Posts Tagged ‘Genetics’

Frontiers of Medical Research: Artificial Intelligence

Posted on: December 8th, 2023 by admin 1 Comment

Regular readers of these weekly blogs will know that in 2023 I have covered numerous stories on artificial intelligence (AI). […]

Golden Clues to Cancer

Posted on: December 1st, 2023 by admin

My wife and I are the owners – sometimes called “pet parents” – of a golden retriever named Lila who […]

We Want Answers!

Posted on: August 25th, 2023 by admin 1 Comment

A recent paper in JAMA Network Open, entitled “Patterns in cancer incidence among people younger than 50 years in the US,” analysed […]

News from the WHO

Posted on: June 30th, 2023 by admin

Earlier this year, we reported that the WHO had just released its Global Breast Cancer Initiative, laying out a roadmap to save 2.5 […]

Update: The Microbiome and Breast Cancer

Posted on: May 26th, 2023 by admin

It was almost seven years ago that we published a blog about the role of the gut microbiome in breast cancer (© […]

Mother and Son … and AI

Posted on: March 10th, 2023 by admin 1 Comment

When he was growing up in Budapest, Hungary, Peter Kecskemethy would spend time at one of the city’s largest hospitals […]

Perceptions of Breast Cancer Risks

Posted on: March 3rd, 2023 by admin 2 Comments

As we have previously reported, “dense breasts” refers to breasts that are composed of a greater proportion of fibrous and glandular […]

An Extraordinary Biographer

Posted on: December 30th, 2022 by admin

Eleven years ago, I wrote a blog, “In pursuit of the perfect design,” which was in fact a book review. The […]

Stanford’s Leader Under Scrutiny

Posted on: December 9th, 2022 by admin

An important tenet of the scientific enterprise is that research published in the peer-reviewed literature is based on integrity and […]

Leap Forward with CRISPR

Posted on: November 18th, 2022 by admin

Two years ago, the Nobel Prize in Chemistry was awarded to Emmanuelle Charpentier and Jennifer Doudna for “the development of a method […]