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Oxford University to lead a new national programme of AI research to improve lung cancer screening

17 hours ago   |   Oxford University

UK Research and Innovation, Cancer Research UK and industry are investing more than £11 million in an Oxford-led artificial intelligence research programme to improve the...
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Erythrocyte membrane fatty acids and breast cancer risk by tumor tissue expression of immuno-inflammatory markers and fatty acid synthase: a nested case-control study

21 hours ago   |   Harvard

EE McGee, CH Kim, M Wang, D Spiegelman, DG Stover, YJ Heng, LC Collins, GM Baker, MS Farvid, P Schedin, S Jindal, RM Tamimi, and AH Eliassen. In Press. “ Erythrocyte membrane...
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Open Source Platform for Transperineal In-Bore MRI-Guided Targeted Prostate Biopsy

1 day ago   |   Harvard

Christian Herz, Kyle MacNeil, Peter A Behringer, Junichi Tokuda, Alireza Mehrtash, Parvin Mousavi, Ron Kikinis, Fiona M Fennessy, Clare M Tempany, Kemal Tuncali, and Andriy...
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STAT Plus: Venter Institute, Yumanity, and other biopharma companies among recipients of PPP loans

2 days ago   |   STAT

Yumanity, the J. Craig Venter Institute, and dozens of other companies around the biotech industry received Paycheck Protection Program loans, according to data disclosed...
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STAT Plus: Immunomedics' breast cancer drug delays tumor growth, prolongs survival in clinical trial

2 days ago   |   STAT

Immunomedics reported clinical trial results Monday showing its newly approved medicine, Trodelvy, reduced the risk of tumor progression or death by 59% compared to...
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Opioid Prescription Drug Use and Expenditures in US Outpatient Physician Offices: Evidence from Two Nationally Representative Surveys

3 days ago   |   Harvard

ZP Qureshi, MR Haider, R Rodriguez-Monguio, NR Wooten, RV Nikitin, S Ball, K Barth, R Elk, R Horner, and C. Bennett. 2017. “ Opioid Prescription Drug Use and Expenditures in US...
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Taking chicken off the grill and into the lab

5 days ago   |   Science News for Students

Taking chicken off the grill and into the lab : PITTSBURGH, Pa. - Most summer cookouts probably don't lead to a science project. But for Courtney Stump, 17, a little grilled...
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Oxford University to lead a new national programme of AI research to improve lung cancer screening

6 days ago   |   Oxford University

UK Research and Innovation, Cancer Research UK and industry are investing more than £11 million in an Oxford-led artificial intelligence research programme to improve the...
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Let's learn about the sun | Science News for Students

7 days ago   |   Science News for Students

Let's learn about the sun | Science News for Students : You shouldn't look directly at the sun, but it doesn't take a close look to appreciate its power. Earth's personal star...
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A new FDA tool aims to inform cancer care, but experts say it has a glaring gap

9 days ago   |   STAT

A new Food and Drug Administration platform gives cancer patients and physicians a way to comb through data on the experiences of clinical trial participants - but experts say...
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Elon Musk plan for internet in space suffers ANOTHER SpaceX rocket launch blow

Elon Musk plan for internet in space suffers ANOTHER SpaceX rocket launch blow

ELON Musk's rocket firm SpaceX has cancelled its 10th Starlink mission due to bad weather, in yet another setback for the firm's ambitious plan for global satellite internet. Read more ...

Juno captures sharp view of ‘Clyde's Spot' on stormy Jupiter

Juno captures sharp view of ‘Clyde's Spot' on stormy Jupiter

On 31 May, Clyde Foster, an amateur astronomer of Centurion, South Africa, noticed what appeared to be a bright new spot, a presumed storm, on Jupiter, just below and to the... Read more ...

Why Social Science? Because We Will Need to Do Better in the Next Crisis

Why Social Science? Because We Will Need to Do Better in the Next Crisis

The COVID-19 pandemic has sparked a surge of interest in the press and social media in comparisons with other countries. When did the new virus reach other countries, how did... Read more ...

Evolutionary Genetics of Malaria

Evolutionary Genetics of Malaria

Jacob A Tennessen, Victoria A Ingham, Kobié Hyacinthe Toé, Wamdaogo Moussa... Read more ...

Changing Perspectives; Changing Views: COVID and Agile Organizations

Changing Perspectives; Changing Views: COVID and Agile Organizations

Today Chris Worley , professor of organizational theory and management at Pepperdine University's Graziadio Business School, and Claudy Jules , the head Google's Center of... Read more ...

Shark horror: Palm-sized Megalodon tooth found in the Philippines - 'Largest...

Shark horror: Palm-sized Megalodon tooth found in the Philippines - 'Largest shark ever'

A SHARK tooth belonging to the prehistoric megalodon and measuring three inches in length was discovered in the Philippines. Read more ...

NASA detects a galaxy racing away from Earth at 3.5 million miles per hour

NASA detects a galaxy racing away from Earth at 3.5 million miles per hour

NASA'S Hubble Space Telescope has observed a galaxy that is flying away from us at breakneck speeds of nearly 3.5 million miles per hour. Read more ...

NASA outlines recommendations to clear path for Boeing to resume Starliner...

NASA outlines recommendations to clear path for Boeing to resume Starliner flights

STORY WRITTEN FOR CBS NEWS & USED WITH PERMISSION Artist's illustration of Boeing's Starliner spacecraft in orbit. Credit: Boeing NASA has completed an exhaustive review of... Read more ...

Archaeology: Cerne Abbas Giant is NOT prehistoric

Archaeology: Cerne Abbas Giant is NOT prehistoric

ARCHAEOLOGY experts now believe the iconic Cerne Abbas Giant is nowhere near as ancient as first thought, following a landmark new study into the famous figure. Read more ...

How to translate biomarker discoveries into clinical applications

How to translate biomarker discoveries into clinical applications

Extracellular vesicles provide an exciting opportunity as a modality for non-invasive biomarkers, which may enable them to be used as biomarkers for tumour metastasis. Using... Read more ...