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express
M&S to stop playing music in major stores following customer feedbackin the retail environment can 'change customers' behaviour and affect their spe
M&S to stop playing music in major stores following customer feedback
express / Posted 14 hours ago
in the retail environment can 'change customers' behaviour and affect their spending'. Dr Pitts, Head of Music at the University of Sheffield, also recognises how stores can attempt to attract certain types of customer through the music they... Read more
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Daily Mail
Can suncream RAISE your risk of skin cancer?to sunscreens, which is very different from what happens in reality, says Allan
Can suncream RAISE your risk of skin cancer?
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
to sunscreens, which is very different from what happens in reality, says Allan Pacey, a professor of andrology from the University of Sheffield. 'We don't actually know whether when you apply it to your skin, any of the sunscreen chemicals even... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Sleep and Memory – Are They Connected?of the changes that happen in infancy and early childhood. In a recent study co
Sleep and Memory – Are They Connected?
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
of the changes that happen in infancy and early childhood. In a recent study conducted with her colleagues from the University of Sheffield in England and Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Germany, where she was then based, Dr Seehagen used an... Read more
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Mashable
What the the Bible and 'Game of Thrones' have in commoncontemporary popular culture are constructed in the image of their biblical anc
What the the Bible and 'Game of Thrones' have in common
Mashable / Posted 3 days ago
contemporary popular culture are constructed in the image of their biblical ancestors. And that trope certainly doesn’t look like dying any time soon. Meredith J C Warren is a lecturer in biblical and religious studies at the University of Sheffie... Read more
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PhysOrg
Understanding perovskite growth could lead to cheaper, more versatile solar panelsa topic that provides the underlying focus of this research. An international
Understanding perovskite growth could lead to cheaper, more versatile solar panels
PhysOrg / Posted 4 days ago
a topic that provides the underlying focus of this research. An international team led by Professor David Lidzey of the University of Sheffield coated a substrate with chemicals that, upon gentle heating or annealing, form crystals of a... Read more
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Market Watch
Every nasty commute in the U.S. in one hypnotic interactive graphicSurvey. He said he was inspired by something he’d seen from Alasdair Rae, a ge
Every nasty commute in the U.S. in one hypnotic interactive graphic
Market Watch / Posted 6 days ago
Survey. He said he was inspired by something he’d seen from Alasdair Rae, a geographer and urban planner from the University of Sheffield. Using a similar visual approach to commuting routes, Rae once wrote of London as a “supernova city”... Read more
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heraldscotland
Rise in amount Scots drink in a year prompts fresh call for minimum alcohol pricingon price is important as seven types of cancer are linked to drinking too much
Rise in amount Scots drink in a year prompts fresh call for minimum alcohol pricing
heraldscotland / Posted 7 days ago
on price is important as seven types of cancer are linked to drinking too much alcohol." Professor Petra Meier, one of a University of Sheffield team that carried out major research into minimum pricing in Scotland, said the trend reversal in... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Why I was ashamed of my miscarriagesfelt hopeless because no one seemed to know what was going wrong. So news earli
Why I was ashamed of my miscarriages
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 days ago
felt hopeless because no one seemed to know what was going wrong. So news earlier this month that scientists at the University of Sheffield have made a breakthrough in miscarriage research feels a little cheering. They have identified a... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Your ideal partner doesn’t exist, so date this person insteadlikely for any trait, what we prefer and what we get, differs quite significant
Your ideal partner doesn’t exist, so date this person instead
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
likely for any trait, what we prefer and what we get, differs quite significantly,” said Dr. Alexandre Courtiol, from the University of Sheffield, about the study. "This is because our ideals are usually rare or unavailable and also because both... Read more
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News 8000
Protecting the world from deadly superbugsclinicians, or general practitioners, to easily diagnose whether an infection i
Protecting the world from deadly superbugs
News 8000 / Posted 7 days ago
clinicians, or general practitioners, to easily diagnose whether an infection is viral or bacterial. And research at the University of Sheffield is exploring ways to boost our immune systems so they can kill bacteria at an early stage, removing... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Protecting the world from deadly superbugsclinicians, or general practitioners, to easily diagnose whether an infection i
Protecting the world from deadly superbugs
KTVZ Bend / Posted 7 days ago
clinicians, or general practitioners, to easily diagnose whether an infection is viral or bacterial. And research at the University of Sheffield is exploring ways to boost our immune systems so they can kill bacteria at an early stage, removing... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Protecting the world from deadly superbugsclinicians, or general practitioners, to easily diagnose whether an infection i
Protecting the world from deadly superbugs
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 8 days ago
clinicians, or general practitioners, to easily diagnose whether an infection is viral or bacterial. And research at the University of Sheffield is exploring ways to boost our immune systems so they can kill bacteria at an early stage, removing... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Protecting the world from deadly superbugsclinicians, or general practitioners, to easily diagnose whether an infection i
Protecting the world from deadly superbugs
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 8 days ago
clinicians, or general practitioners, to easily diagnose whether an infection is viral or bacterial. And research at the University of Sheffield is exploring ways to boost our immune systems so they can kill bacteria at an early stage, removing... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Protecting the world from deadly superbugsclinicians, or general practitioners, to easily diagnose whether an infection i
Protecting the world from deadly superbugs
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 8 days ago
clinicians, or general practitioners, to easily diagnose whether an infection is viral or bacterial. And research at the University of Sheffield is exploring ways to boost our immune systems so they can kill bacteria at an early stage, removing... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
How to stop superbugs from killing 10 million people a yearclinicians, or general practitioners, to easily diagnose whether an infection i
How to stop superbugs from killing 10 million people a year
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 8 days ago
clinicians, or general practitioners, to easily diagnose whether an infection is viral or bacterial. And research at the University of Sheffield is exploring ways to boost our immune systems so they can kill bacteria at an early stage, removing... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Protecting the world from deadly superbugsclinicians, or general practitioners, to easily diagnose whether an infection i
Protecting the world from deadly superbugs
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 8 days ago
clinicians, or general practitioners, to easily diagnose whether an infection is viral or bacterial. And research at the University of Sheffield is exploring ways to boost our immune systems so they can kill bacteria at an early stage, removing... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Protecting the world from deadly superbugsclinicians, or general practitioners, to easily diagnose whether an infection i
Protecting the world from deadly superbugs
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 8 days ago
clinicians, or general practitioners, to easily diagnose whether an infection is viral or bacterial. And research at the University of Sheffield is exploring ways to boost our immune systems so they can kill bacteria at an early stage, removing... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Protecting the world from deadly superbugsclinicians, or general practitioners, to easily diagnose whether an infection i
Protecting the world from deadly superbugs
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 8 days ago
clinicians, or general practitioners, to easily diagnose whether an infection is viral or bacterial. And research at the University of Sheffield is exploring ways to boost our immune systems so they can kill bacteria at an early stage, removing... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
How to stop superbugs from killing 10 million people a yearclinicians, or general practitioners, to easily diagnose whether an infection i
How to stop superbugs from killing 10 million people a year
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 8 days ago
clinicians, or general practitioners, to easily diagnose whether an infection is viral or bacterial. And research at the University of Sheffield is exploring ways to boost our immune systems so they can kill bacteria at an early stage, removing... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Protecting the world form deadly superbugsclinicians, or general practitioners, to easily diagnose whether an infection i
Protecting the world form deadly superbugs
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 8 days ago
clinicians, or general practitioners, to easily diagnose whether an infection is viral or bacterial. And research at the University of Sheffield is exploring ways to boost our immune systems so they can kill bacteria at an early stage, removing... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
International Clinical Trials Day: University of Sheffield welcomes public participationLeading researchers from Sheffield Teaching Hospitals and the University of She
International Clinical Trials Day: University of Sheffield welcomes public participation
News-Medical-Net / Posted 11 days ago
Leading researchers from Sheffield Teaching Hospitals and the University of Sheffield will be providing an insight into some of their work as part of International Clinical Trials Day. The event on Friday May 20th will explore some of the advances... Read more
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Online Recruitment
Over 7 million* brits would rather work from home than get a pay riseThe study by the Institute of Inertia, a partnership between comparethemarket.c
Over 7 million* brits would rather work from home than get a pay rise
Online Recruitment / Posted 11 days ago
The study by the Institute of Inertia, a partnership between comparethemarket.com and the University of Sheffield, found that 48% of workers are happier when they can work from home and nearly a third (32%) of British workers “feel more productive”... Read more
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The Star
Students may spend last days in university learning to steer clear of graftbribery. Abdul Samat said the subject included course work, examinations and o
Students may spend last days in university learning to steer clear of graft
The Star / Posted 12 days ago
bribery. Abdul Samat said the subject included course work, examinations and one hour of class for a whole semester. The University of Sheffield engineering graduate school also has a Professional Beha­viour and Ethical Conduct module. Abdul... Read more
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PhysOrg
How birds turn redother report, Mundy and colleagues, including Staffan Andersson of the Universi
How birds turn red
PhysOrg / Posted 12 days ago
other report, Mundy and colleagues, including Staffan Andersson of the University of Gothenburg, and Jessica Stapley of the University of Sheffield, found their way to the cytochrome P450 gene cluster through comparisons of standard zebra finches,... Read more
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dna
How this genius robot that follows light could help in underwater rescue missionsrobot capable of moving under water and which could be used in search and rescu
How this genius robot that follows light could help in underwater rescue missions
dna / Posted 12 days ago
robot capable of moving under water and which could be used in search and rescue operations. The researchers at the University of Sheffield in the UK set the robot called Modular Hydraulic Propulsion (MHP) the task to detect and move towards... Read more
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Daily Mail
Swimming robots join together to make larger machinesgoing...The spider with NIGHTVISION goggles: Arachnid uses its... Share this a
Swimming robots join together to make larger machines
Daily Mail / Posted 13 days ago
going...The spider with NIGHTVISION goggles: Arachnid uses its... Share this article Matthew Doyle, an engineer at the University of Sheffield who has been working on the project, said: 'One potential use for a robot like this is during search... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Brexit 'could see British scientists lose £1 billion a year in funding'EU funding for “oncology and carcinogenesis” research were University College L
Brexit 'could see British scientists lose £1 billion a year in funding'
Irish Examiner / Posted 13 days ago
EU funding for “oncology and carcinogenesis” research were University College London, the University of Newcastle and the University of Sheffield. You might also like More From The Irish Examiner Follow the Irish... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Beyonce's fashion line fights sweatshops accusationsaudits and inspections in factories are not helping to clamp down on exploitati
Beyonce's fashion line fights sweatshops accusations
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 14 days ago
audits and inspections in factories are not helping to clamp down on exploitation. A recent report on the industry by the University of Sheffield said audits rarely lead to meaningful changes in the production process. "Ultimately, the audit... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Ingestible tiny origami robot can remove swallowed items from stomachbuilds advances a model that was introduced last year, according to MIT. The t
Ingestible tiny origami robot can remove swallowed items from stomach
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 14 days ago
builds advances a model that was introduced last year, according to MIT. The team of researchers, who hailed from MIT, the University of Sheffield, and the Tokyo Institute of Technology, used simulations of the human esophagus and stomach to show... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Beyonce's fashion line fights sweatshops accusationsaudits and inspections in factories are not helping to clamp down on exploitati
Beyonce's fashion line fights sweatshops accusations
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 14 days ago
audits and inspections in factories are not helping to clamp down on exploitation. A recent report on the industry by the University of Sheffield said audits rarely lead to meaningful changes in the production process. "Ultimately, the audit... Read more
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York Daily Record
Ingestible tiny origami robot can remove swallowed items from stomachbuilds advances a model that was introduced last year, according to MIT. The t
Ingestible tiny origami robot can remove swallowed items from stomach
York Daily Record / Posted 14 days ago
builds advances a model that was introduced last year, according to MIT. The team of researchers, who hailed from MIT, the University of Sheffield, and the Tokyo Institute of Technology, used simulations of the human esophagus and stomach to show... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Beyonce's fashion line fights sweatshops accusationsaudits and inspections in factories are not helping to clamp down on exploitati
Beyonce's fashion line fights sweatshops accusations
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 14 days ago
audits and inspections in factories are not helping to clamp down on exploitation. A recent report on the industry by the University of Sheffield said audits rarely lead to meaningful changes in the production process. "Ultimately, the audit... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Beyonce's fashion line fights sweatshops accusationsaudits and inspections in factories are not helping to clamp down on exploitati
Beyonce's fashion line fights sweatshops accusations
Local 10 Miami / Posted 14 days ago
audits and inspections in factories are not helping to clamp down on exploitation. A recent report on the industry by the University of Sheffield said audits rarely lead to meaningful changes in the production process. "Ultimately, the audit... Read more
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News 8000
Beyonce's fashion line fights sweatshops accusationsaudits and inspections in factories are not helping to clamp down on exploitati
Beyonce's fashion line fights sweatshops accusations
News 8000 / Posted 14 days ago
audits and inspections in factories are not helping to clamp down on exploitation. A recent report on the industry by the University of Sheffield said audits rarely lead to meaningful changes in the production process. "Ultimately, the audit... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Beyonce's fashion line fights sweatshops accusationsaudits and inspections in factories are not helping to clamp down on exploitati
Beyonce's fashion line fights sweatshops accusations
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 14 days ago
audits and inspections in factories are not helping to clamp down on exploitation. A recent report on the industry by the University of Sheffield said audits rarely lead to meaningful changes in the production process. "Ultimately, the audit... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Beyonce's fashion line fights sweatshops accusationsaudits and inspections in factories are not helping to clamp down on exploitati
Beyonce's fashion line fights sweatshops accusations
KECI Missoula / Posted 14 days ago
audits and inspections in factories are not helping to clamp down on exploitation. A recent report on the industry by the University of Sheffield said audits rarely lead to meaningful changes in the production process. "Ultimately, the audit... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Beyonce's fashion line fights sweatshops accusationsaudits and inspections in factories are not helping to clamp down on exploitati
Beyonce's fashion line fights sweatshops accusations
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 14 days ago
audits and inspections in factories are not helping to clamp down on exploitation. A recent report on the industry by the University of Sheffield said audits rarely lead to meaningful changes in the production process. "Ultimately, the audit... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Beyonce's fashion line fights sweatshops accusationsaudits and inspections in factories are not helping to clamp down on exploitati
Beyonce's fashion line fights sweatshops accusations
KTVZ Bend / Posted 14 days ago
audits and inspections in factories are not helping to clamp down on exploitation. A recent report on the industry by the University of Sheffield said audits rarely lead to meaningful changes in the production process. "Ultimately, the audit... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Beyonce's fashion line fights sweatshops accusationsaudits and inspections in factories are not helping to clamp down on exploitati
Beyonce's fashion line fights sweatshops accusations
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 14 days ago
audits and inspections in factories are not helping to clamp down on exploitation. A recent report on the industry by the University of Sheffield said audits rarely lead to meaningful changes in the production process. "Ultimately, the audit... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Beyonce's fashion line fights sweatshops accusationsaudits and inspections in factories are not helping to clamp down on exploitati
Beyonce's fashion line fights sweatshops accusations
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 14 days ago
audits and inspections in factories are not helping to clamp down on exploitation. A recent report on the industry by the University of Sheffield said audits rarely lead to meaningful changes in the production process. "Ultimately, the audit... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Beyonce's fashion line fights sweatshops accusationsaudits and inspections in factories are not helping to clamp down on exploitati
Beyonce's fashion line fights sweatshops accusations
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 14 days ago
audits and inspections in factories are not helping to clamp down on exploitation. A recent report on the industry by the University of Sheffield said audits rarely lead to meaningful changes in the production process. "Ultimately, the audit... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Beyonce's fashion line fights sweatshops accusationsaudits and inspections in factories are not helping to clamp down on exploitati
Beyonce's fashion line fights sweatshops accusations
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 14 days ago
audits and inspections in factories are not helping to clamp down on exploitation. A recent report on the industry by the University of Sheffield said audits rarely lead to meaningful changes in the production process. "Ultimately, the audit... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Ingestible tiny origami robot can remove swallowed items from stomachbuilds advances a model that was introduced last year, according to MIT. The t
Ingestible tiny origami robot can remove swallowed items from stomach
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 14 days ago
builds advances a model that was introduced last year, according to MIT. The team of researchers, who hailed from MIT, the University of Sheffield, and the Tokyo Institute of Technology, used simulations of the human esophagus and stomach to show... Read more
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SiliconANGLE
MIT has made an origami robot that you’re supposed to swallowmagnets and batteries. Often these objects must be removed through invasive sur
MIT has made an origami robot that you’re supposed to swallow
SiliconANGLE / Posted 14 days ago
magnets and batteries. Often these objects must be removed through invasive surgery, but a team of engineers from MIT, the University of Sheffield, and the University of Tokyo may have developed a better solution in the form of a tiny robot that... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Beyonce’s fashion line fights sweatshops accusationsaudits and inspections in factories are not helping to clamp down on exploitati
Beyonce’s fashion line fights sweatshops accusations
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 14 days ago
audits and inspections in factories are not helping to clamp down on exploitation. A recent report on the industry by the University of Sheffield said audits rarely lead to meaningful changes in the production process. “Ultimately, the audit... Read more
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FOX 4 Kansas City
Beyoncé’s ‘Ivy Park’ clothing line reportedly made in sweatshop conditionsaudits and inspections in factories are not helping to clamp down on exploitati
Beyoncé’s ‘Ivy Park’ clothing line reportedly made in sweatshop conditions
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted 14 days ago
audits and inspections in factories are not helping to clamp down on exploitation. A recent report on the industry by the University of Sheffield said audits rarely lead to meaningful changes in the production process. “Ultimately, the audit... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Ingestible tiny origami robot can remove swallowed items from stomachbuilds advances a model that was introduced last year, according to MIT. The t
Ingestible tiny origami robot can remove swallowed items from stomach
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 14 days ago
builds advances a model that was introduced last year, according to MIT. The team of researchers, who hailed from MIT, the University of Sheffield, and the Tokyo Institute of Technology, used simulations of the human esophagus and stomach to show... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Ingestible tiny origami robot can remove swallowed items from stomachbuilds advances a model that was introduced last year, according to MIT. The t
Ingestible tiny origami robot can remove swallowed items from stomach
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 14 days ago
builds advances a model that was introduced last year, according to MIT. The team of researchers, who hailed from MIT, the University of Sheffield, and the Tokyo Institute of Technology, used simulations of the human esophagus and stomach to show... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Ingestible tiny origami robot can remove swallowed items from stomachbuilds advances a model that was introduced last year, according to MIT. The t
Ingestible tiny origami robot can remove swallowed items from stomach
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 14 days ago
builds advances a model that was introduced last year, according to MIT. The team of researchers, who hailed from MIT, the University of Sheffield, and the Tokyo Institute of Technology, used simulations of the human esophagus and stomach to show... Read more
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Wakefield Today
LIVE THURSDAY 11.30AM: Worldtomorrow.” Group games will take place at Sheffield Hallam University Sports P
LIVE THURSDAY 11.30AM: World
Wakefield Today / Posted 14 days ago
tomorrow.” Group games will take place at Sheffield Hallam University Sports Park and the Warminster Road facility of the University of Sheffield. The full line up is: Charlton Athletic, Derby County, Friendly Academy (Zimbabwe), FC Basel... Read more
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