Elon Musk Is Going to Trial Over Bad 'Pedo Guy' Tweet

Elon Musk Is Going to Trial Over Bad 'Pedo Guy' Tweet

Hong (AP)Tesla CEO Elon Musk is set to head to trial later this year over a series of bad tweets in which he described a diver as “pedo guy” after the man criticized his plan for saving a young soccer team trapped in a cave system in Thailand.

Eelectrostimulation can improve working memory in people

Eelectrostimulation can improve working memory in people

In a groundbreaking study published in Nature Neuroscience, Rob Reinhart, an assistant professor of psychological and brain sciences at Boston University and BU doctoral researcher John Nguyen, demonstrate that electrostimulation can improve the working memory of people in their 70s so that their performance on memory tasks is indistinguishable from that of 20-year-olds.

Blood test could give two month warning of kidney transplant rejection

Blood test could give two month warning of kidney transplant rejection

The researchers have found that a signature combination of seven immune genes in blood samples can predict rejection earlier than current techniques. Monitoring these markers in transplant patients with regular blood tests could help doctors intervene before any damage to the organ occurs, and improve outcomes for patients.

Patients' own cells could be the key to treating Crohn's disease

Patients' own cells could be the key to treating Crohn's disease

Researchers at the NIHR Guy's and St Thomas' Biomedical Research Centre (BRC) developed the technique by studying white blood cells taken from patients who have Crohn's disease, and comparing them to cells of healthy people.

Bringing innovation into the NHS

Bringing innovation into the NHS

The second event in IET Healthcare's new Think BIG Future Health & Life Science series, held in Manchester in July 2018, aimed to give attendees a better understanding of the ways in which technology is adopted and commissioned in public sector healthcare, and how some of the perceived barriers can be overcome.