A 52-Year-Old Man With Dyspnea: USMLE Question A 52-Year-Old Man With Dyspnea: USMLE Question
A 52-year-old man presents with progressive dyspnea and purulent sputum production. What's the most likely diagnosis?Osmosis (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - September 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Med Students Interactive Quiz Source Type: news

State grant allows UTA more mentors for Pathways program
(University of Texas at Arlington) A University of Texas at Arlington associate professor has received a state grant that will support hiring mentors to guide and encourage students in the Pathways Program at local GO Centers. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - September 14, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Sniffing out error in detection dog data
(Washington University in St. Louis) New research finds three alternative answers beyond errors in handler or dog training that can explain why dogs trained to identify scat for conservation purposes sometimes collect non-target scats. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - September 14, 2018 Category: Biology Source Type: news

FedEx Corp. pledges challenge grant in support of youth education at Lone Oaks Farm
(University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture) The University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture has received a $1 million challenge grant from FedEx Corp. towards the establishment of a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) Education Center at Lone Oaks Farm. The site is designed to provide youth education and 4-H activities in West Tennessee, but many programs will be available to youth from throughout the Mid South. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - September 14, 2018 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Growing computers in petri dishes
(Lehigh University) Will the computers of tomorrow be manufactured, or will they be cultivated? This question lies at the heart of new research from Lehigh University that aims to engineer a neural network--a computer system modeled on the human brain and nervous system--from actual living cells, and program it to compute a basic learning task. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - September 14, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Slide show: Weight training exercises
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Source: MayoClinic.com Full Feed - September 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Pregnancy Stigma, Lack of Maternity Leave May Drive Women From Surgery Careers Pregnancy Stigma, Lack of Maternity Leave May Drive Women From Surgery Careers
Women training for careers in surgery are more likely to abandon the profession when they experience pregnancy discrimination or have insufficient time for maternity leave, a U.S. study suggests.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines - September 13, 2018 Category: Surgery Tags: General Surgery News Source Type: news

UCLA-led team develops new system for tracking chemicals in the brain
UCLA and Columbia University researchers have developed a new method for tracking the activities of small molecules in the brain, including the neurotransmitters serotonin and dopamine.“Understanding the fundamentals of how neurotransmission occurs will help us understand not only how our brains work, but what’s going on in psychiatric disorders,” said Anne Andrews, the study’s lead author, a UCLA professor of psychiatry and chemistry.The research, which was published in the journal Science, is part of the BRAIN Initiative, a collaboration among government, private industry, nonprofits, and colleges...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - September 13, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

High School Musical inspires UK student's US college dream
For six years Tilly Griffiths dreamt of studying in the US and now thanks to NHS funding she is going. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - September 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New study finds HIV outbreak in Indiana could have been prevented
The finding, said the researchers, offers a stark warning to public officials confronting the opioid crisis across the United States: Ignoring the risk of HIV c (Source: Yale Science and Health News)
Source: Yale Science and Health News - September 13, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

French school artificially Photoshops skin of college students to fake darker “diversity” skin color
(Natural News) If you get the sense that white Western culture is self-destructing in the U.S. and around the world where it has been dominant for centuries, congratulate yourself for having great instincts. Various ethnic groups throughout the ages have been singled out for persecution, and in recent history, someone, somewhere decided it was time... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - September 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Why It ’s So Hard to Calculate Death Tolls From Hurricanes
President Donald Trump on Thursday denounced a George Washington University study that attributed 2,975 deaths to Hurricane Maria, suggesting that the estimate — which is far higher than the 64 deaths initially reported — was politically motivated. In response, representatives from the GWU Milken Institute School of Public Health said they stand by their science, and “are confident that the number — 2,975 — is the most accurate and unbiased estimate of excess mortality to date.” But how can a death toll jump from 64 to nearly 3,000? The answer hinges on one fundamental question: What con...
Source: TIME: Health - September 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme and Arpita Aneja Tags: Uncategorized healthytime onetime Research Source Type: news

UCLA scientist gives couple hope while searching for a cure for paralysis
If you think listening to a paralyzed, blind man discuss his life does not sound uplifting, meet Mark Pollock. Social psychologist Amy Cuddy, whose TED talk about body language has nearly  15 million views, describes the new talk by Pollock and his partner, human rights lawyer, Simone George, as “the most powerful, moving talk I have ever seen at TED.”Pollock lost his vision at 22 and became paralyzed after an accident at 39 that left him, in his words, “on the very edge of survival.” You certainly wouldn’t know that seeing him now in this talk, titled “A love letter to realism...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - September 13, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Instagram now surfaces substance misuse resources for relevant searches
Users who click through the popup will be provided with  anonymous support hotlines, a treatment facility locator, peer support guidance, and other substance abuse education.  (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - September 13, 2018 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How to cope with COPD fatigue
Chronic obstructive lung disease (COPD) makes breathing difficult, which can impact on a person's energy levels and lead to fatigue. People with COPD can improve how much energy they have and reduce fatigue with lifestyle changes, including breathing exercises, eating well, and exercising regularly. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - September 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: COPD Source Type: news

Xact Robotics wins CE Mark for robotic nav & steering system, raises $5m in Series C
Xact Robotics said today it won CE Mark approval in the European Union for its robotics navigation and steering system designed for image-guided percutaneous procedures, and said it raised $5 million in a Series C round of financing. The Caesarea, Israel-based company said its Xact robotics system was cleared for use in planning and accessing targets in the abdomen during computed-tomography-guided percutaneous procedures. The system allows the physician to plan the procedure by selecting a target and entry point, after which the platform recommends a trajectory and verification checkpoints along the trajectory. Once ...
Source: Mass Device - September 13, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Fink Densford Tags: Business/Financial News Regulatory/Compliance Robotics Surgical xactrobotics Source Type: news

Tiny protein has big impact in times of stress
New findings about the importance of the protein Lso2/CCDC124 — made up of just 92 amino acids — may have important implications for cancer research. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)
Source: Yale Science and Health News - September 13, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What causes a bump on the roof of the mouth?
A bump can form on the roof of the mouth due to many conditions, including canker sores, mucoceles, torus palatinus, and oral candidiasis. The bump can even be an extra tooth. Most underlying causes are benign, but some require medical treatment. Learn more about the causes and their other symptoms in this article. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - September 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dentistry Source Type: news

Startup adds air quality sensors to Google vehicles, app-assisted musical instruments analyze samples, and more digital health news briefs
Also: Student athletics injury management app launches, and Sheba Medical Center pilots MedAware's AI medication warning software. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - September 13, 2018 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What does it mean if your ESR is high?
The erythrocyte sedimentation rate (ESR) test is a blood test that can reveal inflammation in the body. A high or low result may signify an underlying condition, such as rheumatoid arthritis or cancer. Additional tests are necessary to confirm a diagnosis. The ESR test poses few risks. Learn more about it here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - September 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Rheumatoid Arthritis Source Type: news

Duke Health Clinic Closures from Hurricane Florence
Most Duke Health clinics are closed for the afternoon of Thursday, September 13 and all day Friday, September 14. Please call ahead to determine if the clinic you need to visit is open.  CTA Link: Learn MorePhoto: Is Guest WiFi Page Only Announcement:  (Source: dukehealth.org: Duke Health News)
Source: dukehealth.org: Duke Health News - September 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: klh85 at duke.edu Source Type: news

New methods speed up disease diagnoses in newborns
Researchers have developed new sequencing techniques and machine learning to more quickly diagnose diseases in newborns and cut down false-positives. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
Source: Health News - UPI.com - September 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Is it safe to use Pepto-Bismol while breastfeeding?
Although researchers are still unsure whether Pepto-Bismol passes into a woman's breast milk, most health authorities recommend avoiding it while breastfeeding. In this article, learn about the safety and risks of taking Pepto-Bismol while breastfeeding. Also, find out about safe alternatives. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - September 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pregnancy / Obstetrics Source Type: news

Concussion management knowledge among residents and students and how to improve it - Haider MN, Leddy JJ, Baker JG, Kiel JM, Tiso M, Ziermann KA, Willer BS.
The objective was to measure concussion knowledge among residents and medical students (MS). METHODS: Baseline knowledge was assessed by a standardized questionnaire. C... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 13, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Efficacy of a mobile phone-based life-skills training program for substance use prevention among adolescents: study protocol of a cluster-randomised controlled trial - Haug S, Paz Castro R, Wenger A, Schaub MP.
BACKGROUND: Life-skills trainings conducted within the school curriculum are effective in preventing the onset and escalation of substance use among adolescents. However, their dissemination is impeded due to their large resource requirements. Life-skills ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 13, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Applying a trauma informed school systems approach: examples from school community-academic partnerships - Kataoka SH, Vona P, Acuna A, Jaycox L, Escudero P, Rojas C, Ramirez E, Langley A, Stein BD.
This article aims to describe key domains for impl... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 13, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Academic outcomes and accommodations following adolescent sport-related concussion: a pilot study - Russell K, Selci E, Chu S, Rozbacher A, Ellis M.
AIM: The purpose of this study was to examine academic achievement, absenteeism and school accommodations following adolescent sport-related concussion (SRC). METHODS: A case-series was conducted among grade 8-12 students who suffered an SRC. The p... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 13, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Erie County law enforcement gets $1.6M for crisis intervention training
Crisis Services will provide training for law enforcement across Erie County via federal funding. The five-year, $1.65 million grant from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration will fund crisis intervention training (CIT) for law enforcement personnel on how to interact with individuals with mental health disorders. The early diversion grant is intended to help provide p roactive support to avoid confrontation and defuse crisis situations. The grant helps expand training opportunities,… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - September 13, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Tracey Drury Source Type: news

The Government response to the Learning Disabilities Mortality Review (LeDeR) Programme: second annual report
This report presents a joint response from the Department of Health and Social care and NHS England to the LeDeR report. It accepts the recommendations from the report and sets out a plan of action for each one. The actions will help address the inequality in life expectancy between people with learning disabilities and the wider population by ensuring that staff supporting people with a learning disability understand their needs and can make adjustments to the way care is provided, to help people reach their full potential.ResponseLeDeR report  (Source: The Kings Fund - Health Management Specialist Collection)
Source: The Kings Fund - Health Management Specialist Collection - September 13, 2018 Category: Health Management Authors: The King ' s Fund Information & Knowledge Service Tags: Patient safety Quality of care and clinical outcomes Regulation, governance and accountability Source Type: news

UR Medicine Breast Imaging to Offer Free Mammograms September 15 and October 6
In honor of October ’s Breast Cancer Awareness Month, UR Medicine Breast Imaging – in conjunction with the Breast Cancer Coalition of Rochester, Cancer Services Program of Monroe County, and Susan G. Komen Upstate NY – is offering free annual mammograms to women age 40 and older. The screening sessions will be he ld at UR Medicine Breast Imaging at Anthony Jordan Health Center on Saturday, September 15 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and UR Medicine Breast Imaging at Red Creek on Saturday, October 6 from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. (Source: University of Rochester Medical Center Press Releases)
Source: University of Rochester Medical Center Press Releases - September 13, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: University of Rochester Medical Center Source Type: news

URMC Researchers Aim to Reduce Disparities in Pediatric Asthma Care
In the hopes of combating asthma care disparities, researchers at the University of Rochester Medical Center (URMC) are launching a new, $3.6 million study in partnership with the Rochester City School District (RCSD) that aims to help children with chronic, persistent asthma receive specialized care: a combination of school-based treatment and telemedicine visits with asthma specialists. Asthma affects 1 in 10 children in the United States, making it the most common chronic disease of childhood. (Source: University of Rochester Medical Center Press Releases)
Source: University of Rochester Medical Center Press Releases - September 13, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: University of Rochester Medical Center Source Type: news

Integrative Oncology & Wellness Center Opens at Wilmot Cancer Institute ’s Pluta Cancer Center
The new Pluta Integrative Oncology& Wellness Center is the first program of its kind in the region. It is designed to help patients incorporate complementary therapies and lifestyle modifications into their cancer treatment plans to address side effects such as fatigue, insomnia, anxiety, stress, pain and nausea. (Source: University of Rochester Medical Center Press Releases)
Source: University of Rochester Medical Center Press Releases - September 13, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: University of Rochester Medical Center Source Type: news

Integrative Oncology and Wellness Center Opens at Wilmot Cancer Institute ’s Pluta Cancer Center
The new Pluta Integrative Oncology& Wellness Center is the first program of its kind in the region. It is designed to help patients incorporate complementary therapies and lifestyle modifications into their cancer treatment plans to address side effects such as fatigue, insomnia, anxiety, stress, pain and nausea. (Source: University of Rochester Medical Center Press Releases)
Source: University of Rochester Medical Center Press Releases - September 13, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: University of Rochester Medical Center Source Type: news

Facing Major Life Changes with Bipolar Disorder
Major life changes. They say for those of us with mental illness that major life changes can be more difficult. Things like making a move to a new home, a new job or having a baby. They change your life so drastically that they make everything else in your life come to a stop. Recently, even though I have bipolar 1 disorder, I decided to not just tackle one major life change but two of them simultaneously. I stopped driving in 2014 after I received a DUI for my medication for my bipolar disorder. I decided not to start driving again because my medication isn’t an option for me, sometimes I do not realize that I ...
Source: Psych Central - September 13, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Tosha Maaks Tags: Antidepressants Benzodiazepines Bipolar Medications Mood Stabilizers Personal Stories Stigma Stress Work Issues Source Type: news

Choosing a Specialty in the Age of Artificial Intelligence Choosing a Specialty in the Age of Artificial Intelligence
Experts in artificial intelligence (AI) say big changes are coming. Should medical students worry that machines may soon replace some specialists?Medscape Med Students (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - September 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Med Students Article Source Type: news

Physicians Need Training for Mass Casualty Incidents
THURSDAY, Sept. 13, 2018 -- Proper training and post-incident steps can help lessen the secondary trauma health professionals experience providing care during mass casualty incidents (MCIs), according to an article published in the American Medical... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - September 13, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Paddling to be allowed at Georgia school to punish some students
To begin the new school year, a Georgia public charter school sent consent forms home to parents informing them of a new corporal punishment policy, CNN affiliate WRDW reported Friday. The superintendent of the Georgia School for Innovation and the Classics says a third of the 100 "consent to paddle forms" that have been returned have granted permission to the school. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - September 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How AI predicted San Antonio's obesity rate with satellites instead of scales
A new study shows that San Antonians are obese. That conclusion is not surprising, but the methodology behind it might be. What could be a useful takeaway of the report — “Use of Deep Learning to Examine the Association of the Built Environment With Prevalence of Neighborhood Adult Obesity” in JAMA Network Open — is that built environments and a prevalence toward obesity might be associated to the point that s tructural changes potentially could help cities lower obesity rates. Lead… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - September 13, 2018 Category: American Health Authors: Jason Bolton Source Type: news

Leading brain experts teach you how to restore your mind to optimal health
(Natural News) It’s said that a person in the U.S. gets Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia every minute – that means, by the time you finish this article, someone you know may have already succumbed to this epidemic. Health experts have warned that the risk of cognitive loss is as real as it is worrying: A... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - September 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

UNISON is sending out HE ballot papers and calling for yes to strike action
Ballot papers are being sent out to UNISON higher education members from Friday 14 September. The union is calling on members to vote ‘yes’ for strike action, as the employers’ offer of 2% for most staff (up to 2.7% for others) is below inflation and doesn’t meet the needs of our members, who have suffered years of below-inflation pay increases. Some employers have moved to ‘impose’ the offer by putting it into staff pay packets before any agreement with the unions has been reached. This is a provocative action meant to undermine our ballot. UNISON’s higher education...
Source: UNISON Health care news - September 13, 2018 Category: UK Health Authors: Amanda Kendal Tags: Article News HE pay 2018 HE pay strike ballot higher education Source Type: news

‘ Life of Breath ’ wins ‘ Inspiration Award ’ at inaugural Health Humanities Medal awards
A project which has carried out research into breathlessness in local communities has won the ‘ Inspiration Award ’ at the first ever Health Humanities Medal awards. (Source: University of Bristol news)
Source: University of Bristol news - September 13, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: Grants and Awards; Faculty of Arts; Press Release Source Type: news

1 in 3 College Freshmen Faces Mental Health Woes
THURSDAY, Sept. 13, 2018 -- More than one in three first-year college students around the world struggle with a mental health disorder, new research suggests. " The number of students who need treatment for these disorders far exceeds the resources... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - September 13, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

NVIDIA moves Clara project ahead with new launches
Graphics processing unit (GPU) technology developer NVIDIA is moving its Clara...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: NVIDIA partners with Canon on deep learning for imaging NVIDIA aims to bring imaging AI to the people with Clara NVIDIA launches Clara GPU virtualization project at GTC 2018 Subtle Medical wins NVIDIA Inception Award NVIDIA, Nuance partner on machine learning (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - September 13, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Teaching OB-GYN residents to stay in Buffalo
With the number of babies delivered at area hospitals on the rise, the region could face a shortage of obstetrician-gynecologists in coming years. A 2018 report on the OB-GYN workforce puts the Buffalo-Niagara metropolitan area in four worrisome categories:  Metros with the highest risk of shortages  Metro areas with the lowest percentage of OB-GYNs younger than 40;  Areas with the highest percentage older than 55;  Areas with the oldes t average doctor age. The report by Doximity examines… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - September 13, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Tracey Drury Source Type: news

NSF awards nearly $6M to advance STEM graduate education training
The National Science Foundation's (NSF) Innovations in Graduate Education (IGE) program recently awarded $5.8 million to 12 new projects that will pilot, test and validate innovative approaches in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) graduate education. "These investments by NSF will help us identify advances in graduate education that address current and future STEM workforce needs," said Jim Lewis, NSF acting assistant director for Education and Human Resources. ... More at https://www.nsf.gov/news/news_summ.jsp?cntn_id=296518&WT.mc_id=USNSF_51&WT.mc_ev=click This is an NSF New...
Source: NSF News - September 13, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:Nothing Learned From 2008 Cholera Crisis - Global Rights Group
[New Zimbabwe] IT'S unacceptable that people are still dying from preventable diseases such as cholera in 2018, suggesting that Zimbabwean authorities did not learn anything from a similar crisis ten years ago which left more than 4,000 dead. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 13, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Scientific publishing is a rip-off. We fund the research – it should be free | George Monbiot
Those who take on the global industry that traps research behind paywalls are heroes, not thievesNever underestimate the power of one determined person.What Carole Cadwalladr has done to Facebook and big data, andEdward Snowden has done to the state security complex,Alexandra Elbakyan has done to the multibillion-dollar industry that traps knowledge behind paywalls.Sci-Hub, her pirate web scraper service, has done more than any government to tackle one of the biggest rip-offs of the modern era: the capture of publicly funded research that should belong to us all. Everyone should be free to learn; knowledge should be dissem...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - September 13, 2018 Category: Science Authors: George Monbiot Tags: Peer review and scientific publishing Research Higher education Science Research funding Media Source Type: news

Teaching OB-GYN residents to stay in Buffalo
With the number of babies delivered at area hospitals on the rise, the region could face a shortage of obstetrician-gynecologists in coming years. A 2018 report on the OB-GYN workforce puts the Buffalo-Niagara metropolitan area in four worrisome categories:  Metros with the highest risk of shortages  Metro areas with the lowest percentage of OB-GYNs younger than 40;  Areas with the highest percentage older than 55;  Areas with the oldes t average doctor age. The report by Doximity examines… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - September 13, 2018 Category: American Health Authors: Tracey Drury Source Type: news

UTA researcher creates hydrogels capable of complex movement
(University of Texas at Arlington) Kyungsuk Yum, an assistant professor in UTA's Materials Science and Engineering Department, and his doctoral student, Amirali Nojoomi, have developed a process by which 2-D hydrogels can be programmed to expand and shrink in a space- and time-controlled way that applies force to their surfaces, enabling the formation of complex 3-D shapes and motions. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - September 13, 2018 Category: Biology Source Type: news

HKU student wins technology and innovation contest in China
(The University of Hong Kong) Year- 6 medical student Mr Lai Hei-ming from the Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine at the University of Hong Kong (HKU) won the 11th China Adolescents Science and Technology Innovation Contest with his breakthrough in the visualisation of human brain tissue at the microscopic level. Mr Lai is one of the 100 young researchers in China to win the award this year and the only winner in Hong Kong. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - September 13, 2018 Category: Biology Source Type: news