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Berkeley Lab, Oak Ridge National Lab Share 2018 ACM Gordon Bell Prize

BERKELEY LAB, OAK RIDGE NATIONAL LAB SHARE 2018 ACM GORDON BELL PRIZE

A team of researchers led by Berkeley Lab and another led by Oak Ridge National Laboratory shared the 2018 ACM Gordon Bell Prize, announced...

AI could predict which patients require emergency treatment by analysing a person's medical history

AI COULD PREDICT WHICH PATIENTS REQUIRE EMERGENCY TREATMENT BY ANALYSING A PERSON'S MEDICAL HISTORY

Academics from the University of Oxford's George Institute for Global Health surveyed 4.6 million patients from 1985 to 2015 via the...

 
 
 
Children's body weight 'is genetically influenced and NOT the fault of a poor diet' 

CHILDREN'S BODY WEIGHT 'IS GENETICALLY INFLUENCED AND NOT THE FAULT OF A POOR DIET' 

New research from King's College London and UCL challenges the idea that a child's weight largely reflects the way their upbringing...

Researchers Find 115 Plastic Cups In Dead Whale's Stomach

RESEARCHERS FIND 115 PLASTIC CUPS IN DEAD WHALE'S STOMACH

The following items were among those found in the animal's stomach: 19 pieces of hard plastic, two sandals, four plastic bottles, 25...

 
 
 
Research Shows Women Sleep Better With Dogs By Their Sides Instead Of Humans

RESEARCH SHOWS WOMEN SLEEP BETTER WITH DOGS BY THEIR SIDES INSTEAD OF HUMANS

A girl needs her beauty sleep - and according to a recent study , she's more likely to get it with a dog lying next to her than a human. Animal...

Nvidia recovers all its earlier losses after short seller Andrew Left says he is a buyer

NVIDIA RECOVERS ALL ITS EARLIER LOSSES AFTER SHORT SELLER ANDREW LEFT SAYS HE IS A BUYER

Short seller Andrew Left's firm Citron Research said in a tweet on Tuesday that it's a buyer of Nvidia stock. Shares were down as much...

 
 
 
Study: CBD May Be Useful In Treating Breast Cancer

STUDY: CBD MAY BE USEFUL IN TREATING BREAST CANCER

Cannabidiol the non-psychoactive part of hemp was legalized in 2004 in most of the United States. Many medical researchers are now...

Researchers find a plant that can be used to feed a microalgae strain to boost its potential as a biofuel

RESEARCHERS FIND A PLANT THAT CAN BE USED TO FEED A MICROALGAE STRAIN TO BOOST ITS POTENTIAL AS A BIOFUEL

According to a study, which was published in the journal Algal Research, feeding certain algae some plants can produce biofuel for...

 
 
 
Global hotel chains plan expansion in Francophone Africa

GLOBAL HOTEL CHAINS PLAN EXPANSION IN FRANCOPHONE AFRICA

The facts and figures behind an unprecedented hotel expansion in Francophone Africa are revealed in the latest research by W Hospitality...

Forza Horizon 4's Black Friday Deal Is Early Off the Line

FORZA HORIZON 4'S BLACK FRIDAY DEAL IS EARLY OFF THE LINE

Forza Horizon 4 is amazing , and its Black Friday deal is already off to the races. Just $35 gets you a massive map (which our deal...

 
 
 
Depressed people at higher risk of strokes and premature death caused by irregular heartbeats 

DEPRESSED PEOPLE AT HIGHER RISK OF STROKES AND PREMATURE DEATH CAUSED BY IRREGULAR HEARTBEATS 

Researchers at Aarhus University in Denmark studied 785,254 participants who took mood-stabilising drugs from 2000 to 2013, starting...

Down Syndrome in Older Adults Linked to Alzheimer's Disease Risk

DOWN SYNDROME IN OLDER ADULTS LINKED TO ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE RISK

Dementia is associated with most deaths of older adults with Down syndrome, revealed new research.

 
 
 
Of diamonds and meat: Culturing a better future

OF DIAMONDS AND MEAT: CULTURING A BETTER FUTURE

­Opinion The USDA and FDA recently announced their historic agreement to jointly regulate meat grown from animal cells, helping pave...

MOLECULAR COMMUNICATION: A PERSONAL PERSPECTIVE

The authors of this paper have been involved in molecular communication since its conception. They describe their decade-and-a-half...

 
 
 
Is there a ‘suicide gene'?: Scientists find biological link

IS THERE A ‘SUICIDE GENE'?: SCIENTISTS FIND BIOLOGICAL LINK

Researchers at the University of Utah found 207 genes that they believe may be linked to someone's risk of suicide, as well as four...

Frankincense may become a key part in treatment of arthritis

FRANKINCENSE MAY BECOME A KEY PART IN TREATMENT OF ARTHRITIS

Research from the University of Alabama could help pharmaceutical companies develop new drugs to combat the condition, which affects...

 
 
 

96644 GERIATRIC CLINICAL RESEARCH SUPERVISOR 2

PSYCHIATRY/Geriatric Research Salary commensurate with qualifications and experienceFiling Deadline: Mon 12/3/2018...

Agbio Startup Cibus Files for an IPO to Support Gene-Editing R&D

AGBIO STARTUP CIBUS FILES FOR AN IPO TO SUPPORT GENE-EDITING R&D

Cibus, which has developed a proprietary gene-editing technology that tweaks crops' DNA to improve yield, is planning to make its public...

 
 
 
Human Images from the World's First Total-Body Medical Scanner Unveiled

HUMAN IMAGES FROM THE WORLD'S FIRST TOTAL-BODY MEDICAL SCANNER UNVEILED

First-of-its-kind scanner to roll out in Sacramento in spring 2019 November 19, 2018 Dr. Simon Cherry and Dr. Ramsey Badawi shown with...

MOLECULAR MECHANISMS OF AN AFRICAN FOLK MEDICINE

Researchers have discovered the molecular basis for therapeutic actions of an African folk medicine used to treat a variety of illnesses...