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Liquid Biopsy Passes Test for Early CancerMedPage TodayA blood test that distinguishes tumor DNA from altered non-tumor DNA detected cancer-related mutations in more than half of patients with early-stage malignancies, an international research team reported. Using a technique called targeted error ...
Iceland Eliminates People with Down SyndromeNational ReviewCBS News reported earlier this week that Iceland is leading the world in “eradicating Down syndrome births.” One might be forgiven for assuming that Iceland has developed an innovative treatment for the chromosomal disorder. It turns out Iceland's ...
Fatal drug overdose deaths on the rise among US teensCBS NewsThe rate of opioid drug overdose deaths among older teenagers in the United States has taken a turn for the worse, a new federal report finds. The number of drug overdose deaths among 15- to 19-year-olds rose 15 percent for males from 2014 to 2015 and ...
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Tiny robots could soon heal stomach ulcersNew York PostTiny robots could soon be ferrying medicine around the human body, after scientists successfully used the minuscule gadgets to cure sick mice, according to a new report. Researchers at the University of California San Diego used the hair-width bots ... |