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University tests AI-powered ‘radiology assistant’

There are various known issues with screening mammography. Probably the most important one is the fact that even though relatively few women actually develop breast cancer, many women are asked for additional imaging following screening mammography (such as diagnostic mammography, ultrasounds and MRI), which is a big cost both in terms of money spent and… Read More »

Texas university will no longer bred dogs with a muscular wasting disease

Texas A&M University will stop breeding sick dogs to find a cure for a muscle-wasting disease after years of PETA campaigns and even a letter from Paul McCartney calling for the ‘heartbreaking’ experiments to stop Texas A&M University will stop breeding canines onsite to have the genetic disease duchenne muscular dystrophy, which leaves patients unable to… Read More »