Sorry, you need to enable JavaScript to visit this website.

Sugar

Thiruvananthapuram | Jun 15, 2020
Researchers synthesise a novel polymer from an inert sugar molecule

In a recent study, researchers synthesize a novel trehalose molecule that can form long, helical polymers under high temperatures.

General, Science, Technology, Deep-dive
Pune | Nov 14, 2017
Illustration : Purabi Deshpande / Research Matters

Responsible for 1.5 to 5 million deaths per year, around the world, Diabetes mellitus is a very serious disease. India is considered the diabetes capital of the world with as many as 50 million people suffering from type 2 diabetes. This World Diabetes Day, the Research Matters team caught up with Dr. Milind Watve, a professor at the Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Pune and an expert in the field, to find out about the new insights into how better to treat the disease.  

General, Science, Health, Catching up
Sep 26, 2017

India as a nation is no stranger to the epidemic of diabetes. Most of us would know of someone in our extended group of family and friends, who is suffering from this ‘silent killer’ disease.

General, Science, Health
Subscribe to Sugar