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World / Science & Health Jan 11, 2019

AI beats doctors at detecting early signs of cervical cancer

Artificial intelligence may be poised to wipe out cervical cancer, after a study showed computer algorithms can detect precancerous lesions far better than trained experts or conventional screening tests. According to the World Health Organization, cervical cancer is the fourth-most-frequent cancer in women, with an ...

Researchers explore new way of killing malaria in the liver

World / Science & Health Dec 8, 2018

Researchers explore new way of killing malaria in the liver

In the hunt for more effective weapons against malaria, international researchers are exploring a little-studied pathway: killing parasites in the liver, before the illness emerges. "It's very difficult to work on the liver stage," said Elizabeth Winzeler, professor of pharmacology and drug discovery at the ...