Category Archives: A detour from business as usual

AIUTA LA RICERCA SULLE MALATTIE CRONICHE: COMPILA UN BREVE QUESTIONARIO

Il progetto europeo GATEKEEPER sta svolgendo attività di ricerca, volte a migliorare la cura e la vita delle persone anziane affette da patologie croniche. Il progetto ha bisogno dell’aiuto di pazienti anziani (65 anni o più) affetti da patologie croniche e di professionisti sanitari che hanno in cura tali pazienti per compilare brevi questionari anonimi a questo indirizzo web: https://www.multimedengineers.com/questionari_gatekeeper.html
L’indagine italiana è condotta dal Pilota Puglia del progetto GATEKEEPER ma è aperta a pazienti e professionisti provenienti da tutta Italia.
Grazie mille in anticipo a tutti coloro che vorranno aiutare questa ricerca.

Data-mining medieval text reveals medically bioactive ingredients

The Lylye of Medicynes is a 15th-century manuscript residing in the Bodleian Library in Oxford, England. It is a Middle English translation of an earlier Latin treatise on disease, containing case studies and treatment recipes. It was an influential text thought to have originally belonged to Robert Broke, personal apothecary to the English monarch Henry…

Source: Data-mining medieval text reveals medically bioactive ingredients

Sorry, graphene—borophene is the new wonder material that’s got everyone excited

Not so long ago, graphene was the great new wonder material. A super-strong, atom-thick sheet of carbon “chicken wire,” it can form tubes, balls, and other curious shapes. And because it conducts electricity, materials scientists raised the prospect of a new era of graphene-based computer processing and a lucrative graphene chip industry to boot. The…

Source: Sorry, graphene—borophene is the new wonder material that’s got everyone excited