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Detecting Rare Cancer Cells with Sound Waves 0 commentsEngineering

Detecting Rare Cancer Cells with Sound Waves

April 7, 2015 at 12:11 pm

A team of engineers from MIT, Penn State University, and Carnegie Mellon University is developing a novel way to isolate rare circulating tumor cells using […]

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Why TV Binging Might Increase Diabetes Risk 0 commentsHealth

Why TV Binging Might Increase Diabetes Risk

April 6, 2015 at 10:47 am

Researchers at the University of Pittsburgh have linked long periods of TV watching to an increased risk of diabetes.

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Smartphone use changing our brain and thumb interaction, say researchers 0 commentsHealth

Smartphone use changing our brain and thumb interaction, say researchers

March 25, 2015 at 9:38 am

European researchers say our smartphone use offers scientists an ideal testing ground for human brain plasticity. Dr Ako Ghosh’s team discovered that the brains and […]

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