Innate Immune System Can Make Things Worse in Severe COVID-19News
In patients with severe COVID-19, the innate immune system overreacts. This overreaction may underlie the formation of blood clots (thrombi) and deterioration in oxygen saturation that affect the patients.Read more
Algorithm Racks Up Superhuman Scores in 55 Classic Atari GamesNews
Researchers have published a paper documenting the ability of an innovative AI system, dubbed Go-Explore, to outperform both human and state-of-the-art algorithmic rivals at an entire suite of classic Atari 2600 games now used as benchmarks for machine intelligence.
Gut Microbiome Changes Linked to Alzheimer's-Like BehaviorNews
New research in mice published today in the journal Scientific Reports strengthens the growing scientific consensus regarding the role of the gut microbiome in neurodegenerative disorders including Alzheimer's disease.
Artificial Brain Reveals Optical Illusion SecretsNews
In using data from human motion perception studies, researchers have trained an artificial neural network to estimate the speed and direction of image sequences. The study uses the system to describe how space and time information is combined in our brain to produce our perceptions, or misperceptions, of moving images.Read more
Why Are Some Coronavirus Strains More Infectious Than Others?Article
What makes one coronavirus more infectious than the other? The lab of or Dr Mahmoud Moradi at the University of Arkansas has used molecular simulations, performed at the Texas Advanced Computing Center and the Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center, to investigate this question.
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