We've updated our Privacy Policy to make it clearer how we use your personal data.

We use cookies to provide you with a better experience, read our Cookie Policy

 

Latest News

Lighting Up Cardiovascular Problems Using Nanoparticles
News   Dec 11, 2019

New nanotechnology could allow doctors to more effectively detect blockages that can trigger heart attacks and strokes.

READ MORE

A Prescription of Short-term Exercise Could Help Reduce the Side-effects of Prostate Hormone Therapy
News   Dec 10, 2019

A prescription of short-term exercise for patients with advanced prostate cancer could help to reduce the side-effects of hormone therapy, according to new research from the University of East Anglia.

READ MORE

Software Tool Uses AI To Identify Cancer Cells
News   Dec 10, 2019

UT Southwestern researchers have developed a software tool that uses artificial intelligence to recognize cancer cells from digital pathology images – giving clinicians a powerful way of predicting patient outcomes.

READ MORE

New Markers for Triple Negative Breast Cancer
News   Dec 09, 2019

Two biomarkers – a 44-gene DNA Damage Response (DDIR) signature and stromal tumor-infiltrating lymphocytes (sTILs) – can serve as prognostic markers in people diagnosed with triple negative breast cancer, according to a new study.

READ MORE

Researchers Develop a “FrogPhone” to Remotely Call Frogs in the Wild
News   Dec 09, 2019

Researchers have developed the 'FrogPhone', a novel device which allows scientists to call up a frog survey site and monitor them in the wild. The FrogPhone is the world's first solar-powered remote survey device that relays environmental data to the observer via text messages, whilst conducting real-time remote acoustic surveys over the phone.

READ MORE

An Engineered Probiotic Could Be a Novel Treatment Avenue for Inflammatory Bowel Disease
News   Dec 09, 2019

A research team has developed a living material approach that uses a strain of genetically engineered E.coli Nissle gut bacteria as a locally acting probiotic.

READ MORE

"Undetectable Equals Untransmittable" Now the Accepted HIV Message
News   Dec 06, 2019

People living with HIV who achieve and maintain an undetectable viral load by taking antiretroviral therapy as prescribed do not sexually transmit HIV to others. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates this strategy is 100% effective against the sexual transmission of HIV.

READ MORE

Deep Learning Tool Powers Accurate Diagnosis of Colorectal Cancer
News   Dec 06, 2019

Colorectal cancer is the second most common type of cancer worldwide. With the help of deep learning, researchers are developing a new imaging technique that can provide accurate, real-time, computer-aided diagnosis of colorectal cancer.

READ MORE

Worms Reveal Critical Step in Insulin Synthesis
News   Dec 05, 2019

The identification of a protein important for insulin synthesis may hold clues for understanding the pathogenesis of diabetes.

READ MORE

3D Model of Human Liver for Better Diagnosis
News   Dec 05, 2019

Researchers have generated 3D geometrical and functional models of human liver tissue for different disease stages. They reveal new critical tissue alterations, providing new insights into pathophysiology and contributing to high definition medical diagnosis.

READ MORE