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February 20, 2017

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February 20, 2017

GARP2 Accelerates Retinal Degeneration in a Mouse Model

Feb. 16, 2017 — Researchers show that GARP2 accelerates retinal degeneration in mice, and have made an important step toward creating a standardized nomenclature between mice and humans for a measurement of retinal ... read more

Feb. 10, 2017 — Novel technology has been used to monitor vulnerabilities for cardiovascular events, aid in diagnosis and ... read more

Feb. 6, 2017 — A research team has developed the Nano MRI Lamp, a new technology platform that tunes the magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) signals “ON” only in the presence of the targeted disease. This study ... read more

New Technique Slashes Diagnosis Time During Brain Surgery

Feb. 6, 2017 — Neurosurgeons want the quickest, most accurate information to help them make decisions during brain tumor surgery. A new technique could help, say ... read more

Feb. 6, 2017 — Anxiety in social situations is not a rare problem: Around one in ten people are affected by social anxiety disorder during their lifetime. Social anxiety disorder is diagnosed if fears and anxiety ... read more

Wired for Sound: Enraging Noises Caused by Brain Connection Overdrive

Feb. 3, 2017 — While many of us may find the sounds of chewing or breathing off-putting, for some they're unbearable -- and new research has shown their brains are going into ... read more

New Way of Visualizing Fatty Acids Inside Cells

Feb. 2, 2017 — A new method to image intracellular fatty acids at a single cell level has been developed by a team of researchers. They treated cells with fatty acids containing a single bromine atom and used ... read more

Evaluating a Minimally Disruptive Treatment Protocol for Frontal Sinus Fractures

Feb. 2, 2017 — A new article describes the experience with a minimally disruptive treatment protocol for frontal sinus ... read more

Feb. 2, 2017 — A research team has used an innovative neuroimaging tool to interrogate the complex brain networks and ... read more

Feb. 1, 2017 — A new radiotracer has been developed to diagnose prostate cancer. Prostate cancer is the fifth leading cause of death worldwide and is especially difficult to diagnose. While prostate cancer is ... read more

Shape of Prostate and Compartments Within May Serve as Cancer Indicators

Feb. 1, 2017 — Preliminary computerized imaging reveals the shape of the prostate and a compartment within the gland -- called the transitional zone -- consistently differ in men with prostate cancer than those ... read more

Feb. 1, 2017 — Researchers document the first-in-human application of a new imaging agent to help find prostate cancer in both early and advanced stages and plan treatment. The study indicates that the new agent -- ... read more

Scientists Study Live Human Hearts to See What Sustains Irregular Heartbeats

Feb. 1, 2017 — Unique research is changing the way doctors treat one type of irregular heartbeat called atrial fibrillation. Scientists here are the only ones in the world studying revived human atria, donated ... read more

Lung Ultrasound Can Help Doctors See Other Diseases That Mask as Lethal Clots in Lung

Jan. 31, 2017 — Lung ultrasound can show alternative diagnoses and should be considered when evaluating patients with suspected pulmonary embolism, say ... read more

Misdiagnosed Foot, Ankle Injuries May Result in Arthritis, Chronic Pain and Disability

Jan. 30, 2017 — Front-line physicians are advised to err on the side of caution and opt for additional imaging and second opinions when diagnosing six common foot and ankle injuries. A new study by orthopedic ... read more

Jan. 30, 2017 — An improved compound of bismuth and carbon nanotubes could enhance the ability to track stem cells as they move through the body and target ... read more

Label-Free Technique to Image Microtubules

Jan. 27, 2017 — Researchers have been able to use label-free spatial light interference microscopy (SLIM) and computer processing in order to image microtubules in an assay. The hollow tubular structures serve as ... read more

Researchers Discover How Primary Tumors Can Program Cancer Cells That Spread to Become Dormant, Resist Cancer Treatment

Jan. 26, 2017 — In a first of its kind study, researchers have discovered the conditions by which specific signals in primary tumors of head and neck and breast cancers, pre-program cancer cells to become dormant ... read more

Jan. 26, 2017 — Microscopic shifts in metabolism and increases in tiny transport vesicles out of tumor cells preface larger changes to the tumor environment and could prepare the way for cancerous cells to spread ... read more

Jan. 26, 2017 — New images are providing the first visual evidence of a long-postulated physical link by which genes can receive mechanical cues from its microenvironment. Created by integrating six different ... read more

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