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Women in Science: Bushra Ateeq on identifying biomarkers for prostate cancer, improving lives of patients
Life

Women in Science: Bushra Ateeq on identifying biomarkers for prostate cancer, improving lives of patients

Bushra Ateeq is perturbed that very little is known about mutations and alterations carried by people within the Indian subcontinent. This is the scenario that her team wants to change.

Machine learning technique developed to predict the biological age of muscles
science

Machine learning technique developed to predict the biological age of muscles

Sarcopenia is one of the major age-related processes and involves the loss of skeletal muscles and its function.

Researchers develop biosensor that stimulates sweat for tests even when the patient is relaxed
News & Analysis

Researchers develop biosensor that stimulates sweat for tests even when the patient is relaxed

Researchers have developed a biosensor that uses a chemical stimulant to produce sweat even when the patient is relaxed and cool.

New biomarkers could lead to urine test for complex multi-system disorders
Life

New biomarkers could lead to urine test for complex multi-system disorders

Scientists have identified potential biomarkers in the urine of pregnant women that could lead to a non-invasive testing for those with a serious and complex multi-system disorder called preeclampsia.

Now single blood test may help detect multiple types of cancer
Life

Now single blood test may help detect multiple types of cancer

This is the first time that cancer-specific blood markers have been comprehensively reviewed and identified for further clinical development.

Study: Your blood sample can tell what you are eating
Life

Study: Your blood sample can tell what you are eating

It is possible to assess dietary compliance from a blood sample, showed the findings of a study.