February 21, 2024

Ohio State University doctor ‘abused 177 male students’

BBC World News An athletics team doctor sexually abused at least 177 male students from 1979 to 1997, an investigation by Ohio State University in the US says. Dr Richard Strauss, who died in 2005, is accused of groping and performing “unnecessary examinations” on young men while treating athletes in 16 sports. The report stated […]

Fingernail-sized chip can repair damaged tissue in seconds

By Rachel England From engadget The non-invasive technology works without breaking the skin. A new device can begin repairing damaged organs in seconds, heralding a major breakthrough for life-saving medicine. Developed at Ohio State University, the technology known as tissue nanotransfection (TNT) uses a small coin-sized silicon chip that “injects” genetic code into skin cells, […]

Caribbean immigrant remembers meeting Senator Glenn

From NAN News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Mon. Dec. 12, 2016: As the nation gets ready to bid adieu to the former astronaut and U.S. senator who became the first American to orbit the earth, a Caribbean immigrant is remembering fondly the day he met fellow Marine John Herschel Glenn Jr. Kurt Shade, a Trinidad […]