The evolution of fetal screening

The evolution of fetal screening ​Once upon a time, everything about your baby was a surprise until the moment of birth. Is it a boy or a girl? Does he (or she!) have all 10 fingers and 10 toes? And, most important: is the baby healthy? Genetic disorders—Down...

Can Artificial Intelligence prevent the effects of a pandemic?

Model based on Artificial Intelligence simulates the spread of the virus based on different scenarios. The coronavirus pandemic is the biggest crisis in a generation. Decision-makers have struggled to balance the state of health with the needs of society and the...

AI program for early detection of prostate cancer

An AI program developed in Australia could diagnose prostate cancer early Prostate cancer is the most diagnosed cancer and a leading cause of death by cancer in Australian men. Early detection is key to successful treatment but men often dodge the doctor, avoiding...

Gene discovery may hold key to better therapies for OCD

Gene discovery may hold key to better therapies for OCD In the first analysis of its kind, researchers at Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons and several other institutions have linked distinct patterns of genetic mutations with...