Western University Articles
Technology resurrects lost, 200 year old photos
A non-destructive way to restore the oldest commercially available photographs in the world, daguerreotypes, to their former glory has been developed by researchers at Western University, creating a new scientific process and giving a fresh glimpse into the past.
Researchers develop clinically-validated 3D printed stethoscope
A team of researchers have developed an open-source, clinically validated template for a 3D printed stethoscope for use in areas of the world with limited access to medical supplies – places where a stethoscope could mean the difference between life and death.
Artificial intelligence could help cure breast cancer
Western University researchers are working on a way to use artificial intelligence to predict a patient’s response to two common chemotherapy medications used to treat breast cancer, paclitaxel and gemcitabine. Peter Rogan, PhD, and a team of researchers, including Stephanie Dorman, PhD, and Katherina Baranova, BMSc, at Western’s Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, are hoping to one day remove the guesswork from breast cancer...