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Using AI to Beat Traffic Jams
Using AI to Beat Traffic Jams
News   Sep 24, 2018

Aiming for fewer bottlenecks and faster commutes, USC engineers rely on artificial intelligence to bypass congestion and predict probable speeds on the road

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Shaping the Cancer Fight with Immune Cells
Shaping the Cancer Fight with Immune Cells
News   Sep 24, 2018

Researchers at Case Western Reserve University have discovered how to quickly and accurately predict which lung cancer patients will benefit from chemotherapy by analyzing how immune cells the body sends out to fight the disease are arranged.

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A Blood Test for Drowsy Driving
A Blood Test for Drowsy Driving
News   Sep 24, 2018

Blood test could help assess pilots' fitness to fly, and help police identify drowsy drivers in traffic accidents.

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Artificial Intestine Helps Researchers Understand How Food Affects Our Gut Bacteria
Artificial Intestine Helps Researchers Understand How Food Affects Our Gut Bacteria
News   Sep 24, 2018

Using an artificial intestine they created, researchers have shown that the microbiome can quickly adapt from the bacterial equivalent of a typical western diet to one composed exclusively of dietary fats.

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Gut Branches of the Vagus Nerve Are Essential Components of the Brain’s Reward and Motivation System
Gut Branches of the Vagus Nerve Are Essential Components of the Brain’s Reward and Motivation System
News   Sep 23, 2018

New study identifies novel pathway that could help inform new vagal stimulation approaches to affective disorders.

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What Can Salad Dressing Tell Us About Cancer? Think Oil & Vinegar
What Can Salad Dressing Tell Us About Cancer? Think Oil & Vinegar
News   Sep 21, 2018

Researchers led by St. Jude Children's Research Hospital scientists have identified another way the process that causes oil to form droplets in water may contribute to solid tumors, such as prostate and breast cancer.

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A Perfect Dose of Cell Death?
A Perfect Dose of Cell Death?
News   Sep 21, 2018

A new study suggests that it is important to strike a healthy balance between too little cell death, which can cause cancer, and too much cell death, which can lead to developmental abnormalities.

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Rapid Route to Clean Water
Rapid Route to Clean Water
News   Sep 21, 2018

Researchers have designed a rapid nano-filter that can clean dirty water over 100 times faster than current technology.

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Cancer Immunotherapy Might Benefit From Previously Overlooked Immune Players
Cancer Immunotherapy Might Benefit From Previously Overlooked Immune Players
News   Sep 21, 2018

Genetic data highlights the previously understated role CD4+ T cells and MHC-II molecules play in keeping cancer at bay.

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Drug Addict-like Withdrawal From Quitting Junk Food
Drug Addict-like Withdrawal From Quitting Junk Food
News   Sep 21, 2018

If you plan to try and quit junk food, expect to suffer similar withdrawal-type symptoms like addicts experience when they attempt to quit using drugs.

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