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Fried Foods Are Bad for Fat Genes

We know that some people are dealt a genetically more difficult hand when it comes to obesity, as studies have shown that genes play a role in how we …

Technology: The $1,000 genome

In Silicon Valley, Moore's law seems to stand on equal footing with the natural laws codified by Isaac Newton. Intel co-founder Gordon Moore's iconic …

Topol on 'What's Up' in Medicine

What's Up in Medicine?<p>Perhaps I should start with what's "app" in the world of medicine because mobile and messaging seem to have gone wild in the …

Medicine

Al Gore on Medicine's Inconvenient Truths

<b>Editor's Note:</b> <i>In this exclusive interview, former Vice President Al Gore speaks with Medscape Editor-in-Chief Eric Topol, MD, about what he believes</i> …

Designer Babies: Gore and Topol on Fetal Genome Sequencing

<b>Editor's Note:</b> <i><br>Medscape Editor-in-Chief Eric Topol, MD, recently spoke with former Vice President Al Gore about his book,</i> The Future: Six Drivers of …

Al Gore

Al Gore on the Policies That Fuel Antibiotic Resistance

<b>Editor's Note:</b> <i><br>In this segment of One-on-One, Medscape Editor-in-Chief Eric Topol, MD, talks with former Vice President Al Gore about the importance</i> …

Al Gore

Gore on the Genomics Race With China: Is the US Losing?

<b>Editor's Note:</b> <i><br>In this exclusive interview, former Vice President Al Gore speaks with Medscape Editor-in-Chief Eric Topol, MD, about China's</i> …

Al Gore

Gore on mHealth and the Reinvention of Life and Death

<b>Editor's Note:</b> <i><br>In this segment of One-on-One, former Vice President Al Gore speaks with Medscape's Editor-in-Chief Eric Topol, MD, about his book,</i> The …

Al Gore

Biochips for Better Cancer Therapy in NanoMedicine

New ideas change your brain cells

There is no excerpt because this is a protected post.<p>There is no excerpt because this is a protected post.<p>Traveling is one of the few rewarding …

PARALYZED WOMAN'S THOUGHTS GUIDE ROBOT ARM

<b>U. PITTSBURGH (US) —</b> A woman with longstanding quadriplegia maneuvered a mind-controlled, human-like robot arm in seven dimensions, using it to feed …

Understanding epigenetics to develop new therapies

Posted by admin / February 27, 2014<p>SOURCE<p><i>By Hilary Graham</i><p>Some might call it fate. Three scientists who started their careers in different parts of …

3 problems with incentive based wellness programs

103 Shares<p>A recent story about Penn State’s new penalty-based approach to employee wellness is another reminder that programs relying on incentives …

Is PGD (Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis) "Playing God"?

SOURCE<p>by RUTH MACKLIN, PH.D. on FEBRUARY 27, 2014<p>A recent article in the <i>Wall Street Journal</i> describes a couple’s decision to use preimplantation …

NGS Systems Heading to Clinics

Prenatal Testing<p>Click Image To Enlarge +<p>Sequenom Laboratories’ MaterniT21 PLUS test is performed at one of the company’s U.S.-based facilities—a lab …

How Exercise Beefs Up the Brain

Posted by admin / March 2, 2014<p>i<p>SOURCE<p><b>Mind over matter.</b> New research explains how abstract benefits of exercise—from reversing depression to fighting …

Now that's a security breach: England's entire healthcare data set uploaded to Google servers

Now that’s a security breach: England’s entire healthcare data set uploaded to Google servers<p>Posted by admin / March 4, 2014<p>SOURCE<p>March 3, 2014<p>Who …

Heart Implants, 3-D-Printed to Order

Posted by admin / March 4, 2014<p>It’s a poetic fact of biology that everyone’s heart is a slightly different size and shape. And yet today’s cardiac …

See What a Doctor's Office Looks like in 2 Years

SOURCE (Nanowerk News) DARPA has announced its Artificial Intelligence Exploration (AIE) program, a key component of the agency’s broader artificial …

Genetics Startup Wants To Prolong Life, 'Make 100 Years Old The Next 60'

There is no excerpt because this is a protected post.<p>Facing some type of serious dental work raises a lot of fear. Along with being anxious about the …

How Thinking Works: 10 Brilliant Cognitive Psychology Studies Everyone Should Know

How experts think, the power of framing, the miracle of attention, the weird world of cognitive biases and more…<p>Fifty years ago there was a …

Gadgets Like Fitbit Are Remaking How Doctors Treat You

Dr. Eric Topol, a cardiologist at the Scripps Clinic in San Diego, knows when his patients’ hearts are racing or their blood pressure is on the rise, …

The dawning of the age of genomic medicine, finally

(Reuters) – When President Bill Clinton announced in 2000 that Craig Venter and Dr. Francis Collins of the National Human Genome Research Institute …

THE WORLD'S TOP 10 MOST INNOVATIVE COMPANIES IN BIG DATA

Posted by admin / March 8, 2014<p><b>For harnessing data from its planes and trains to power a new Industrial Internet, potentially saving billions.</b> …

You've Tested Positive for the BRCA Mutation: Now What?

SOURCE (Nanowerk News) DARPA has announced its Artificial Intelligence Exploration (AIE) program, a key component of the agency’s broader artificial …

The Genomic Landscape circa 2014 - Eric Green

Want to Attend Harvard? Take its Free Online Course on "Data Analysis for Genomics"

SOURCE (Nanowerk News) DARPA has announced its Artificial Intelligence Exploration (AIE) program, a key component of the agency’s broader artificial …

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3D Printing in Medicine