Science & Technology
Mizzou Engineer Designs NICU Automation for Oxygen Levels to Spare Babies from Health Complications
A clinical trial will test a new device engineered at Mizzou that’s designed to automate oxygen levels provided to premature babies.
Mercy St. Louis Confronts Blood Shortage Concerns During Pandemic With Series of Local Blood Drives
Described as the worst emergency blood shortage in years, Mercy Hospital St. Louis is out in the community hosting blood drives.
Scientist Gave Old Mice Blood Component from Young Mice and They Lived Longer and Looked Younger
Scientists who dosed old mice with an enzyme from the blood of young mice say it extended their lives by 16 percent, as well as making them look younger.
Missouri is ‘Driving’ Innovation to Help Eliminate Plastic Waste & Preserve Pavement
A University of Missouri laboratory is ‘driving’ innovation in Missouri to help eliminate plastic waste.
Help Wanted: Daydreamers. Study Finds Daydreaming on the Job can Bring Creative Solutions
According to a new Washington University study, some daydreaming may have significant creative benefits!
Testing Wastewater in Missouri to Track Spread of COVID & Delta Variant, Identifying Mu Variant
Marc Johnson, PhD, at the University of Missouri School of Medicine is a pioneer in the new science of wastewater testing for COVID-19 tracking.
Most Powerful MRI Scanner in Missouri for Researchers & Clinicians
The 7T MRI packs more than twice the imaging power for seeing structures associated with neurological diseases and other conditions in greater detail.
Canadian Firm Plans to Make More 3D-Printed Medical Devices in St. Louis
Open source designs for 3D printed medical devices is gaining momentum in St. Louis.
Anti-Aging Compound NMN Shows Some Promising Results in Small Clinical Trial in St. Louis
NMM research exploring anti-aging benefits of NMN nutraceutical is supported by a $3.8 million grant from the U.S. Department of Defense.
911 Real-Time Analytics at Parkway Schools to Identify Nearby Threats & Hazards in Real Time
With SirenGPS technology provided to Parkway Schools, school security and administration will know about a 911 call before police arrive on scene.