Amputees feel as though their prosthesic limb belongs to their own body

August 13, 2018

In a breakthrough approach that combines virtual reality and artificial tactile sensations, two amputees feel as though their prosthetic hand belongs to their own body. Moreover, the scientists show that the phantom limb actually grows into their prosthetic hand.

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The Pharmacy Benefit Management Institute provides research and education on the design and management of drug benefit programs. PBMI provides a forum for purchasers to exchange ideas and drive marketplace changes that improve pharmacy benefits and control costs.

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Digital Health solutions for patient centric clinical trials

video | August 24, 2021

Digital health solutions for remote patient data collection and continuous patient monitoring are enabling us to reduce patient burden and accelerate our clinical trials. Halsey Lea, Director Data Science, Data Science & AI, R&D, explains the transformative role that digital connected devices are playing in our smart clinical trial programmes....

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EMBL researchers identifying how potential drugs work in the fight against COVID-19

video | April 16, 2020

EMBL researchers are studying how drugs that have shown good results against COVID-19 work in living cells. This will help them to quickly identify other drugs that could treat the disease, which are urgently needed until a vaccine is developed, and possibly afterwards as well....

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Why the War on Drugs is a War on People

video | April 14, 2020

The War on Drugs was launched in the United States by former President Richard Nixon in 1971. This allowed for the criminalization of drug use, which led to the mass incarceration of millions of Americans, particularly for communities of color....

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Hydroxychloroquine's false hope: How an obscure drug became a coronavirus cure

video | April 13, 2020

Claims about hydroxychloroquine and chloroquine have taken hold of the global consciousness. Online conversations, media articles and politicians’ statements quickly - and incorrectly - labeled it as a ‘cure’ for covid-19, the disease caused by the novel coronavirus....

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The Pharmacy Benefit Management Institute provides research and education on the design and management of drug benefit programs. PBMI provides a forum for purchasers to exchange ideas and drive marketplace changes that improve pharmacy benefits and control costs.

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