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MRI pregnancy study gives new insights into the all-important placenta

MRI pregnancy study gives new insights into the all-important placenta

MRI pregnancy study gives new insights into the all-important placenta MRI pregnancy study gives new insights into the all-important placenta Example of the utero-placental pump, left the relaxed placenta before the contraction, right the contracted placenta (the placenta is the area with the red line around it): it’s clear how …

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    New insights on allergies may improve diagnosis and treatment

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    New insights on allergies may improve diagnosis and treatment New insights on allergies may improve diagnosis and treatment Credit: CC0 Public Domain Results from a study led by investigators at Massachusetts General Hospital may help to improve the diagnosis and treatment of allergies, pointing to a potential marker of these …

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      New insights into links between national income and obesity

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      New insights into links between national income and obesity New insights into links between national income and obesity Credit: CC0 Public Domain Analysis of data from 147 countries has uncovered new insights into the positive relationship between national income and obesity rates. Debabrata Talukdar of the State University of New …

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        Pandemic modelers providing new COVID-19 insights

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        Credit: CC0 Public Domain As a Yale University postdoctoral researcher, economist Jude Bayham studied the potential consequences of a global pandemic that could shutter schools, close businesses, and strain hospitals. That was back in 2013. Now, as the world grapples with the coronavirus, the Colorado State University economist and a …

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          Study provides genetic insights into osteosarcoma in children

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          Credit: CC0 Public Domain A study by researchers at the National Cancer Institute (NCI), part of the National Institutes of Health, offers new insight into genetic alterations associated with osteosarcoma, the most common cancerous bone tumor of children and adolescents. The researchers found that more people with osteosarcoma carry harmful, …

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