POSTS TAGGED AS hypertension

Genetics of Blood Pressure

July 16, 2024 | | Posted in Newsletter

Over 100 new regions linked to blood pressure in the human genome
“A team of researchers from around the world, who [MORE]

An Electric Spoon as a Medical Device?

July 2, 2024 | | Posted in Newsletter

Kirin’s electric spoon leaps from Ig Nobel infamy to the dinner table
“Japanese drinks giant Kirin Holdings will start selling an [MORE]

RNA Interference Targeting Hypertension

May 14, 2024 | | Posted in Newsletter

RNAi treatment controls blood pressure in key trial
“RNA interference (RNAi) is the process of mRNA degradation, which is very specific. [MORE]

World’s Largest Genome Database

February 6, 2024 | | Posted in Newsletter

“Ground-Breaking” release of world’s largest whole genome resource – UK Biobank
“Entire genome sequences for nearly half a million people have [MORE]

Smartphone Attachment Registers Blood Pressure

September 19, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

Ultra-low-cost mechanical smartphone attachment for no-calibration blood pressure measurement
“We [engineers at the University of California San Diego] propose an ultra-low-cost [MORE]

CT Imaging for Hypertension

April 4, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

Ten-minute scan enables detection and cure of the commonest cause of high blood pressure
“Doctors at Queen Mary University of London [MORE]

Fermented Fiber Lowers Blood Pressure

March 28, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

Blood pressure reduced by engineered fiber supplements
“Researchers in Australia [Monash University]  have demonstrated a specially engineered form of fermentable fiber [MORE]

Contactless Blood Pressure Monitoring with a Computer Vision Camera

February 21, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

Contactless blood pressure estimation system using a computer vision system
“This work [from engineers at the University of South Australia, Mawson [MORE]

Predicted Rise in Heart Disease by 2060

October 11, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Cardiovascular Disease Projections in the United States Based on the 2020 Census Estimates
“By the year 2060, compared with the year [MORE]

Migraine, Heart Disease, and Hypertension: Three Ailments for the Price of One Gene

September 13, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Broad scientists show how 1 bad gene takes a toll on 5 vascular diseases
Immunologists, among others, know that a single [MORE]

Graphene “e-tattoo” Measures Blood Pressure

August 23, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Graphene “e-tattoo” Measures Blood Pressure
“The new device makes its blood pressure measurements using a new method, so the team had [MORE]

“All of Us” Data Base from NIH Now Cloud Available

May 31, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

NIH All of Us Research Program
“Nearly 100,000 highly diverse whole genome sequences are now available through the National Institutes of [MORE]

“Hello World,” from an ALS Patient Using a Neuroprosthetic

March 15, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Synchron Stentrode brain computer interface
“Philip O’Keefe, a 62-year-old amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) patient in Australia recently became the first person [MORE]

Renal Denervation via Ultrasound to Lower Blood Pressure

July 27, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Dr.  Ajay J. Kirtane uses ultrasound for medication resistant hypertension
“Brief pulses of ultrasound delivered to nerves near the kidney produced [MORE]