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This super-cheap paper centrifuge can spin 125,000 times per minute
The hand-powered device could help detect malaria
Medical Lab Tests Could Come To You
One of 10 insane ideas that just might save the world
FDA Suggests Healthcare Startup Theranos Make Some Big Changes In Practice And Regulation
Investigators call the company’s Nanotainer technology an uncleared medical device
A New Blood Test Can Predict Whether A Patient Will Have Suicidal Thoughts
With more than 90 percent accuracy
Blood Test Could Detect A Genetic Tendency Toward Suicide
Many people at risk of suicide may share a unique mutation.
Scientists Are Developing A Blood Test To Determine Whether People Are Suicidal
Hopefully, they'll also use it to probe the underlying brain chemistry behind severe depression and several other mental disorders.
Spotting Cancer Cells in Blood With a 27-Picosecond Camera
A simple blood test that offers early detection of cancer in the human body has long eluded medical researchers, but...
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Incredible lifting power, at-home experiments, pretty patterns and more
Depression Can Be Diagnosed With a Blood Test
The jury is still out, in many respects, on exactly what depression is and how it should be treated, but...