Monday, July 24, 2017
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NUS Engineers Achieve Significant Breakthrough in Spin Wave Based Information Processing...

Conventional electronic devices make use of semiconductor circuits and they transmit information by electric charges. However, such devices are being pushed to their physical...
Pancreatic Cancer

Blood Test for Early Detection of Pancreatic Cancer Headed to Clinic

A newly identified biomarker panel could pave the way to earlier detection and better treatment for pancreatic cancer, according to new research from thePerelman...
Endothelial cells

New Insights into Complex Processes

The blood-brain barrier is a crucial protection mechanism: It is a highly selective physical barrier that prevents pathogens and toxins in the circulatory system...

Supercapacitors

UW Team Develops Fast, Cheap Method to Make Supercapacitor Electrodes for...

Supercapacitors are an aptly named type of device that can store and deliver energy faster than conventional batteries. They are in high demand for...

aging

Study Finds Day-to-Day Experiences Affect Awareness of Aging, Mood

A study of older adults finds an individual’s awareness of aging is not as static as previously thought, and that day-to-day experiences and one’s...
gastroesophageal reflux

Cashew Tree Gum Could Become a Weapon in the Treatment of Gastroesophageal Reflux

A polymer obtained as a bark exudate from the cashew tree (Anacardium occidentale) could become an important component of the treatment of gastroesophageal reflux...
Catheters

New Gel Coatings May Lead to Better Catheters and Condoms

Catheters, intravenous lines, and other types of surgical tubing are a medical necessity for managing a wide range of diseases. But a patient’s experience...
Artificial Intelligencevideo

Artificial Intelligence Suggests Recipes Based on Food Photos

There are few things social media users love more than flooding their feeds with photos of food. Yet we seldom use these images for...
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Study: Many Kinds of Happiness Promote Better Health

A new study links the capacity to feel a variety of upbeat emotions to better health. The research suggests people who experience a range of...
Hydrocephalus

Spare the Surgery: Drugs May Combat Hydrocephalus, Yale Study Finds

Clinically available drugs may help combat a potentially lethal form of hydrocephalus now treated mainly by brain surgery, a new Yale-led study has found. Post-hemorrhagic...
Neural Networks

Bringing Neural Networks to Cellphones

In recent years, the best-performing artificial-intelligence systems — in areas such as autonomous driving, speech recognition, computer vision, and automatic translation — have come...
immune cells

Voracious Eater? Brain’s Immune Cells May Be at Fault

Immune cells in the brain trigger overeating and weight gain in response to diets rich in fat, according to a study in mice. The...
spintronics

Researchers Develop Technique to Control and Measure Electron Spin Voltage

Information technologies of the future will likely use electron spin — rather than electron charge — to carry information. But first, scientists need to...

Non-toxic Alternative for Next-generation Solar Cells

solar cells
We’re just scratching the surface of what these compounds can do. Robert Hoye The team of researchers, from the University of Cambridge and the United States,...

Nanomaterial Helps Store Solar Energy: Efficiently and Inexpensively

solar energy
Field trials show that new catalyst material for electrolysers is reliable Efficient storage technologies are necessary if solar and wind energy is to help satisfy...

Building a Better Battery

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Imagine revolutionizing the renewable energy market with the silica gel packets you find in shoeboxes and snack bags. The research team behind Membrion is...