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Experts predict more cyclones, thunderstorms in future

This has also prompted IMD officials and researchers to count the number of thunderstorms that have occurred on a daily basis during the past few years, and not just assess rain damage.

published on : 11th May 2022

IISc-Bangalore develops 3D print glove to aid physiotherapy for stroke victims

Physiotherapy is the often-used method to treat victims of stroke.

published on : 5th May 2022

Want to build a house on Mars? IISc and ISRO researchers now have bricks just for you

According to researchers, the advantage of their method is the reduced porosity of the bricks, which has been a problem with other methods used to consolidate Martian soil into bricks.

published on : 20th April 2022

Microplastics in Cauvery affecting fish: IISc study

After noticing deformities in fried fish sold on the river’s bank, Nongthomba set out to find the cause.

published on : 12th April 2022

Health analytics will turn IISc-Bangalore into medical research hub

Centre to help form policy, study diseases

published on : 23rd March 2022

Public health centre to come up at IISc, funded by Quess founder, wife

An MoU was signed with the Issacs for the centre, which will be called the Isaac Centre for Public Health.

published on : 18th March 2022

IISc-Bangalore develops paper sensor to detect hydrogen peroxide

The paper disc emits green light when placed under a ultra-violet lamp, only in the presence of hydrogen peroxide.

published on : 10th March 2022

IISc tech to help wriggle out of chip shortage

IISc and a partner foundry have been working on developing the Laterally Diffused MOS (LDMOS), which are high-voltage switches or transistors built into the automotive chips.

published on : 6th March 2022

IISc comes up with MSc in Life Sciences, with an array of electives    

The two pandemic years have shown the power of science to shape and understand the world, and pushed healthcare and life science professionals to the forefront.

published on : 25th February 2022

Mindtree co-founders donate Rs 425 crore to IISc to help build an 800-bed multi-specialty hospital

This is the single largest private donation IISc has received to build the postgraduate medical school and multi-specialty hospital, officials of the Institute said.

published on : 14th February 2022

Supercomputer Param Pravega installed at IISc, largest in Indian academic institution

The supercomputer was designed by the Centre for Development of Advanced Computing (C-DAC), with a majority of the hardware and software being manufactured within the country itself

published on : 3rd February 2022

IISc-Bengaluru to conduct study on third COVID-19 wave, fears over Omicron

The study will also use data from earlier sentinel surveys sites used for the already conducted sero surveys and collect swabs from those people and do RT-PCR testing.

published on : 20th December 2021

Hydrogen sulphide can help in fight against HIV, find IISc scientists

Scientists at the Indian Institute of Science have made a key discovery that will help in comprehensive antiretroviral therapy against HIV to deal with effects such as oxidative stress in the body

published on : 7th December 2021

Biomarkers can now predict survival in brain tumour cases 

Such a blood-based testing methodology could help clinicians better understand disease progression and choose a more effective treatment regimen.  

published on : 19th November 2021

IISc working on increasing attention span

This research will benefit many companies, students etc make gains on focus, learning and attention.

published on : 11th November 2021
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