News tagged with computer simulations
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Chinese researchers achieved a major breakthrough in the race to battle influenza by using NVIDIA Tesla GPUs to create the world's first computer simulation of a whole H1N1 influenza virus at the atomic level.
Medical research Nov 15, 2011 | 5 / 5 (2) | 0
Sleeping sickness could threaten tens of millions more people as the tsetse fly which transmits the disease spreads to southern Africa as a result of global warming, a study published on Wednesday says.
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Nov 09, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
Undergoing a knee replacement involves sophisticated medical equipment, but innovative prosthetic design may not offer the same benefits for all knee replacement recipients, Yale School of Medicine researchers report in a ...
Other Oct 20, 2011 | not rated yet | 0 |
An interdisciplinary team of researchers from Tufts University, Stanford University and the University of California, Irvine has found that the perception of race can be altered by cues to social status as ...
Psychology & Psychiatry Sep 26, 2011 | 4.3 / 5 (6) | 7 |
Imagine tapping into the mind of a coma patient, or watching one's own dream on YouTube. With a cutting-edge blend of brain imaging and computer simulation, scientists at the University of California, Berkeley, ...
Neuroscience Sep 22, 2011 | 3.9 / 5 (35) | 8 |
Most parents recognize that the influence of peers on their children's behavior is an undeniable fact. But, just how far do these influences reach? A study published in the September/October issue of Academic Pediatrics report ...
Health Sep 21, 2011 | 4 / 5 (1) | 0
Screening every new colon cancer patient for a particular familial disorder extends lives at a reasonable cost, say Stanford University School of Medicine researchers. The team hopes the results will encourage more medical ...
Cancer Jul 18, 2011 | not rated yet | 0 |
UC Irvine researchers have found a new approach to the creation of customized therapies for virulent flu strains that resist current antiviral drugs.
Medical research Jul 12, 2011 | not rated yet | 0 |
University of Tennessee researcher uses computer simulation to pinpoint changes in molecular structure that leads directly to disease.
Medical research Jun 22, 2011 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0 |
Giving wealthier counties greater access to influenza vaccine than poorer counties could worsen a flu epidemic because poor areas have fairly high population densities with higher levels of interaction among households and ...
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Jun 10, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
The house keys in a kitchen drawer full of mess. Or that one small piece of paper with notes on a table laden with other papers. In a brief glance, in a tenth of a second, people can determine if an object sought is present ...
Neuroscience May 24, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
The anti-inflammatory drug celecoxib, known by the brand name Celebrex, triggers liver cancer cell death by reacting with a protein in a way that makes those cells commit suicide, according to a new study.
Cancer May 16, 2011 | 4.3 / 5 (6) | 0 |
Computer games are not just for kids. New research published in Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation, a BioMed Central open access journal, shows that computer games can speed up and improve a patient's recovery from p ...
Neuroscience May 16, 2011 | not rated yet | 0