Two new studies from the Indian Institute of Bombay (IIT Bombay), Mumbai, show the importance of defects in the arrangement of atoms in a crystal, called dislocations, in shaping the physical properties of metallic alloys.


28 Jun 2022

Study shows that the quality of mesenchymal stem cells derived from the gums is unaffected by donor age.

22 Jun 2022

Researchers study how relative humidity, temperature and dew point temperature are related to spread of tuberculosis infections

20 Jun 2022

Researchers have developed a dermal patch with a blend of natural healing agents and polymers in bilayer structure for improved wound healing.

6 May 2022

Cancer immunotherapy developed at IIT Bombay promises affordable cancer cure

22 Apr 2022

Dinesh C. Sharma’s ‘Indian Innovation - 100 ideas that transformed India’ is an inspiring book documenting all key innovations post-independence in India.

21 Apr 2022

University students who experience physical pain perform worse on tasks and have lower moods than those without pain.

13 Apr 2022

Review of evidence shows that rheumatoid arthritis and COVID-19 affect the human body through similar chemical mechanisms.

30 Mar 2022

Researchers at IIT Bombay designed a portable digital microscope for clinical use and classroom teaching

22 Mar 2022

Researchers solve the packing matrix of proteins that control protein complexes on cell surfaces.

9 Mar 2022

Researchers improve the efficiency of face shields by coating them with a hydrophobic layer.