Research led by Mohamed Abazeed of Cleveland Clinic shows that artificial intelligence can use CT scans and health records to personalize the dose of radiation therapy used to treat cancer patients.
"We discovered an anti-starvation mechanism that has become a curse in times of plenty because it sees cellular stress created by overeating as similar to stress created by starvation -- and puts the brakes on our ability to burn fat," says lead study author Ann Marie Schmidt, MD, the Dr. Iven Young Professor of Endocrinology at NYU School of Medicine.
FibDex is a wound dressing created from wood-based nanofibrillar cellulose, and has received regulatory approval and a CE mark. UPM continues to advance the research and development of products for the biomedical market and moreover, to maximise the use of renewable and sustainable wood-based raw materials.”.
This week in Science , several teams of researchers present studies describing advances in making small artificial muscles—all of which use tiny twisted fibers to store and release energy.
Young athletes who do not achieve a 90 percent score on a battery of tests that measure fitness to return to athletic competition, including quadricep strength, are at increased risk for a second knee injury, according to research presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Orthopedic Society of Sports Medicine.
"In this study, rather than looking at individual diets, we focused on dietary patterns as defined by the Healthy Eating Index (HEI)-2005 and how they relate to the microbiome," said corresponding author Dr. Li Jiao, associate professor of medicine-gastroenterology and member of the Dan L Duncan Comprehensive Cancer Center at Baylor College of Medicine.
In a few short years we are going to need to deal with these changes in more than the existing ad hoc fashion, and actually get ahead of problems like what to do with dormant autonomous vehicles, and where to allow drones to drop the packages they deliver safely and securely?
Query : Alexa, I feel like I’m Robert Palmer; Answer : Are you addicted to love? Query : Alex, I’ve got a bad case of wind; Answer : Here’s a kite.
In a study of mice, the researchers found that they could completely eliminate solid tumors in 60 percent of the animals that were given T-cell therapy along with the booster vaccination.
"Taken together, our findings suggest that both men and women undergoing facial cosmetic surgery can experience not only improved perception of attractiveness, but other positive changes in society's perception of their persona," he says.
The technology developed by Bond Digital Health can be used in the diagnosis and research of diseases around the world and the company is preparing for a £1 million investment round to finance its expansion.
Now a research team, led by a Johns Hopkins Armstrong Institute for Patient Safety and Quality expert, reports it has identified three major disease categories -- vascular events, infections and cancers -- that account for nearly three-fourths of all serious harms from diagnostic errors.
Software solutions exist that can address storage performance at the operating system, file system and application levels, boosting performance 30-50 percent or more without a hardware or network upgrade.
A new study finds that trends in colonoscopy rates did not fully align with the increase in colorectal cancer (CRC) in younger adults, adding to evidence that the rise in early onset CRC is not solely a result of more detection.