Center for Diagnostics and Telemedicine launched a new information resource: tele-med.ai. Attractive interface, convenient navigation, and all the most relevant information are the three pillars on which the concept of this site rests. The site is intended for heads of departments of radiation diagnostics, doctors of the departments of radiology, radiology, functional diagnostics and ultrasound, and radiologists and specialists in related fields.
'For the second consecutive month, we are seeing indications that people with and without disabilities returned to work as businesses opened up,' said John O'Neill, Ph.D., director of employment and disability research at Kessler Foundation. 'However, keep in mind, these statistics are for the week of June 7th through 13th and thus do not reflect recent re-openings and closures of businesses as COVID-19 continues to affect the US,' he added.
Sleep apnea is a common sleep disorder characterised by breathing pauses and periodic snoring. According to some studies, as much as ten percent of the population suffer from it, but up to nine out of ten cases remain undiagnosed because symptoms are sometimes mild and there are a lack of resources in diagnostics. To solve this, Finnish computer science students designed an Android application, which helps to identify the signs of sleep apnea at home.
The Korea Institute of Machinery & Materials (KIMM) under the Ministry of Science and ICT developed a remote specimen collection robot that eliminates direct contact between medical personnel and patients.
The Transplant Research and Education Center (TREC), housed at the Terasaki Research Institute for Biomedical Innovation (TIBI), launched the COVID-19 Kidney / Transplant Listening & Resource Center (KTLRC) on June 17, 2020. The KTLRC is a vital new service created in direct response to the unique and unmet needs of the dialysis and organ transplant community during the COVID-19 Pandemic.
On the eve of UN talks to assess progress towards the Sustainable Development Goals, an international group of distinguished business, government, and science leaders say a climate-safe, sustainable, and equitable world cannot be achieved without ensuring a secure, safe, and trusted internet for all. In the 'Montreal Statement on Sustainability in the Digital Age,' they argue that an SDG is needed for governing perhaps the most powerful force defining humanity's future: the digital age.
A collaboration between Argonne and several universities has led to the creation of a new high-throughput X-ray diffraction instrument that will enable materials research and clear the way for improvements in advance of the APS Upgrade.
The University of Memphis (UofM) and the University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC) are teaming up in a venture to secure a portion of federal funding allocated for COVID-19 research.
Chief among the immediate changes to the world's longest continuously published general radiology journal, the American Roentgen Ray Society's American Journal of Roentgenology -- now under the leadership of its 13th Editor in Chief, Andrew B. Rosenkrantz, MD -- are the institution of author-centered peer review, rapid publication of accepted manuscripts as Online First, and the recruitment of 11 new section editors.
The CABI-led Fall Armyworm Research Collaboration Portal, is a free-to-access platform that enables the sharing of research data, insights and outputs, and includes a range of key features such as posting research updates, identifying collaborators, and posting questions to the community.