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Landmark Review of AI in Global Health

July 7, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

AI in healthcare
From the Lancet article:  “AI-driven health interventions fit into four categories relevant to global health researchers: (1) diagnosis, [MORE]

Digital Medicine

July 30, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Medical digital enterprise
This is an extensive piece on digital medicine, from pathology to security and regulatory issues, and what they [MORE]

Functional Lab-Grown Brain Organoids

February 12, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

 
Slice of brain organoid
UCSD neuroscientists have grown stem cells into tissue resembling the brain’s cortex.  Further, those “organoids” display EEG [MORE]

IoT for the research laboratory

August 28, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Internet of things
The Internet of Things (IoT) suggests that it is possible to integrate any number of devices or information [MORE]

Mitochondrial Replacement Techniques

April 5, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Mitochondria
Barth syndrome, Glutaric aciduria, Leigh disease, Pyruvate dehydrogenase deficiency (et al) are rare metabolic disorders, usually inborn, that result from [MORE]

Sharing Tissue for Research

October 12, 2010 | | Posted in Newsletter

Here’s an example of two trains heading toward each other on the same track.  A couple of years ago, [MORE]

MUSING – The Transcendental Mrs. Lacks

February 2, 2010 | | Posted in Ask the Experts,Musings

Personalized medicine evokes “big science”- large research grants, geonomic and proteomic instruments, bioinformatics data mining, individually “tailored” therapeutics, a slew [MORE]