Revealing the missing heritability of colorectal cancer

Diagnosis of colorectal cancer may improve following the discovery of two gene mutations.

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Research highlights

Heart disease: Link with air pollution spikes in China

A study covering 26 large cities in China links short-term exposure to air pollution with increased hospital admissions for heart failure.

Features

E-skin, the next prosthetics frontier

New electronic stretchable sensors can help alert burn victim and people using prosthetic limbs against dangers like fire. 

Editorial Corner

Welcome from the Executive Director

KAIMRC sets its eyes on becoming a regional leader in biomedical research.