The enforcer The judge in the case, US District Judge Edward Davila of the Northern District of California, agreed with the prosecutors. As such, he ordered Holmes to undergo up to 14 hours of psychological testing and psychiatric evaluation by two government-appointed doctors over the course of two consecutive days. Davila also ordered that the government’s evaluation of Holmes be recorded on video—over Holmes’ objections. … [Read more...] about Judge in Theranos fraud case orders 14-hour psychological test for Holmes
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Aftereffects The effects of a high from cannabis that's smoked or inhaled typically last for a few hours, though it can take edibles almost that long to start affecting users. And while cannabis isn't the dangerous substance it was made out to be in the 20th century, using it comes with some risk. For one, while cannabis is legal for recreational and medical use in some states, it's still illegal in many parts of the country. … [Read more...] about How does cannabis get you high?
Before patients received their BIVV001 injections, plasma factor VIII had a half-life of 9.1 hours in people in the lower dose group and 13.2 hours in people in the higher dose group. After the BIVV001 injections, those half-lives averaged 37.6 hours and 42.5 hours, respectively, the researchers report today in The New England Journal of Medicine. No patients developed resistance to factor VIII during the study, and no hypersensitivity or anaphylaxis events were reported. … [Read more...] about New fusion protein treatment holds promise for ‘royal’ blood clotting disorder
OCT, which takes cross-sectional images of the eye to show different tissue layers, is a common instrument used by optometrists and ophthalmologists. These images are around four microns in size and can help clinicians detect eye diseases such as glaucoma and age-related macular degeneration. … [Read more...] about QUT researchers develop AI to improve accuracy around eye-testing
The company consists of about 100 engineers from all over the world who spend their days working for organizations like NASA, Boeing and SpaceX and their nights brainstorming ideas for the Hyperloop, according to a report by Wired. Students at the University of California, Los Angeles, are also working with the company to make the Hyperloop a reality. … [Read more...] about Elon Musk Reveals Test Site for Futuristic ‘Hyperloop’ System