Raymond Yung

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Dyson’s 360 Eye robot vacuum succeeds by seeing more

Dyson’s 360 Eye robot vacuum has been a long time coming to U.S. carpets. The squat little cylinder of a bot first broke cover in September 2014, with a splashy product announcement and a consumer launch in Japan in 2015. North American homes are only just getting their first taste of Dyson’s …

New drug combination shows promise against childhood brain cancer

Two drugs synergize to combat growth of aggressive medulloblastoma<p>La Jolla, Calif., March 14, 2016 -- Researchers at Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical …

Celldex discontinues late-stage study of brain cancer vaccine | Reuters

(Reuters) - Celldex Therapeutics Inc said it would discontinue a late-stage study of its brain cancer vaccine after an independent interim analysis suggested the therapy might not show a statistically significant benefit in patient survival compared with standard chemotherapy.<p>Celldex shares more …

Public health professor Simon Chapman joins experts in criticising episode for being misleading and ignoring range of evidence about Wi-Fi and mobile phones<p>Related: Mobile phones and brain cancer: ‘no evidence of health risk’ is not the same as 'safe'| Maryanne Demasi<p>A science program on the ABC …

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Low Levels of Omega-3 Fatty Acids May Cause Memory Problems

A diet lacking in omega-3 fatty acids, nutrients commonly found in fish, may cause your brain to age faster and lose some of its memory and thinking …

Making Resistant Brain Cancer Cells Sensitive to Treatment

<b>Scientists from the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute and clinicians from Carilion Clinic have discovered how to sensitize drug-resistant</b> …

Fish oil helps minimize disorders for those at risk of schizophrenia, study finds

As long as seven years after getting a 12-week course of Omega-3 fatty acid supplements, new research has found that young people at very high risk of developing schizophrenia were much less likely than those who did not get the supplements to develop full-blown psychosis, or to manifest a range of …

Tissue grown from biopsies shown to closely mimic patients’ tumours, allowing researchers to study specific mutations and identify most promising drugs<p>Scientists have created the world’s first “living biobank” of patients’ tumours and used the tissue to identify the most promising drugs for each …

Cancer

Doctors Test Tumor Paint In People

A promi<i>s</i>ing technique for making brain tumors glow so they'll be easier for surgeons to remove is now being tested in cancer patients.<p>Eighteen months ago, Shots first told readers about tumor paint, an experimental substance derived from scorpion venom. Inject tumor paint into a patient's vein, and …

Cancer Research paper factors in future population changes such as more of us growing older and changes in lifestyle habits<p>One in two people will be diagnosed with cancer in their lifetime, according to Cancer Research UK, which says more effort must be made to prevent people getting the disease …

Cancer