November 18, 2019

AI IN MEDICAL DIAGNOSIS:

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How top US health systems are reacting to the disruptive force of AI by revolutionizing diagnostic imaging, clinical decision support, and personalized medicine By Nicky Lineaweaver From Business Insider This is a preview of the AI in Medical Diagnosis research report from Business Insider Intelligence. Purchase this report. Business Insider Intelligence offers even more healthcare coverage with […]

Your $250 discount for Patent Licensing 2019!

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You may have heard about IAM’s upcoming Patent Licensing event taking place on October 3 in San Francisco. Patent Licensing is a must-attend event, providing licensors and licensees with business-winning insights, best practices and innovative techniques for negotiating win-win deals to overcome the many obstacles and hurdles in the way of successful agreements. This event is a great opportunity to meet, […]

The downside of home genetic testing

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By Jordyn Cornier From Care2 Home genetic test kits like 23&Me are pretty incredible. With one little vial of saliva, you can find out your genetic predisposition for diseases like cancer, Alzheimer’s, obesity and more—which potentially allows you to make lifestyle shifts and take precautions to turn those genes off. But researchers have started wondering—is […]

Scientists say the Milky Way is filled with billions of ‘rogue planets’ – but could one of these free-floating worlds hit Earth?

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By Jasper Hamill From Metro News UK Humanity shares its home galaxy with vast numbers of free-floating ‘rogue planets’ which have broken free of their own star systems and set off on a lonely journey through the void, scientists have claimed. A number of papers published in recent years have attempted to predict whether runaway […]

Baboons can teach us a lot about being too stressed

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By Rob Ludacer and Jessica Orwig From Business Insider Baboon politics say a lot about human politics: It’s tough to be on top, and the key to staying there is to know when to stress over the competition. Professor of Neuroscience at Stanford University, and author of Behave: The Biology of Humans at Our Best and […]

New tech can wirelessly charge electric cars and smartphones

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From DNA India Stanford scientists have developed a way to wirelessly deliver electricity to moving objects, an advance that could charge electric vehicles, smartphones and medical implants on the go. If electric cars could recharge while driving down a highway, it would virtually eliminate concerns about their range and lower their cost, perhaps making electricity […]

Humans are still evolving in some surprising ways

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By Darren Curnoe, The Conversation From Business Insider It’s often said that through our innovations in science, agriculture and medicine humans have become masters of our biological destiny. That we’ve seized control of our evolution, eliminating most of the causes of death and suffering experienced by our ancient and not too distant ancestors. We’ve wiped […]

Gadget of the week

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Six technological breakthroughs inspired by nature By Cat DiStasio From engadget By Inhabitat Mollusk shells have led to a high-impact glass design. Biomimicry is an incredible field that seeks to unlock nature’s deepest, darkest secrets and then use them to solve human problems. Many of the scientific breakthroughs in biomimicry have far-reaching applications ranging from […]