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Colorectal cancer is a cancer that starts in the rectum or colon.(iStock)

Colorectal cancer: Common doubts answered

By By Dr. Venkata Pradeep Babu Koyyala
UPDATED ON MAR 25, 2020 10:42 AM IST
Some factors that increase your risk of developing colorectal cancer are unavoidable and can’t be changed. Age is one of them.
Groups of mice sent aboard the International Space Station (ISS) may help better understand the process of ageing in space and on Earth, according to NASA.(File Photo)
Groups of mice sent aboard the International Space Station (ISS) may help better understand the process of ageing in space and on Earth, according to NASA.(File Photo)

Mice flown to space may help decode ageing: NASA

Washington | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JAN 15, 2019 01:41 PM IST
The investigation will provide space-flown samples to scientists from academia, industry and government agencies, who have agreed to share their data and results in an online database that is open to the public.
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