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Posted on March 27, 2017, 6 a.m. in Cardio-Vascular Diagnostics
Is it Really High Blood Pressure?

University of Montreal Hospital Research Centre study shows that more than half of family doctors in Canada are still using manual devices, a dated technology that often leads to misdiagnosis.

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Posted on March 21, 2017, 6 a.m. in Cardio-Vascular Diagnostics
Heart Attack Risk Game-Changer

Turns out that soft plaque may not actually be more likely to rupture and cause heart attacks than hard calcium deposits in coronary arteries.

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Posted on March 13, 2017, 6 a.m. in Genetic Research Diagnostics Genetics
Higher than Expected Sequencing Errors Found in Public Databases

Study of sequenced samples of DNA shows much higher levels of low-frequency mutation errors than expected.

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Posted on March 7, 2017, 6 a.m. in Cancer Diagnostics
Cancer Detection and Location Blood Test Developed

Bioengineers have developed a new blood test that can detect cancer early, as well as identify where it is growing in the body.

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Posted on March 3, 2017, 6 a.m. in Diabetes Diagnostics
Early Detection Is Key for Diabetes Management

Screening and early treatment of Type 2 diabetes could have substantial health benefits.

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Posted on Feb. 7, 2017, 6 a.m. in Diagnostics Autoimmune Neurology
Multiple Sclerosis Blood Biomarker Discovered

A simple blood test to identify MS subtypes is on the horizon due to a discovery by an international team of researchers.

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Posted on Feb. 1, 2017, 6 a.m. in Diagnostics Genetics in Disease
Genome Sequencing in Less than an Hour

New sequencing machine will reportedly have the capability of sequencing an entire genome for less than $100, rather than the $1,000 it currently costs.

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Posted on Jan. 12, 2017, 6 a.m. in Aging Diagnostics
Biomarkers Predict How Well You'll Age

Study finds that particular "biomarker signatures" in the blood can deterimine the risk of developing some age-related health conditions later in life.

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Posted on Jan. 3, 2017, 6 a.m. in Cardio-Vascular Diagnostics Pain Management
Shoulder Pain Indicative of Heart Disease Risk

Shoulder problems may be due to heart disease risk factors and not just physical strain.

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Posted on Dec. 7, 2016, 6 a.m. in Parkinsons Disease Brain and Mental Performance Diagnostics
Altered Iron Levels in Parkinson's Brains

Iron, which occurs naturally in the human body, distributes itself in an unusual way in people with Parkinson's Disease.

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