Tag: Piezo2

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  • Gene behind our ‘sixth sense’ identified

    Gene behind our ‘sixth sense’ identified

    Scientists have identified a gene which controls specific aspects of human touch and a ‘sixth sense’ that describes awareness of one’s body in space. With the help of two young patients, one nine and the other 19 years old, having a unique neurological disorder, scientists found that the gene called PIEZO2 controls specific aspects of …

    September 23, 2016
  • Singur Divas observed in Bengal

    Singur Divas observed in Bengal

     The Trinamool Congress on Friday observed the day as “Singur Divas” throughout the state to celebrate the “landmark” judgment of the apex court quashing the Singur land acquisition. The day also coincided with the bandh called by central trade unions. Trinamool supporters and activists redoubled their energy to observe the ‘Singur Divas’ as the top …

    September 2, 2016