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Kidney Cancer Vaccine
...tions," he says. The church cemetery is Burnside's sanctuary
for prayer and meditation, but he's not ready to stay there just yet. Researchers have also used the same immune cell technology to develop an experimental prostate cancer vaccine and say it may be useful in other types of cancers as well. Burnside ...
Bhitarkanika Sanctuary In Orissa Takes Precaution To Monitor Bird Flu
...s migratory birds are expected// to arrive in this sanctuary
in an other 2-3 weeks. Bhitarkanika Sanctuary is a...ive from all parts of the world during winter, the sanctuary
also as a collection of very large mangrove forests and estuarine crocodiles, an estimated 265 speci...
Kerala Government is in High Alert for Bird Flu
...tricts, Kattampalli, Madakkara and Thattekkad bird sanctuary
in Ernakulam. Dr. Udayavarman, additional director of the department of Health has said, "All our offices have been alerted to send samples of dead birds and fresh droppings and the officials are also been asked to trap migratory birds, if possible,...
Bird flu alert in Kaziranga Park
...m, as migratory birds are expected to flock to the sanctuary
around this time every year. // Wildlife staff manning over 100 anti-poaching camps inside the 430-square km national park have been alerted about the possibility of migratory birds carrying the deadly avian flu virus and asked to report immediately...
Rajasthan Gears Up To Fight Against Avian Flu
...iberia, and bar headed geese from China flock this sanctuary
in winters. The water birds, which are migrating to India from countries like Russia, are especially risky when it comes to bird flu, experts opine. Rajasthan is undertaking blood test of domestic birds that come in contact with the migratory birds...
Bird flu threat ruled out: Karnataka Forest Department
...hreat of bird flu in the famous Ranganathittu bird sanctuary
near Srirangapatna, about 100 km from Bangalore, K...is no threat of bird flu in the Ranganathittu bird sanctuary
as it consists of local migratory birds and there is no question of any birds coming in from outside...
Bird Flu Alert Sounded In Tamil Nadu
...val of large number of migratory birds to the bird sanctuary
located at the Nagapattinam District of Tamil Nadu...t uncommon amongst water birds that migrate to the sanctuary
from November to February. Air, saliva, excreta and nasal secretion are potential sources that cou...
Bharatpur Likely To Get Avian Flu Lab
Bharatpur, a sprawling bird sanctuary
situated in Rajasthan has planned to open a labora... laboratory may come up in the Keoladeo Ghana bird sanctuary
in Bharatpur district, 170 km from here. Officials said Keoladeo Ghana was chosen because thousands ...
Diclofenac Drug Banned By MP Government Over Vulture Deaths
...ug. The central government has selected a forest sanctuary
at Bhopal under its vulture augmentation scheme, which would be executed by the Van Vihar (forest department), Bhopal. "Besides, the Ratapani, Singhori and Narsingharh sanctuaries, where 170 vultures have been found, would also be made better plac...
Tribals in the Brink of Extinction due to Malnutrition and Diseases
...lected village nestled near the Similipal wildlife sanctuary
in Orissa's Mayurbhanj district, deaths due to malnutrition and diseases are// frequent. "We are dying of government apathy," lamented a villager. "We are poor and helpless because we are locked inside the forests." If the administration and medica...
Where Burnt Out Executives De-stress in Nature's Lap
...nd endangered white-winged wood duck for which the sanctuary
is known. The park also boasts of a large number of elephants, a few tigers, leopard, sambar, barking deer, wild boar, gaur, sloth bear, Himalayan black bear, besides a variety of birds including four species of the hornbill. And for the more adv...
Rajasthan Gears Up for Bird Flu
...f birds from all over the world. The Keoladeo bird sanctuary
- once the royal hunting preserve of the princes of Bharatpur - usually gets 400 species of water birds. However, this time the numbers were less due to scarcity of water. It is the birds migrating to India from other countries that are especially ...
Ganges River Dolphins Continue to Die in India
...in the Vikramshila Gangetic Dolphin Sanctuary. The sanctuary
is spread over a 50-km area of river Ganges and wa... conservation work is going on. But in reality the sanctuary
has no formal conservation plan. Unless locals are involved in conservation and awareness is created...