Archive for November, 2014

Breast Cancer Detective

Posted on: November 28th, 2014 by admin 1 Comment

Before Rachel Brem had reached her teenage years, her mother was diagnosed with breast cancer. As she later recalled, “I just decided that […]

Mobile Ultrasound Saves Lives

Posted on: November 21st, 2014 by admin

In Morocco an astonishing number of 800 women die every day from complications during pregnancy. The problem, apparently, is the distance between rural villages and […]

What’s in a Name?

Posted on: November 14th, 2014 by admin 1 Comment

In Romeo & Juliet, William Shakespeare’s lyrical play set in Verona, Juliet Capulet says to Romeo Montague: “What’s in a name? That which we call […]

Imaging by Stimulation of Nanocrystals

Posted on: November 7th, 2014 by admin 1 Comment

A team of engineers at Rutgers University in New Jersey, USA has recently described an innovative medical imaging platform that has the […]