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Scientists Find Single Circuit Channeling Depression in Rats
... flourescent dye, using high-speed high-resolution cameras
to record activity in brain neurons in real time. According to Deisseroth, rat brains show similar depression symptoms to human ones and react to anti-depression medicines in the same way. The testing showed that an alteration in electrical activ...
Brain Pathway for Depression Revealed
... to electrical activity, very fast high-resolution cameras
capture the action. The researchers can observe how different stimuli received by the animal, such as a dose of an antidepressant drug, affect circuit operation. The researchers used slices of rat brain, Deisseroth said, "like a computer repair tec...
Inquest of Date-rape Drug Victim Attracts Wide Attention in Australia
...urity sniffer dogs and closed-circuit surveillance cameras
Sexual Abuse Payout Re-opens Old Wounds
...the priests had given their victims. She also sent cameras
to film the locations where the abuse occurred. These images were interspersed with video of the victims as adults, describing the abuse and what it had done to their lives. "It's one thing to read about how this child sex abuse tremendously affec...
Motorists Getting Greyer, Greener, Thriftier: Nissan's Ghosn
... develop more speciality cars with devices such as cameras
that making parking easier and reduce the risk of ...arking camera and is also developing a system with cameras
dotted around a vehicle to give motorists a bird's eye aerial view of the car on a dashboard display...
Motion Analysis Helps Teen With Cerebral Palsy Regain Ability to Walk
...unk, pelvis, hips, knees and ankles, digital video cameras
take images of a patients movement and process the...ldings. The use of high resolution digital video cameras
also helps obtain a highly accurate description of each patients movement patterns for both clinical...
Children Using Slide in Playground Treated for Exposure to Poisoning
...ar meeting point for local youth and that security cameras
would be installed in four to six weeks to monitor all activity in the area. There was a lead poisoning scare in US school a few years ago when cracked and peeling paint on some windows in some schools had tested positive for lead poisoning. Dr. ...
Man Keeps Wife and Sons in Maggot-infested House
... sitters and house cleaners. Her son installed the cameras
for the family's security when he renovated the home in a rural town near the North Carolina line, she said. The pair met about 13 years ago, Young said. Dove's oldest child, 20-year-old Brittney Dove, said she and a friend used to take care of the...
US Army Opens Laboratory to Research Injuries
...egs. As he jumped off a small platform, high-speed cameras
captured his landing and a computer animation showed the force on his muscles and knees. Another soldier who demonstrated an upper-body strength test, Sgt. Eurace Burnett, 32, twisted his knee several times during multiple jumps out of helicopters,...
Shock TV Reality Organ Donor Show Goes on Air
... and where, other than to pledge there would be no cameras
in the operating theatre. In the Netherlands, organ transplants are subject to strict laws which prohibit donors from choosing who will receive their organs after their death. However, an exception is made in the case of kidney transplants, which...
Asthmatics Arrived in Hyderabad to Take Fish Medicine
...rea. Metal detectors and closed circuit television cameras
have been installed in the light of last month's bomb blast at the historic Mecca Masjid here that had claimed nine lives. Hyderabad District Collector R.V. Chandravadhan said 24 fish dispensing counters have been opened at the venue. For the first...
Cricket Science and Medicine Congress in Barbados
...ee would have to view images of each delivery from cameras
positioned in the same arc relative to the bowler, virtually instantaneously. To complicate matters further, these positions will probably be different for each type of bowler. Brief correlation with stats and physical development: Looking at...
Biochemical Chip Solves Cell-mating Puzzle
...s not proceed as smoothly." The researchers used cameras
attached to a microscope to study how yeast cells responded to differing pheromone levels with and without Kss1 present. They discovered that the protein helps yeast cells in two ways. First, it helped cells diversify their responses at low pheromo...
Research Offers Hope to Control Meningococci
...ng the bacteria to emit light, the scientists used cameras
to monitor their activities in the living mice during the course of the disease. “The bacteria are almost knocked out by the immune defense system, but then they resurge, this time with alterations in the surface protein. What’s more, we discovered...
Robot Nurses Ready For Hospitals 'In Three Years'
...rea. The robots would be fitted with sensors and cameras
allowing them to avoid collisions while travelling through wards and corridors. High-speed lanes could allow them to move from place to place quickly. The robots would also employ face and voice recognition technology to communicate with patient...
Now Vedic Mantras to Cure Diseases
...truments like high-capacity binoculars, telescope, cameras
etc to enable scholars to observe the planetary and other solar activities. Different teams would be constituted on the basis of the ancient Indian science of Ayurveda, the Vedas and astrology to diagnose about 100 general and incurable diseases an...
A New Gamma Camera Technique for the Detection of Small Breast Tumors
...disease can occur, she says. Conventional gamma cameras
cannot be easily adapted for breast imaging. Inste...tigators used new, small semiconductor-based gamma cameras
and incorporated them into a new breast imaging system. Images obtained with these gamma cameras
Joslin Diabetes Center Launches Veraxa Health
...ed via customized Joslin software and nonmydriatic cameras
supplied by Topcon Medical Systems of Paramus, N.J., which also provided bridge funding to help accelerate Veraxa Health’s growth in the market. Filling a Gap in Care Diabetes is the leading cause of new-onset blindness in working-age adults acr...
Thermal Imaging Shatters Arousal Gender Gap Myth
...rmography, is infrared imaging using thermographic cameras
that detect radiation emitted by objects based on ...tact and manipulation. Binik focused thermographic cameras
on his subjects’ genitals while they watched a montage of material from pornography to horror movies...
SWAN system for navigation
...g system), a digital compass, a head tracker, four cameras
and light sensor, and special headphones called bone phones. The researchers selected bone phones because they send auditory signals via vibrations through the skull without plugging the user's ears, an especially important feature for the blind who ...