Posts Tagged ‘Surgery’

A Seminal Contribution to Scholarship

Posted on: December 15th, 2023 by admin

At the University of Cape Town (UCT), the degree of Doctor of Science in Medicine is the most senior doctorate […]

It’s the First Week in October, so …

Posted on: October 6th, 2023 by admin

It’s the first week in October, so this is the time of year when researchers the world over who believe […]

Find It Early Act

Posted on: August 18th, 2023 by admin 1 Comment

It’s hard to believe but today marks 12 years since I started writing these Friday blogs, which means there have […]

Neural Networks and Tumours

Posted on: July 28th, 2023 by admin

Each year the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) invites applications from young scientists for the Wachtel Cancer Research […]

Overcoming Adversity

Posted on: June 2nd, 2023 by admin 1 Comment

At some stage in our lives, we have all been inspired by fellow human beings who, despite the odds, have […]

Cancer Surgeon to Lead NIH

Posted on: April 28th, 2023 by admin 1 Comment

When CapeRay was still in its infancy at the University of Cape Town (UCT), Kit Vaughan and Tania Douglas were […]

Live Grenade in Soldier’s Chest

Posted on: January 13th, 2023 by admin

For almost a year now, the world has watched as Ukraine, led by the indomitable Volodymyr Zelenskyy, has fought to […]

Watching Breast Cancer Cells Form

Posted on: November 4th, 2022 by admin

Imagine if it was possible for a surgeon, when operating on a patient with breast cancer, to insert a microscope […]

Breast Cancer and Spinal Deformity

Posted on: October 21st, 2022 by admin

After the early detection of breast cancer, many women have benefited from extended survival following treatment. There is therefore a […]

Bioengineering Can Do It!

Posted on: October 14th, 2022 by admin

Ralph Weissleder (seen right, © Wikipedia), who is a professor of systems biology at Harvard and a specialist in interventional radiology, […]