Tag: "fictional" at medical news
Gossip creates friendships, it does not break them
...articipants listened to a conversation between two fictional
characters and explained what they liked or did not like about one speaker (a third person). They were then told that they shared or did not share the same thoughts as another participant whom they would be partnered with. The authors found that th...
Shining light on pancreatic cancer
...ures, such as endoscopy, to detect disease. In the fictional
world of Star Trek, a doctor is able to make a diagnosis without ever interrogating an organ. Biophotonics shows that this approach may be closer to reality that one might expect," added Backman. The nanoscale approach allows the researchers to dif...