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- A UMD-led research team has developed a predictive model that can warn of dangerous drops in blood pressure before these occur in intensive care units.
- University of Michigan researchers have developed a new chip that has the potential to revolutionize cancer treatment by enabling doctors to plan customized treatments, monitor genetic changes, and flag the presence of aggressive cells that are likely to spread cancer.
- Researchers at Michigan State University are working to solve one of the biggest problems facing fingerprint recognition systems today: How can you be sure the finger being used is actually a human finger?
- Washington University researchers working with mice have identified a way to convert white fat, which contributes to weight gain, into brown fat that burns calories.
New research conducted at Caltech and UC San Francisco (UCSF) is suggesting that the key to curing multiple sclerosis (MS) could be hiding in an un
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