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Friday 18 October 2019
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UK AI first to help nearly half a million with chronic conditions

Thursday 17th October 2019
A digital social enterprise and four UK health charities are coming together to harness the power of artificial intelligence (AI) to create the UK’s first AI coaching tool of its kind to support long-term health conditions.
 
Reason Digital is teaming up with Parkinson’s UK, the Stroke Association, Muscular Dystrophy UK and the MS Society to develop the project, which is set to transform the way medical advice and information is...
Tue, 1 Oct 2019
The method revealed previously undiscovered genes linked to the disease, and accurately predicted whether thousands of other people had the disease
Mon, 30 Sep 2019
Once-daily QMF149 demonstrated superior improvement in lung function versus mometasone furoate, meeting primary endpoint
Fri, 27 Sep 2019
The calculator uses a model that takes into account available data about the patient, as well as blood test results. It can be used to identify if a person is likely to have type 1 diabetes, to reduce misdiagnosis
Thu, 26 Sep 2019
A study compiled the best available evidence to examine the odds of high blood pressure in patients with moderate and severe gum disease. A total of 81 studies from 26 countries were included in the meta-analysis
Thu, 26 Sep 2019
Researchers identified or confirmed 14 regions in the human genome associated with the size and function of the left ventricle - each containing genes that regulate the early development of heart chambers and the contraction of heart muscle
Wed, 25 Sep 2019
The survey, conducted in August 2019, asked 401 bone specialists from 11 European countries about their experience of osteoporosis and fragility fracture management
Mon, 23 Sep 2019
A first-in-class oral TRK inhibitor designed to treat tumours that have an NTRK gene fusion, larotrectinib is the first treatment in the EU to receive a tumour-agnostic indication