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Science

London, Feb 13 (Prensa Latina) Recent research by British scientists suggests that analysing blood levels of deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) could improve early detection of lung cancer, published Wednesday in the journal Disease Models and Mechanisms.


Cairo, Feb 13 (Prensa Latina) Egyptian archaeologists discovered in northern Sinai the remains of a workshop for ships construction and repair during the Ptolemaic and Roman periods, announced on Wednesay the Ministry of Antiquities.


La Paz, Feb 13 (Prensa Latina) New landslides due to intense rainfall on Wednesday closed vehicular and pedestrian traffic on the route Yolosita-Caranavi, Chulumani-Sacambaya, and to Mallasa neighborhood , La Paz, without fatal victims.


Panama, Feb 13 (Prensa Latina) A group of 720 illegal migrants are held Wednesday in Puerto Obaldia, Panama, near the Colombian border, by Panamanian authorities, while an outbreak of African malaria among them would keep the migrants isolated and quarantined.


Havana, Feb 13 (Prensa Latina) Bacterial resistance to antibiotics demand an integrated watch of this phenomenon, said here a Cuban specialist during an international workshop held at the Institute of Tropical Medicine Pedro Kouri (IPK).


Santiago de Cuba, Feb 12 (Prensa Latina) The clearly descending curve of children''s mortality due to cancer is on Tuesday one of the main achievements of the comprehensive cancer control program, said Dr. Agustin Lage, a scientist linked to this strategy.


Havana, Feb 12 (Prensa Latina) The laboratory surveillance of antimicrobial resistance (AMR) is among the issues to be discussed on Tuesday as a part of an event held at the ''Pedro Kouri'' Tropical Medicine Institute (IPK) in Havana.


Managua, Feb 12 (Prensa Latina) The biological product Gavac, produced in Cuba for the integrated control of the tick, is applied in Nicaragua, announced Tuesday during a meeting of Cuban scientists with authorities from the Institute for Agricultural Protection and Health ( IPSA).


Havana, Feb 11 (Prensa Latina) The recovery of the vital systems and the reconstruction after the impact of the strong January 27 tornado is making progress in Havana, the National Civil Defense Staff (EMNDC) has asserted.


Havana,  (Prensa Latina) The president of Cuba, Miguel Diaz-Canel, called on Sunday to expedite the procedures and the sale of construction materials to the victims by the passage of a strong tornado that hit several municipalities of the capital.


Washington, Feb 10 (Prensa Latina) The controversy grows after it was known that the U.S. government will issue a series of exemptions from environmental standards to speed up the construction and replacement of a section of fence on the border with Mexico.