New hope in tackling deadly cancer

(USA) Research by a team from the University of Pennsylvania could lead to new treatments that target a deadly form of cancer. The prognosis for pancreatic cancer is bleak. Difficult to detect, the cancer...

Selfies can detect pancreatic cancer

(USA) Researchers in America have developed an app that uses selfies to screen for pancreatic cancer. The team from the University of Washington has pioneered the BiliScreen, which combines machine learni...

Introducing the battery-free phone

(USA) Researchers at an American university have been making Skype calls using a battery-free mobile phone. The University of Washington (UW) team has developed a phone that can be powered by 'ambient rad...

Drones deliver on the environment

(USA) A new study has revealed that making deliveries with drones is better for the environment than using trucks. The research by University of Washington (UW) transportation engineers shows that when dr...