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Do you need a robot to help with your hospital gown?

by Carolyn Thomas  ♥ @HeartSisters ♥  June 3, 2018

Here at Heart Sisters World Headquarters, yet another academic news release has crossed my desk, bursting with life-changing hype. 1,126 more words

Health Care

Remote-control shoots laser at nano-gold to turn on cancer-killing immune cells - could one day send immune cells on a rampage against a malignant tumor

A heat-sensitive gene switch implanted in a sample of T-cells works in an in vitro check. Gentle pulses from a near-infrared laser directed at gold nanoparticles, which are also in the sample with the T-cells, transform into gentle heat and flip the switch on, activating the T-cells. 1,085 more words


#hurrayoftheday: 8

My first-ever radio interview/podcast!

Today my interview with WREK’s (91.1FM) Lost in the Stacks program aired. Curated as “Ep. 376: It Could Happen To You,” the interview has been archived… 21 more words

No. 2 Virginia dumps Georgia Tech to claim ACC's top seed

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — No. 2 Virginia accomplished its first goal of the season. The next ones on the list will only get more difficult. 863 more words


No. 2 Virginia rides big second-half run past No. 17 Clemson

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) —  Virginia’s players were all smiles after the No. 2 Cavaliers’ 61-36 victory over No. 17 Clemson, but for reasons generally considered uncommon among college basketball players. 877 more words


North Carolina's Joel Berry: Valentine hugs, apologizes for turning back

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina guard Joel Berry II says official Ted Valentine has apologized for turning his back on the Tar Heels star earlier this month. 179 more words

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No. 14 UNC handles Georgia Tech 80-66

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — Luke Maye had 17 points and 11 rebounds, and No. 14 North Carolina beat Georgia Tech 80-66 on Saturday.

Theo Pinson added 11 points and 10 rebounds, and Joel Berry II and Cameron Johnson finished with 16 points apiece to help the Tar Heels (16-4, 5-2 Atlantic Coast Conference). 460 more words

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