Archive for April, 2012

The Versatility of Ultrasound

Posted on: April 27th, 2012 by admin 2 Comments

Medical ultrasound, in which sound waves 100 to 1000 times higher in frequency than those detectable by humans are employed to generate […]

Breast Cancer: Not One Disease but Ten

Posted on: April 20th, 2012 by admin 1 Comment

In a landmark study published earlier this week in Nature, scientists from the UK and Canada have studied the genetics of breast cancer […]

Designing for a 3D World

Posted on: April 13th, 2012 by admin

We live in a world where every object we see and touch and move is located in three-dimensional (3D) space. This could […]

Driven by a Gust of Wind

Posted on: April 6th, 2012 by admin

Imagine you have just invented a new method for the non-invasive detection of melanoma, a form of skin cancer. It uses a […]