Despite some advances, women still face disparities of the global burden of stroke

DALLAS, Jan. 25, 2021 — The continued global burden of stroke and how it disproportionately affects women are highlighted in new science published online today in the February issue of Stroke, a journal of the American Stroke Association, a division of the American Heart Association. Stroke editors selected nine manuscripts focused on stroke disparities in […]

Advances in modeling and sensors can help farmers and insurers manage risk

A trial of drought-tolerant beans in 2016 in Malawi, during one of the worst droughts to hit the nation in three decades. Credit: Neil Palmer/International Center for Tropical Agriculture When drought caused devastating crop losses in Malawi in 2015-2016, farmers in the southeastern African nation did not initially fear for the worst: the government had […]

December issue SLAS Technology features ‘advances in technology to address COVID-19’

Oak Brook, IL – The December issue of SLAS Technology is a special collection featuring the cover article, “Advances in Technology to Address COVID-19” by editors Edward Kai-Hua Chow, Ph.D., (National University of Singapore), Pak Kin Wong, Ph.D., (The Pennsylvania State University, PA, USA) and Xianting Ding, Ph.D., (Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China). The […]