News Archive: 2018

News archive: 2017

Part of the 'heart-on-a-chip' assembly. Image: Disease Biophysics Group, Harvard University.

‘Heart-on-a-chip’ process aims to speed up drug testing

Testing new clinical drugs’ effect on heart tissue could become quicker and more straightforward, thanks to new research from Harvard University.

17 Jan 2018
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California’s water saving brings bonus effects

Water-saving measures in California have also led to substantial reductions in greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and electricity consumption in the state.

12 Jan 2018
New CSPO Editor-in-Chief Professor Robert Ivkov.

CSPO welcomes Robert Ivkov as Editor-in-Chief

Convergent Science Physical Oncology (CSPO) has named Professor Robert Ivkov, from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Maryland, USA as its new Editor-in-Chief.

9 Jan 2018
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New ebooks take a look at stellar evolution and red supergiants

Supergiant stars and stellar evolution are the first topics to be covered in a new astronomy ebook collection from the American Astronomical Society and IOP Publishing.

8 Jan 2018

News archive: 2017