October 10, 2016 6:34 am
Flexible plates enable better image quality without increased compression force. One can also choose to be satisfied with existing image quality and in that case reduce the compression force and the pain.
October 10, 2016 7:00 am
Revised guidelines from the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force in 2012 advised against PSA-based screening for prostate cancer, but a review of electronic medical records showed that the conclusion did not discourage the number of tests ordered.
October 10, 2016 10:15 am
Droplets could pave the way for highly efficient lab-on-a-chip devices with future applications in drug discovery and clinical diagnostics.
October 7, 2016 1:10 pm
This web-based application, developed by the commission's science and knowledge service, allows searching and collecting results from different scientific studies on chemicals related to endocrine activity.
October 7, 2016 11:00 am
A new technique is accurate enough for field use and could alleviate diagnosis bottlenecks in resource-limited areas.
October 7, 2016 11:15 am
To use the service, it is only necessary to have the app installed in two terminals that are less than 30 meters (98 feet) apart and in a closed Bluetooth environment. There are two ways to send messages: Either using voice recognition or a keyboard.
October 7, 2016 12:05 pm
Researchers have developed a method of determining the onset of non-alcoholic steatohepatitis through the analysis of lipids, metabolites and clinical markers in blood.
October 7, 2016 12:55 pm
Researchers developed a micro-sized device that can determine whether a small sample is positive for mutation in gliomas, tumors occurring in the brain or spinal cord.
October 7, 2016 7:17 am
An easily assembled smartphone microscope provides new ways of interacting with and learning about common microbes. The open-source device could be used by teachers or in other educational settings.
October 6, 2016 12:00 pm
In a collaborative effort, researchers were able to analyze fMRI data with a consensus clustering paradigm capable of merging results from many analysis methods leading to a consensual platform of neuroimaging results.