CABI and Swiss biological control producers Éléphant Vert are stepping up the fight against crop-destroying locusts and grasshoppers with a safe and environment friendly product called Green Muscle™ which is now being used in Africa.
Flight tests completed demonstrating the refurbished B61-12's compatibility with the US Air Force's F-15E Strike Eagle jet fighter.
This new agreement will dramatically improve and reduce the computational expense of fluid dynamics models. Both partners aim to improve the design and durability of engine components.
As the oldest radiology society in North America, the American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS) remains committed to the impartial advancement of medical imaging and its allied sciences for everyone, everywhere. Now more than ever, as a forum for progress since the discovery of the x-ray, ARRS reaffirms its mission of improving health through a true community of allies dedicated to the progression of knowledge, skills, and quality care for all.
Rheumatic and musculoskeletal diseases disable millions of people. The causes of more than 200 of these conditions are unknown, there are no cures. Research and innovation are crucial to improve the understanding of the causes and characteristics of this disease group in order to develop better prevention strategies and treatments. With this new Virtual Research Centre, EULAR aims to provide a virtual hub to help accelerate research into rheumatic and musculoskeletal diseases.
An innovative effort launched in April and led by a fellow in the UCLA Biodesign program has yielded positive results, solving the health system's shortage of nasopharyngeal swabs -- a key element in COVID-19 testing -- at a time when Southern California is seeing a rise in new cases and new deaths per day.
The Open Wearables Initiative (OWEAR) announced the release of the OWEAR database, which includes the organization's initial index of open source software and datasets with validation papers for wearable sensors and other connected health technologies at www.owear.org. OWEAR also revealed its first DREAM Challenge to benchmark measures of gait.
Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) and the Public Library of Science (PLOS) today announced a two-year open access agreement that allows researchers to publish in PLOS' suite of journals without incurring article processing charges (APC). This partnership brings together two organizations that believe researchers should be able to access content freely and make their work available publicly, regardless of their access to funds.