To support the intuition of doctors and more effectively choose the right treatment for a particular patient, mathematical models are sometimes needed. Dr. Jan Poleszczuk talks about the "model" cooperation of mathematicians and doctors.
Polish scientists propose an innovative method for the diagnosis of leukemia that will allow to prevent the recurrence of the disease. They received PLN 26 million from the TEAM-NET programme of the Foundation for Polish Science for the development of specialized diagnostic equipment and clinical implementation.
The pelvises of contemporary men are larger, wider and more flattened than pelvises from the Middle Ages, according to scientists, including researchers from Poznań, who conducted comparative studies of over 50 pelvic brims. They explain that this anatomical change may be a consequence of a change in lifestyle.
Scientists from three academic centres want to develop an innovative cell therapy that will allow to treat congenital immunodeficiency disorder called neutropenia. Due to neutropenia, approx. 3,000 children a year are unvaccinated in Poland. Effective diagnostics could change this.
Co-creator of the "cancer vaccine" Dr. Jacek Jemielity together with chemists and biochemists from his team and Polish immunologists founded ExploRNA Therapeutics, a spin-off of the University of Warsaw. The company aims to bring inventions of Polish RNA modification experts to the higher technological level.