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Blood test for colitis screening using infrared technology could reduce dependence on colonoscopy

A fast, simple blood test for ulcerative colitis using infrared spectroscopy could provide a cheaper, less invasive alternative for screening compared to colonoscopy, which is now the predominant...

Algorithm could predict Alzheimer's risk years before symptoms occur

Researchers have created an algorithm that could predict the risk of Alzheimer's in patients with mild cognitive impairment 2 years before symptoms arise.

Algorithm could predict Alzheimer's risk years before symptoms occur

Researchers have created an algorithm that could predict the risk of Alzheimer's in patients with mild cognitive impairment 2 years before symptoms arise.

Gut-on-chip good predictor of drug side-effects

Research conducted at Leiden has established that guts-on-chips respond in the same way to aspirin as real human organs do.

Gut-on-chip good predictor of drug side-effects

Research conducted at Leiden has established that guts-on-chips respond in the same way to aspirin as real human organs do.

Lisfranc fracture: Causes, symptoms, and treatment

A Lisfranc fracture is a type of bone fracture that occurs in the foot. Learn about diagnosing a Lisfranc fracture, treatments, and prevention.

Lisfranc fracture: Causes, symptoms, and treatment

A Lisfranc fracture is a type of bone fracture that occurs in the foot. Learn about diagnosing a Lisfranc fracture, treatments, and prevention.

How an eye test could detect Alzheimer's

Researchers reveal how a novel imaging technique could diagnose Alzheimer's disease by detecting beta-amyloid plaques in the retinas of patients.

How an eye test could detect Alzheimer's

Researchers reveal how a novel imaging technique could diagnose Alzheimer's disease by detecting beta-amyloid plaques in the retinas of patients.

Fasting before a blood test: What you need to know

For some kinds of blood tests, the patient may be required to fast beforehand. In this article, learn about fasting for blood tests.

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