Toronto: Engineers from the University of British Columbia (UBC) have developed a new ultrasound transducer, or probe — no bigger than a Band-Aid — is portable, wearable and can be powered by a smartphone. It could dramatically lower the cost of ultrasound scanners to as little as $100. Conventional ultrasound scanners use piezoelectric crystals to create images of the inside of the body and send them to a computer to create sonograms.
Toronto : The new universal two-child policy in China could be negatively affecting women’s status and gender equality, according to a study.
Toronto : Scientists have discovered a unique nerve structure in the mouth and tongue of giant whales that can double in length and then recoil like a bungee cord to help them hunt for fish. The stretchy nerves explain how the massive rorqual whales are able to balloon an immense pocket between their body wall and overlying blubber to capture prey during feeding dives.
Toronto : Researchers, including one of Indian-origin, have created an enzyme that could transform all donated blood into a universal type that can be given to any patient, reports PTI.
Toronto : Feeling stressed? You may be suffering from inbox burnout! People feel less stressed when they check their emails less often, a new study has found, reports PTI.
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