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MIT's new human liver model reveals how it regenerates, providing hope for patients to avoid transplants

MIT’s new human liver model reveals how it regenerates, providing hope for patients to avoid transplants

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), engineers developed a new liver tissue model to help reveal the stages of liver regeneration in hopes to help those individuals with liver disease, according to a new study published in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. The researchers …

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Two young Washington stroke survivors share their stories with the hope of persuading women to monitor their blood pressure

Two young Washington stroke survivors share their stories with the hope of persuading women to monitor their blood pressure

Lisa Marie Westbrook admits that she shrugged off the warnings about high blood pressure. But seven years ago at age 40, she suffered an ischemic stroke that robbed her of the ability to walk and talk. After a long rehabilitation, she regained those skills. Today, Westbrook said one arm still is weak, but she’s made …

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'Testing bottleneck' for monkeypox puts hope of containment at risk, experts warn

‘Testing bottleneck’ for monkeypox puts hope of containment at risk, experts warn

Infectious disease specialists are growing increasingly concerned by the U.S. strategy for testing for monkeypox, warning that it’s creating a bottleneck and squandering the limited time the country may have to get the outbreak under control. Under the current system, specimens must be sent to one of 74 laboratories across the country before being sent …

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