News - 24 Jul 2015
A new discovery by Michigan State University scientists suggests that a common medication used to treat glaucoma could also be used to treat tuberculosis, even the drug-resistant kind.
News - 16 Dec 2014
Not like cats that you might pet in your lap at night, International Space Station CATS study the atmosphere’s plight. CATS and new research including flatworms, wearable technology, an external...
News - 8 Aug 2014
University Hospitals (UH) Case Medical Center is the first in Cleveland to implant a new type of cochlear device for adults who have lost the high frequency range of their hearing, but have retained...
News - 16 Apr 2010
Scott Manalis, a member of the David H. Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research of MIT and associate professor of biological engineering at the MIT, led a team of Harvard and MIT researchers...
News - 16 Nov 2017
Will it be possible to detect features of autism at birth? This may become a reality with a new sensor designed at the Institute of Physical Chemistry of the Polish Academy of Sciences in Warsaw.
News - 11 Dec 2015
Viruses that attack bacteria - bacteriophages - can be fussy: they only inject their genetic material into the bacteria that suit them. The fussiness of bacteriophages can be exploited in order to...
News - 20 Nov 2015
Using technology invented at MIT, doctors may one day be able to monitor patients’ vital signs by having them swallow an ingestible electronic device that measures heart rate and breathing rate...
Article - 16 Sep 2018
“Quantum sensing” belongs to the use of quantum states or quantum mechanics to measure. Conventional classical measurement techniques typically fail to reach these limits.
News - 15 Feb 2021
Many life-threatening medical conditions, such as sepsis, which is triggered by blood-borne pathogens, cannot be detected accurately and quickly enough to initiate the right course of treatment....
News - 2 Apr 2020
People who are at high risk of developing lung cancer, such as heavy smokers, are routinely screened with computed tomography (CT), which can detect tumors in the lungs. However, this test has an...