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New camera can see through human body

New camera can see through human body

Endoscopes are used in typical medical check ups - as throat or nose examinations -, but also at ongoing operations. Until now, it has not been possible to track an endoscope's location in order to guide it to the right place without using X-rays or other expensive methods.


First West Nile Virus Death Reported Since 2015

First West Nile Virus Death Reported Since 2015

Additionally, residents should keep window and door screens closed and in good fix to keep mosquitoes out of the house. So health officials suspect infected mosquitoes are present countywide. However, detection of the virus in mosquitoes means there is a risk. When cold weather arrives, the mosquitoes will be eliminated, but until then people are urged to take measures to protect themselves.


How to Watch Colombia vs. Brazil Online

How to Watch Colombia vs. Brazil Online

Willian had opened the scoring with a stunning strike just before half-time. Neymar could be on the sidelines Tuesday when Brazil visits Colombia . With Brazil already qualified, it may be the ideal opportunity to host the " Selecao ", a side that Colombia has never beaten in a World Cup qualifier.


Nicola Sturgeon 'Will Scrap Public Sector Pay Cap' In Scotland

Nicola Sturgeon 'Will Scrap Public Sector Pay Cap' In Scotland

In June past year, Scottish officials met with the UK Government to discuss the potential for a deposit return scheme for drinks bottles and cans across the UK and Northern Ireland's Environment Minister also announced he was considering the introduction of a money back on bottles scheme to help boost recycling.


Zika Virus Could be Effective Treatment for Aggressive Brain Cancer

Zika Virus Could be Effective Treatment for Aggressive Brain Cancer

In contrast, the virus didn't infect differentiated human neural stem cells, or DGCs, in patient-derived cultures or in normal adult human brain tissue specimens to any great degree. Furthermore, they found that the Asian strain in particular "pushed" these white blood cells to become M2 macrophages that essentially deliver a false message to the immune system that the threat is over, which allows the virus to replicate.


Based screening reduces deaths from prostate cancer, finds new review

Based screening reduces deaths from prostate cancer, finds new review

The study concluded that "two important prostate cancer screening trials provide compatible evidence that screening reduces prostate cancer mortality". Instead, researchers compared the results of random versus routine screening of men, Etzioni said. About 23,600 men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer in 2014, according to Prostate Cancer Canada.