The AI body scanner detecting skin cancer and other news

BBC Click's LJ Rich looks at the best tech news stories of the week......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcSep 23rd, 2021

Researchers find new link between a disrupted body clock and inflammatory diseases

New research has demonstrated the significant role that an irregular body clock plays in driving inflammation in the body's immune cells, with implications for the most serious and prevalent diseases in humans......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News20 hr. 25 min. ago

Scientists can control brain circuits, behavior, and emotion using light

Scientists can control brain circuits, behavior, and emotion using light. Researchers developed a new optogenetic tool, 'Opto-vTrap', which is expected to contribute to treatment for epilepsy, muscle spasms, and skin wrinkles......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News21 hr. 26 min. ago

Courting success: Why the "head" outsmarts the body in basketball

A new study reveals why coaches believe 'game intelligence,' work ethic and competitiveness are far more important than physical fitness in determining success on the basketball court......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News22 hr. 25 min. ago

New method gives rapid, objective insight into how cells are changed by disease

A new 'image analysis pipeline' is giving scientists rapid new insight into how disease or injury have changed the body, down to the individual cell. It's called TDAExplore, which takes the detailed imaging provided by microscopy, pairs it with a hot.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated NewsNov 30th, 2021

Researchers model circadian clock neurons in a day-active animal for the first time

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: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsNov 30th, 2021

South Korea Will Use VR To Determine If the Elderly Can Keep Driving

The Korean National Police Agency (KNPA) is pushing for the implementation of conditional driver's licenses for the elderly by 2025, Yonhap News reports. How they'll determine who gets to keep their licenses will be via virtual reality. The Next Web.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsNov 30th, 2021

Scientists determine the mode of action of essential proteins involved in cancer and Alzheimer"s disease

The proteins that belong to the HAT family are essential for life as they transport amino acids across the cell membrane. Although the members of this family are practically identical, some transport certain amino acids and not others. This specializ.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsNov 29th, 2021

Stamping Bar Codes on Cells To Solve Medical Mysteries

No one really knew why some patients with a white blood cell cancer called chronic lymphocytic leukemia, or C.L.L., relapsed after treatment and got a second cancer. Were some cancer cells just resistant? An unexpected answer to this mystery has been.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsNov 29th, 2021

Google Play apps downloaded 300,000 times stole bank credentials

Crooks find new ways to prevent Google from detecting malicious packages. Enlarge (credit: Getty Images) Researchers said they’ve discovered a batch of apps downloaded from Google Play more than 300,000 times before the apps.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsNov 29th, 2021

Cancer cells use ‘tiny tentacles’ to suppress the immune system

Investigators used the power of nanotechnology to discover a new way that cancer can disarm its would-be cellular attackers by extending out nanoscale tentacles that can reach into an immune cell and pull out its powerpack......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated NewsNov 29th, 2021

Usage Of Aerial Vision By Public Sector Enterprises

Back to the Future Part-2, a science fiction movie released in 1989, depicted drones being used to record news. More recently, in 2019, Spider-Man: Far from Home shows the usage of drones to create holographic cataclysmic threats that Spider-Man thw.....»»

Category: hostingSource:  dailyhostnewsRelated NewsNov 29th, 2021

Medline and Sterigenics would have to report ethylene oxide emissions under new EPA proposal

After snubbing a federal right-to-know law for years, two Chicago-area companies could soon be forced to join competitors that make it relatively easy for Americans to determine how much cancer-causing ethylene oxide drifts into their communities......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsNov 29th, 2021

Researchers shrink camera to the size of a salt grain

Micro-sized cameras have great potential to spot problems in the human body and enable sensing for super-small robots, but past approaches captured fuzzy, distorted images with limited fields of view......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsNov 29th, 2021

Innovative silicon nanochip can reprogram biological tissue in living body

A silicon device that can change skin tissue into blood vessels and nerve cells has advanced from prototype to standardized fabrication, meaning it can now be made in a consistent, reproducible way. As reported in Nature Protocols, this work, develop.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsNov 29th, 2021

Researchers develop rapid, highly accurate test to detect viruses like SARS-COV-2

University of Central Florida researchers have developed a device that detects viruses like SARS-COV-2 in the body as fast as and more accurately than current, commonly used rapid detection tests......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsNov 29th, 2021

Breakdown of 3D protein structures: Threaded as an eyelet

It's an old needlework trick, and a protein in our body knows it: Instead of threading yarn into the eye from the end, it can be easier to pass a loop through it. This is how a protein in our body works, unfolding or separating other protein structur.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsNov 29th, 2021

Ozone causes skin to emit tiny airborne particles

Air pollution is responsible for 7 million premature deaths around the world every year, according to the World Health Organization. That's roughly the same number of people who die from smoking or malnutrition. The damaging effects of air pollution.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsNov 29th, 2021
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Gold-based cancer therapy could face competition from other substances

The gold complex auranofin has traditionally been used for treating rheumatism but is also being evaluated as a treatment for certain forms of cancer. Researchers now show that other molecules that inhibit the same biological system have a more speci.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated NewsNov 29th, 2021

World"s Oldest Person Dies at Age 124

Slashdot reader ellithligraw brings the news that the oldest person on earth has died in the Philippines this week at age 124. CNN Philippines reports: Susano was born on Sept. 11, 1897, which was before the country became independent from Spanis.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsNov 28th, 2021