular disease (CVD) such as heart attack and stroke are the leading cause of death globally, responsible for over 17.5 million deaths each year...
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World Cardiology Congress opens in Mexico City

President Tabare Vazquez of Uruguay recognised with an award - Political Advocacy for Global Health - for his outstanding contribution to tobacco control and...