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Overview: Newsletter archive 2019

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04/24/2019: With penguins to the MRI scan


Topic of the Month: Brain mapping with fMRI; Interview: Pingunauten Trainer; Video: RAS-Q for COPD patients; News: Inhalers: Critical errors common in children with asthma; News: World Laboratory Day 2019 – working behind the scenes of medicine; News: Software aims to reduce variability in ELISA biomarker tests; News: Medical imaging: roadmap for AI use
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04/17/2019: Tracking down cells: clear sight with PAGA


Topic of the Month: Stroke: 4D brain perfusion accelerates treatment; News: Microscopy: near-atomic map of parathyroid hormone complex; News: Imaging: ultrafast 3D Images of Nanostructures; News: AI singles out neurons faster than a human can; News: Radiation: eliminating bacteria and viruses
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04/10/2019: Back to the rhythm with radiation


Topic of the Month: What makes the brain tick?; Interview: Cardiac arrhythmia: treatment in the linear accelerator; News: Imaging technology will offer new clues to embryonic development; News: 3D printed robots could be caring for elderly; News: Smart fabric helps athletic coaching and physical therapy; News: Laboratory medicine: sensor to detect viral infections
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04/03/2019: A look at the command center


Topic of the Month: functional imaging; News: AI for better assessment of brain tumor treatment; News:Machine learning model describes cell development; News:Biopsy alternative: 'Wearable' captures cancer cells from blood; News: Laboratory: designer organelles in cells; News: Laboratory: New way of optical visualization?; News: Big Data: Software predicts risk of irregular heart beats
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03/27/2019: Blood glucose measurement: Laser instead of lancet


Topic of the Month: COPD management; Interview: Blood glucose measurement via laser spectrometers; News: Microgels fight off bacteria of implants; News: AI identifies key patterns from video footage of infant movements; News: IT: Smart speaker technology for hospital medical treatments; News: VR enables real-time view of patient anatomy; News: Toilet seat detects congestive heart failure
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03/20/2019: Lung ventilation: quickly restored to health


Topic of the Month: Restoring Pulmonary Function; News: Implants: From foam to bone; News: Robot guided video game against dementia; News: Wearables: Faster detection of atrial fibrillation; News: Imaging: A peek into lymph nodes; News: Imaging: revealing life-threatening pregnancy disorder
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03/13/2019: Limb lengthening: bearing the full load


Topic of the Month: All-round care for COPD; Interview: Orthopedic implant with full weight-bearing capacity; News: Imaging: revealing life-threatening pregnancy disorder; News: Brain stimulation improves depression symptoms; News: mHealth: SniffPhone detects cancer from breath; News: New optical imaging system finds tiny tumors
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03/06/2019: COPD: 360° care


Topic of the Month: comprehensive COPD management; Video: Endoprostheses; News: Could blockchain ensure integrity of clinical trial data?; News: Nuclear medicine imaging monitors melanoma-therapy; News: 'lab-on-a-chip' detects cancer; News: ML: Tool reveals molecular causes of disease; News: MRI sensor can image activity deep within the brain; News: AI platform detects neurodegenerative diseases
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02/27/2019: Sensitive treatment for sensitive bodies


Topic of the Month: Multi-Organ Chips; Interview: Gentle respiration for preemies; Video: Radiotherapy with the MR-Linac; News: mHealth: researching memory with apps; News: Robotic sensor technology diagnoses reproductive health problems; News: A prosthetic that restores the sense; News: Powering a pacemaker with a patient's heartbeat; News: Artificial intelligence platform for ALS care
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02/20/2019: Organ-chips: Research on an ethical level?


Topic of the Month: Organ-on-a-chip systems; News: Graphene-based wearables for health monitoring; News: Imaging: PET/CT agent for better VTE diagnosis; News: Holographic microscopy to investigate cell stress; News: Gaming technologies help cancer patients; News: Targeting epilepsy with electrodes; News: Machine learning predicts unnecessary surgerie; Video: Radiotherapy with the MR-Linac
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