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  • This company’s photocopier could save your life

    Surgeons operating on cancerous tumours face a difficult dilemma: if they cut too little they risk leaving cancer cells behind; if they cut too much they risk harming the patient. The current gold standard for imaging is in pathology, which usually involves waiting several days while multiple tissue samples are tested to determine whether the […]

    March 12, 2018

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  • This simple glove could provide stability for millions of people with tremors

    For people with tremors, tasks as simple as pouring a cup of coffee can be incredibly difficult. When Mark Elias saw his grandmother, who has essential tremor — a common disorder that causes involuntary shaking — struggling with simple tasks, he knew he had to do something. He wasn’t just thinking of his grandmother though. […]

    March 9, 2018

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