Doctors at the University Center of Oncology of the University Clinical Hospital in Białystok have begun to use a new method of treatment of patients with ovarian cancer: chemotherapy heated to 42.5 degrees C.
Holograms, visualizations on tablets and other digital images can present a distorted picture of the past. Despite that, they are increasingly used in museums, including those with archaeological profile. Monika Stobiecka talks to PAP about the pitfalls of using such technologies.
Five Polish universities are among the winners of the European Commission competition "European Universities". In total, the EC selected 17 consortia of higher education institutions that received grants for the development of cooperation in the areas including education, research, technology transfer.
Polish archaeologists discovered dozens of mummies dating back 2,000 years during excavations in the vicinity of the world`s oldest pyramid at the necropolis in Saqqara in northern Egypt. The majority of the mummies were buried directly in the sand, the researchers report.
Studies on Polish patients with congenital brittle bone disease show that in one-third of cases, new gene mutations, previously not linked to this disorder, are responsible for the disease. This shows how much we do not know about this disease - geneticist from Łódź says in an interview with PAP.