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New tool could predict future cardiac health status for patients

Precision Wellness in Silicon Valley has validated a cardiometabolic disease predictive risk engine to accurately predict an individual’s future state of health. The study was performed as part of sponsored precision medicine research with Stanford University to evaluate nearly 417,000 individuals from a United Kingdom Biobank population that was tracked for six years. Risk models… Read More »

3D-printed replica heads are being used to help treat cancer patients

A 3D printed head for honing cancer treatmentsRTSafe By Donna Lu Radiotherapists are using 3D printed heads to practice cancer treatments before doing the real thing. With the approach a person undergoing radiotherapy first has a CT scan to image their brain, tumour and surrounding bone and facial structure. This is then turned into a… Read More »