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Mar 18, 2014

Semiconductor Based Diagnostic Technologies Could Revolutionize Personalized Medicine

These emerging technologies offer huge potential to resolve issues.

Semiconductor Based Diagnostic Technologies Could Revolutionize Personalized Medicine

Wider access to diagnostic testing will be facilitated in part by the introduction of disruptive technologies.

  • The final cost of the Human Genome Project has been estimated at approximately $2.7 billion. At the time, researchers predicted costs would need to ...

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Scientifically Studying Ecstasy

MDMA (commonly known as the empathogen “ecstasy”) is classified as a Schedule 1 drug, which is reserved for compounds with no accepted medical use and a high abuse potential. Two researchers from Stanford, however, call for a rigorous scientific exploration of MDMA's effects to identify precisely how the drug works, the data from which could be used to develop therapeutic compounds.

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