Researchers model circadian clock neurons in a day-active animal

It's no secret that jet lag and night-shift work can wreak havoc on the way our body's internal clock syncs up our daily wake-sleep cycle, known as circadian rhythm, but now researchers say they are a step closer to understanding how the brain create.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyDec 1st, 2021

Crypto scammers use fake "Amazon Token" website to trick victims

Researchers from Akamai Technologies (via ZDNet) highlighted the campaign. It begins with social media posts targeted at groups interested in all things crypto-related. Clicking on one of the posts' links directs to a fake website called "CNBC Decode.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated News9 hr. 33 min. ago

EA is reportedly considering turning Battlefield 2042 into a free-to-play model

Two months after being considered one of the worst-rated titles of all time on Steam, Battlefield 2042 remains at the bottom of Steam user ratings despite DICE launching various patches to fix the game. Sure, they brought noticeable gameplay improvem.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated News9 hr. 33 min. ago

Leaked benchmarks show Intel Arc Alchemist GPU performing like a GeForce RTX 3070 Ti

This week, a benchmark for an Intel graphics card appeared on Sisoftware, and it seems to compare favorably against Nvidia’s RTX 3070 Ti. The site scores the card in terms of stats like clock speed, GP compute (at multiple levels of precision), and.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated News9 hr. 33 min. ago

Solving a crystal"s structure when you"ve only got powder

Crystals reveal the hidden geometry of molecules to the naked eye. Scientists use crystals to figure out the atomic structure of new materials, but many can't be grown large enough. Now, a team of researchers report a new technique in the January 19.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News9 hr. 33 min. ago

All Charges Dropped Against MIT Professor Accused of Hiding Ties to China

Remember that MIT professor accused of hiding the work he did for the Chinese government? (He was arrested for not disclosing it on federal grant applications, with a U.S. attorney announcing "It is not illegal to collaborate with foreign researchers.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News10 hr. 33 min. ago

Motorola Edge 30 release date window, price, news and leaks

The Moto Edge 30 series that's been rumored for months, particularly the Ultra model, could be released soon......»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated News20 hr. 33 min. ago

Hairy Nanocrystals Capture Chemo Drugs

Researchers at Penn State working with collaborators have developed a nanomaterial that can ‘mop up’ chemotherapeutics in the bloodstream, helping to reduce off-target effects. The technology is intended for use in situations where a chemotherape.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  medgadgetRelated NewsJan 22nd, 2022

Optical Biopsy to Spot Tumors Among Healthy Tissue

Researchers at Orel State University in Russia have developed a biopsy system that can distinguish between healthy and cancerous tissue in many clinical cases. The device is designed to address the difficulties that clinicians may experience when try.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  medgadgetRelated NewsJan 22nd, 2022

Magnetic-Plasmonic Hybrid Nanoparticles Isolate Lysosomes from Cells

Researchers at the Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology have developed a method to isolate intact lysosomes from cells. The technique is rapid and produces samples of high purity. Lysosomes are the garbage-disposal organelles within a c.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  medgadgetRelated NewsJan 22nd, 2022

Wearable Sensors Track Hand Use in Amputees

Researchers at the University of Missouri-Columbia have developed a system to track hand use in people with a hand prosthesis or patients who have undergone a hand transplant. The technology tracks movement in the hands and arms, and helps to monitor.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  medgadgetRelated NewsJan 22nd, 2022

Protein Coating Protects Nanoparticles from Immune Attack

Researchers at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine have created a new coating for nanoparticles that can help to protect them from attacks by the immune system. The approach, which uses naturally occurring proteins that can inhibit the.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  medgadgetRelated NewsJan 22nd, 2022

Shape-Shifting Microbot to Repair Bones

Researchers at Linköping University in Sweden and Okayama University in Japan developed a shape-shifting microrobot that can self-create a bone-like material under the right conditions. The electroactive material responds to low voltage electric cur.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  medgadgetRelated NewsJan 22nd, 2022

Wearable Air Sampler to Assess SARS-CoV-2 Exposure

Researchers at Yale University created a wearable air sampler clip that can be worn on clothing and which can bind aerosols present in the environment. The clip can later be analyzed to determine the level of SARS-CoV-2 exposure while it was worn. Th.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  medgadgetRelated NewsJan 22nd, 2022

Automatic Blood Smear Preparation for Reliable Malaria Diagnosis

Researchers at Cambridge and Bath universities in the UK, along with colleagues at the Ifakara Health Institute in Tanzania, have created two devices, called autohaem, that assist in creating blood smears, a common technique for diagnosing malaria. A.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  medgadgetRelated NewsJan 22nd, 2022

Nanotherapy for Immunosuppression May Lead to Diabetes Treatment

Researchers at Northwestern University developed a nanoparticle delivery system for a common immunosuppressant drug that increases the potential of pancreatic islet transplantation as a viable long-term treatment for Type I diabetes. The technology t.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  medgadgetRelated NewsJan 22nd, 2022

Sources: AirPods Case Could Soon Wirelessly Charge Your Phone

According to the Nikkei, the incoming AirPods will be powered by a high-tech case that could wirelessly charge itself, your earbuds, and your iPhone. AirPods fans are eagerly waiting for a new model of their favorite premium wireless earbuds next ye.....»»

Category: topSource:  thenextdigitRelated NewsJan 22nd, 2022

History of the Chevrolet Cruze

With some confusion surrounding the use of the Cruze nameplate, this Chevy model has an interesting history that spans a little over a decade. Although the vehicle was eventually discontinued, it was still considered a favorite by many. Get Your Cruz.....»»

Category: autoSource:  thenewswheelRelated NewsJan 22nd, 2022

Electric GMC Sierra to Follow Electric Chevy Silverado

Hot on the heels of the GMC Hummer EV and the Chevrolet Silverado EV, General Motors is planning the launch of an all-electric GMC Sierra pickup truck. Shopping for a Truck? Check out these tips on how to pick the right model According to GM, the ele.....»»

Category: autoSource:  thenewswheelRelated NewsJan 22nd, 2022

BetterMe turns to your psychology to help make sure your health and weight loss journey succeed.

BetterMe knows there's more to a healthy, active lifestyle than focusing on maniacal adherence to dropping every pound possible. Their process centers around holistically reaching acceptance and happiness within to help craft the body each member.....»»

Category: topSource:  venturebeatRelated NewsJan 22nd, 2022

AI models are becoming better at answering questions, but they’re not perfect

The Allen Institute has released a model called Macaw that can answer questions ostensibly more accurately than OpenAI's GPT-3. The Allen Institute has released a model called Macaw that can answer questions ostensibly more accurately than OpenAI.....»»

Category: topSource:  venturebeatRelated NewsJan 22nd, 2022