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Found 35 articles for April 2018.
 
Rats sniff out TB in children
9-April-2018

Research shows that rats can detect tuberculosis in children with higher accuracy than standard microscopy tests.

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Contact: Elizabeth Hawkins Institution: Springer Nature Category: Medicine
 
PolyU 3D human modelling technology projecting body shape and size within 10 seconds
10-April-2018

Shopping well-fitting clothes online or making bespoke garments can be done more easily with the intelligent 3D human modelling technology developed by The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU), which digitally reconstructs the shape and size of a person accurately from two full body photographs within 5-10 seconds.

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Contact: The Hong Kong Polytechnic University Institution: The Hong Kong Polytechnic University Category: Technology
 
Telling tales: how scientists can use stories
10-April-2018

Beyond the Journal: The science of communicating research with the public -- How can stories help when explaining complex research? Our regular column investigates the power of anecdote and analogy.

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Contact: Administrator Account Institution: ResearchSEA Category: People
 
New compound could improve stroke patient recovery
10-April-2018

A new compound shows promise for improving motor function recovery for stroke patients in combination with rehabilitation therapy. Human clinical trials for a new drug are underway.

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Contact: Administrator Account Institution: ResearchSEA Category: Medicine
 
The raw power of human motion
12-April-2018

Standalone power modules that harvest and convert vibrations from their surroundings into electricity could soon fuel future microsystems.

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Contact: Carmen Cecile Denman Institution: King Abdullah University of Science and Technology Category: Technology
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