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“human health”

Oct 13, 2014 04:01 PM ET // Tracy Staedter
A test involving polymerase chain reaction, or P.C.R., could be used to amplify genetic information, including that belonging to the virus. Continue reading →
Aug 15, 2014 11:35 AM ET // Dexter Johnson, IEEE Spectrum
In lab tests, star-shaped nanoparticles made of gold show early promise for destroying syn­thetic analogs of the deadly virus.
Aug 14, 2014 09:55 AM ET // Morgen E. Peck, IEEE Spectrum
A website that tracks infectious diseases raised a red flag nine days before World Health Officials sounded the alarm.
Jun 9, 2014 09:40 AM ET // AFP
Brazilian doctor Miguel Nicolelis has led a team of 156 scientists from around the world to create the futuristic exoskeleton.
May 12, 2014 12:10 PM ET // Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
A computer-simulated body could transform the economics and practice of modern medicine.
May 7, 2014 12:57 PM ET // Tracy Staedter
A copper-based catalyst breaks apart a key chemical bond in the class of nerve agents called organophosphates. Continue reading →
Apr 30, 2014 09:40 AM ET // Alyssa Danigelis
The alert automatically sends GPS coordinates to an emergency contacts list, if the owner passes out. Continue reading →
Apr 23, 2014 12:50 PM ET // Dan Springer, FoxNews.com
Technology can be used to predict landslides, issue warnings and forecast the time of failure.
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