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India to award biotech solutions in health and farming

India hopes to boost biotech research in health, nutrition and agriculture through official awards.

10/04/13

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Rice gene holds clue to diabetes risk

Not all rice types increase the risk of diabetes, say researchers who have identified a rice gene that could help …

31/07/12

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New genes for diabetes in South Asians found

The discovery of six new genes for a common form of diabetes among South Asians could offer clues for better …

12/09/11

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Economic growth in India 'has not helped child nutrition'

India's economic growth has not translated into improved child nutrition, according to a report.

16/03/11

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Diabetes linked to rural–urban migration

A new study suggests that rural migrants to urban areas are susceptible to obesity and diabetes, but especially …

05/05/10

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Food supplement slashes anaemia rates in children

A nutritional supplement, 'Sprinkles', can cut iron deficiency rates in children in developing countries, …

31/07/07