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Scientists Find Potential Diagnostic Tool, Treatment For Parkinson’s Disease
Investigators at the Stanford University School of Medicine have pinpointed a molecular defect that seems almost universal among patients with Parkinson’s disease and those at a … Read more
Wrist-Worn Step Trackers Accurate In Predicting Patient Health Outcomes
Determining how far patients with pulmonary disease can walk in six minutes has long been an effective clinical tool to help physicians determine their exercise … Read more
AI Looks At Brain Scans To Decide If Depression Meds Likely To Work
The psychiatry field has long sought answers to explain why antidepressants help only some people. Is a patient’s recovery due merely to a placebo effect … Read more
Researchers Isolate Switch That Kills Inactive HIV
Using genetic sequencing, University of California San Diego School of Medicine researchers have identified a principal cellular player controlling HIV reproduction in immune cells which, … Read more
Faster Than The Speed Of Light: New Research Looks At Gamma-Ray Bursts
Astrophysicists Jon Hakkila of the College of Charleston and Robert Nemiroff of the Michigan Technological University have published research indicating that blasts that create gamma-ray bursts may … Read more
Choking on the excessive vapours Of our abandoned debauchery Your stunted shoots flail awkwardly In artificial chambers of soil and sedge. Your weathered hands Fly … Read more
Gene Therapy Shows Promise Repairing Brain Tissue Damaged By Stroke
It’s a race against time when someone suffers a stroke caused by a blockage of a blood vessel supplying the brain. Unless clot-busting treatment is … Read more
For This Ocean Dweller, Ability To Respond To Warming Waters Is About Location
It’s common knowledge that, through the process of natural selection, organisms adapt to their environments. But what happens when there are no barriers to gene … Read more
Photovoltaic-Powered Sensors For The ‘Internet Of Things’
By 2025, experts estimate the number of “internet of things” devices — including sensors that gather real-time data about infrastructure and the environment — could rise … Read more
Using Math To Blend Musical Notes Seamlessly
In music, “portamento” is a term that’s been used for hundreds of years, referring to the effect of gliding a note at one pitch into … Read more
How To Park A Ship In Ice
Loaded with research equipment and international scientists, the RV Polarstern icebreaker is steaming towards the central Arctic, searching for the perfect parking spot next to an ice … Read more