Influenza is highly contagious and easily spreads as people move about and travel, making tracking and forecasting flu activity a challenge. While the CDC continuously monitors patient visits for flu-like illness in the U.S., this information can lag up to two weeks behind real time.... NEWS MEDICAL · 5 months
New repository enables easy exchange of machine learning models for genome research  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 weeks
Although the importance of machine learning methods in genome research has grown steadily in recent years, researchers have often had to resort to using... more
Scientists use machine learning to improve gut disease diagnosis  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 days
A study says machine learning algorithms applied to biopsy images can shorten the time for diagnosing and treating a gut disease that often causes permanent physical and cognitive damage in... more
Intelligent algorithms for genome research  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
Although the importance of machine learning methods in genome research has grown steadily in recent years, researchers have often had to resort to using obsolete software. Scientists in clinical research often did not have access to the most... more
Lettuce have it! Machine learning for cr-optimization  SCIENCE DAILY · 1 week
Artificial intelligence-based techniques such as machine learning is moving from being merely an exciting premise to having real-life applications, where it's needed most: improving efficiency and precision on the farm. more
Lettuce have it: Machine learning for cr-optimization  PHYS.ORG · 1 week
At Earlham Institute (EI), artificial intelligence based techniques such as machine learning is moving from being merely an exciting premise to having real-life applications, where it's needed most: improving efficiency and precision on the... more
New machine-learning method more precisely quantifies a known indicator for psychosis  NEWS MEDICAL · 5 days
A machine-learning method discovered a hidden clue in people's language predictive of the later emergence of psychosis -- the frequent use of words associated with sound. more
Machine learning approach for low-dose CT imaging yields superior results  PHYS.ORG · 1 week
Machine learning has the potential to vastly advance medical imaging, particularly computerized tomography (CT) scanning, by reducing radiation exposure and improving image quality. more
Biological evolution inspires machine learning  SCIENCE DAILY · 19 hours
Evolution allows life to explore almost limitless diversity and complexity. Scientists hope to recreate such open-endedness in the laboratory or in computer simulations, but even sophisticated computational techniques like machine learning and artificial intelligence can't provide the open-ended... more
Machine learning for sensors  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
Today microcontrollers can be found in almost any technical device, from washing machines to blood pressure meters and wearables. Researchers at the Fraunhofer Institute for Microelectronic Circuits and Systems IMS have developed AIfES, an artificial intelligence (AI) concept for microcontrollers... more
Machine learning algorithms applied to biopsy images can improve gut disease diagnosis  NEWS MEDICAL · 18 hours
A study published in the open access journal JAMA Open Network June 14 by scientists at the University of Virginia schools of Engineering and... more
Stalk antibodies provide flu protection in humans  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
A universal flu vaccine that could prevent a potential influenza pandemic has been a holy grail for epidemiologists around the world ever since the first flu vaccines were developed in 1938. more
Miracle machine makes heroic rescues — and leaves patients in limbo  NEWS MEDICAL · 20 hours
The latest miracle machine in modern medicine — whose use has skyrocketed in recent years — is saving people from the brink of death: adults whose... more
Finding a cell's true identity  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 weeks
In a bid to reveal even more distinctive differences and similarities, researchers have developed two new artificial intelligence methods that decipher complex gene activity controlling cell fate decisions in retina development and relate this gene activity to what... more
Deadly tick-borne virus cured with experimental flu drug, in mice  SCIENCE DAILY · 5 days
An investigational flu drug cures mice infected with the rare but deadly Bourbon virus, according to a new study. more
Lower risk of Type 1 diabetes seen in children vaccinated against 'stomach flu' virus  SCIENCE DAILY · 6 days
Vaccinating babies against a virus that causes childhood 'stomach flu' greatly reduces their chance of getting so sick that they... more
Medical News Today: AI can predict psychosis risk in everyday language  MNT · 2 days
Analyzing two features of language use with machine learning could be a way to predict which individuals will later develop psychosis, study finds. more
SMOS joins forces with top weather forecasting system  PHYS.ORG · 2 days
As of 11 June 2019, measurements from ESA's SMOS mission are being fully integrated into ECMWF's forecasting system, allowing for a more accurate description of water content in soil. more
SMOS joins forces with top weather forecasting system  ESA · 7 days
As of yesterday, 11 June 2019, measurements from ESA’s SMOS mission are being fully integrated into ECMWF’s forecasting system, allowing... more
How the brain changes when mastering a new skill  SCIENCE DAILY · 1 week
Researchers have discovered what happens in the brain as people learn how to perform tasks, which could lead to improved lives for people with brain injuries. The study revealed that... more
Passive cavitation imaging can estimate a drug’s dose and location in the brain  NEWS MEDICAL · 24 hours
An ultrasound imaging technique called passive cavitation imaging was able to create an image and estimate the amount of a drug that... more
Snapshots of the flu virus replication machine in action  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
Researchers from EMBL Grenoble have, for the first time, observed different functional states of the influenza virus polymerase as it is actively transcribing. These results, published in Nature Structural &... more
Study looks to put engaged-learning to test  PHYS.ORG · 5 days
Despite the presence of engaged learning in classrooms for almost a decade, neither professors nor administrators truly know the impact of it has on post-graduation career paths—until now. more
Scientists stack algorithms to improve predictions of yield-boosting crop traits  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
To help researchers better predict high-yielding crop traits, a team have stacked together six high-powered, machine learning algorithms that are used to interpret hyperspectral data -- and they... more
Scientists 'on the right track' toward universal flu vaccine  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
New research could bring scientists a step closer to developing an effective, universal flu vaccine. more
Study reveals benefits of outdoor learning for both children and teachers  NEWS MEDICAL · 7 days
A Swansea University study has revealed how as little as an hour a week of outdoor learning has tremendous benefits for children and also boosts teachers'... more
Brain stimulation improves visual perceptual learning  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 weeks
Practice results in better learning. Consider learning a musical instrument, for example: the more one practices, the better one will be able to learn to play. more
Cracking open the black box of automated machine learning  MIT · 3 weeks
Interactive tool lets users see and control how automated model searches work. more
Promising path towards developing flu treatment using lipid target  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 weeks
A team of scientists has tackled this fundamental question and recently identified a target to 'tone down' the hyper-active immunity to influenza infection. These novel findings have promising clinical implications... more
Tackling plastic pollution for communities and coral reefs in coastal Cambodia
PHYS.ORG
Meet the naked mole-rat: impervious to pain and cancer, and lives ten times longer than it should
PHYS.ORG
Medical News Today: What to know about cardiorespiratory endurance
MNT
Arianespace and ESA announce Jupiter Icy Moons Explorer launch contract
ESA
Medical News Today: How to use an inhaler with a spacer
MNT
Carbon-neutral fuel made from sunlight and air
PHYS.ORG
National MagLab creates world-record magnetic field with small, compact coil
PHYS.ORG
Study investigates how much climate change affects the risk of armed conflict
PHYS.ORG
Mapping our global human footprint
ESA
Kneel to Zod! Zod Actor Relishes New Direction in 'Krypton' Season 2
SPACE.COM
Why Noah's Ark won't work
SCIENCE DAILY
Lions sometimes suffer if they attack a porcupine. So why do they do it?
PHYS.ORG
Extra fingers, often seen as useless, can offer major dexterity advantages
SCIENCE-NEWS
Why people will beat machines in recognizing speech for a long time
PHYS.ORG
Why you may be prone to hiring a liar, and not even know it
PHYS.ORG
Fresh