Polish surgeons from the Medical University of Warsaw performed a pioneering intravascular repair surgery of the Nellix stent graft, implanted a few years earlier due to abdominal aortic aneurysm. This is the first successful surgery of this type in Europe and probably in the world, the university representatives say.
Is it possible to detect cancer and determine its malignancy degree in a few minutes or even seconds? It turns out that it is. This is possible with innovative diagnostic tools: Raman optical biopsy and virtual histopathology, developed in the Laboratory of Laser Molecular Spectroscopy (LLSM) of the Lodz University of Technology.
People who play RTS games have better developed connections between the areas of the brain that are responsible for visual and spatial abilities as well as a better developed area responsible for automatic movements, according to research of psychologists from the SWPS University.
There is a chance for virtual reality to support diagnostics, therapy and rehabilitation training for people with cervical spine dysfunction and damage. A special system that will help in this has been created by specialists from the Medical University of Lodz.
Researchers know more about the origin of the holes in the system that distinguishes our cells from pathogens. Research on this subject was by scientists from Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań, and their results were published in the prestigious journal PNAS.