Devices & Diagnostics

'Seeing' robot learns tricky technique for studying brain cells in mammals

Whole-cell patch clamp electrophysiology, or whole-cell recording (WCR), is the gold-standard technique for studying the behaviour of brain cells called neurons under different brain states such as...

Cartilage degeneration algorithm predicts progression of osteoarthritis

A novel cartilage degeneration algorithm can predict the progression of osteoarthritis in individual patients, according to new research from the University of Eastern Finland.

Cartilage degeneration algorithm predicts progression of osteoarthritis

A novel cartilage degeneration algorithm can predict the progression of osteoarthritis in individual patients, according to new research from the University of Eastern Finland.

Blood test for colitis screening using infrared technology could reduce dependence on colonoscopy

A fast, simple blood test for ulcerative colitis using infrared spectroscopy could provide a cheaper, less invasive alternative for screening compared to colonoscopy, which is now the predominant...

Blood test for colitis screening using infrared technology could reduce dependence on colonoscopy

A fast, simple blood test for ulcerative colitis using infrared spectroscopy could provide a cheaper, less invasive alternative for screening compared to colonoscopy, which is now the predominant...

Algorithm could predict Alzheimer's risk years before symptoms occur

Researchers have created an algorithm that could predict the risk of Alzheimer's in patients with mild cognitive impairment 2 years before symptoms arise.

Algorithm could predict Alzheimer's risk years before symptoms occur

Researchers have created an algorithm that could predict the risk of Alzheimer's in patients with mild cognitive impairment 2 years before symptoms arise.

Gut-on-chip good predictor of drug side-effects

Research conducted at Leiden has established that guts-on-chips respond in the same way to aspirin as real human organs do.

Gut-on-chip good predictor of drug side-effects

Research conducted at Leiden has established that guts-on-chips respond in the same way to aspirin as real human organs do.

Lisfranc fracture: Causes, symptoms, and treatment

A Lisfranc fracture is a type of bone fracture that occurs in the foot. Learn about diagnosing a Lisfranc fracture, treatments, and prevention.

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