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New Algorithm Predicts Gestational Diabetes
New Algorithm Predicts Gestational Diabetes
Weizmann Institute of Science | Jan 17, 2020
Timely prediction may help prevent the condition using nutritional and lifestyle changes
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Genome Testing for Siblings of Kids with Autism May Detect ASD before Symptoms Appear
Genome Testing for Siblings of Kids with Autism May Detect ASD before Symptoms Appear
University of Alberta Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry | Dec 9, 2019
10-year study is first to quantify the predictive value of genomic testing for autism
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'Virtual Biopsy' Allows Doctors to Accurately Diagnose Precancerous Pancreatic Cysts
'Virtual Biopsy' Allows Doctors to Accurately Diagnose Precancerous Pancreatic Cysts
Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center | Dec 5, 2019
New method  means doctors can eliminate precancerous cysts and potentially save lives 
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Death of STAT Lab Tests Could Be Good for Patient Care
Death of STAT Lab Tests Could Be Good for Patient Care
Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University | Dec 3, 2019
A new study suggests that the STAT test order should rest in peace
Technology
Trends in Clinical Microbiology Diagnostic Methods
Trends in Clinical Microbiology Diagnostic Methods
Michelle Dotzert, PhD | Dec 1, 2019
Emerging methods focus in speed, accuracy, and cost effectiveness
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Effects of HIV Self-Tests on Testing, Diagnosis
Effects of HIV Self-Tests on Testing, Diagnosis
JAMA Internal Medicine | Nov 21, 2019
A 12-month randomized clinical trial used internet recruitment of men who have sex with men to evaluate the effects of providing self-tests for HIV
Infographics
Physician vs Algorithm
Physician vs Algorithm
Michelle Dotzert, PhD | Nov 18, 2019
Could AI replace doctors?
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Flotillin Is a Novel Diagnostic Blood Marker of Alzheimer's Disease
Flotillin Is a Novel Diagnostic Blood Marker of Alzheimer's Disease
Nagoya City University | Nov 6, 2019
Serum flotillin is a novel diagnostic marker for diagnosis of early AD and MCI-due to AD
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Rare Diseases: Over 300 Million Patients Affected Worldwide
Rare Diseases: Over 300 Million Patients Affected Worldwide
Institut National De La Santé Et De La Recherche Médicale | Oct 24, 2019
Recent study is the first to analyze the available data on rare diseases with such precision
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New Diagnostic Method Finds Aggressive Tumors
New Diagnostic Method Finds Aggressive Tumors
Karolinska Institutet | Oct 18, 2019
Researchers have developed a new genomic method, named CUTseq, which can assess the amount and type of CNAs in many different parts of the same tumor, at a much lower cost than existing technologies