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IIT's extended merit list for JEE Advanced to benefit 14,000 students

The extended merit list added 8,954 candidates in general, 3,824 in OBC, 771 in SC, and 293 in ST categories — a total of 31,980 eligible candidates across categories. 310 more words

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Govt directs IIT Kanpur to issue supplementary merit list for JEE-Advanced

In a first, the HRD Ministry has issued directions to the Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) to release a supplementary merit list for admission this year. 157 more words

IIT Kanpur researchers find why babies need to move in the womb

IIT Kanpur researchers have found how permanent cartilage is formed in an embryo due to mechanical movement. The permanent cartilage gets lost and transient cartilage forms in its place in the absence of movement. 657 more words

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The Girl in The Train

“Bhaiyya would love to see me, Papa!”, Raj exclaimed, sitting on the dusty benches of Kanpur Railway Station. “Yes, you haven’t met him in a long time. 612 more words

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News of Week ending of 14 January 2017

  • Supreme Court orders new Special Investigation Team (SIT) to probe afresh 186 cases which were closed in hurry.
  • IIT Kanpur starts service on Hindu sacred texts, says ready for criticism …
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IIT Kanpur team finds possible cause of neurodevelopmental disorders

BMP signalling was previously known to play an important role in the early development of the brain. Now, IIT Kanpur researchers have found that BMP signalling plays an important role in cerebral cortex development by regulating the migration of new born cortical neurons and the establishment of polarity in the upper layer of cerebral cortex. 772 more words

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Diagnosing early-stage cervical cancer using artificial intelligence

Using an artificial intelligence-based algorithm that uses scattered light data from tissues, researchers from IISER Kolkata and IIT Kanpur have been able to differentiate normal and precancerous tissue, and even identify the different stages of progression of the disease within a few minutes and with great accuracy. 578 more words

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