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Tagged: diagnostics

  • Weighing Living Cells

    An ultrasensitive method for weighing cells could lead to a cheap and easy-to-use diagnostic device.


  • MRI-Compatible Robots

    A new motor made of nonmagnetic and dielectric materials can power a robotic medical device inside an MRI scanner, significantly improving cancer diagnoses and treatments.

  • Lung-Cancer Breathalyzer

    Researchers are developing a cheap sensor array that distinguishes the breath of patients with lung cancer.


  • Discovering Drugs with Bubbles

    Using tiny bubbles to perform logical operations could lead to smart lab-on-a-chip devices for drug discovery and chemical and biological analyses.


  • Reality Check for Cancer Research

    A large survey of mutations across many cancer types reveals unexpected commonalities, providing new opportunities for existing drugs.


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