Posts Tagged: "cancer"

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New iKnife Scalpel Finds Cancer As It’s Cutting

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One of the biggest problems with cancer is getting rid of it. Often, that involves surgery, but surgeons can have a difficult time separating cancerous tissue from healthy, and mid-operation analysis techniques take a little too much time to be used constantly. So a group of medical students have invented...

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CliniHub Identifies Breast Cancer In Just Minutes

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Can watching too much Star Trek make you sick? Find out almost instantly with this gadget from the future…of Britain. The handheld device, reminiscent of the Dr Spock’s ‘tricorder’ but baptized CliniHub, was developed by British scientists and can identify major diseases from breast cancer to MRSA in just minutes....

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The Cell Phone / Tumor Link: Closer Than Ever?

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Well folks, a new bit of data has emerged about the idea of cell phones and brain tumors. Seems that Environmental Working Group released data just recently that detailed just how much radiation you’re sucking up when you’re on the phone.  And then the Los Angeles Times followed that up...

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The Half-Hour Cancer Test

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Out at the University of Toronto, a whole lot of men all over the world are about to start cheering like no tomorrow–seems they’ve built a portable device that will accurately diagnose prostate cancer from a urine sample in less time than it takes to order and receive a pizza...