MADAGASCAR HEALTH MINISTER PERFORMS SURGERY ON SIAMESE TWINS

MADAGASCAR HEALTH MINISTER PERFORMS SURGERY ON SIAMESE TWINS

In most countries health ministers are seen as officials more interested in paperwork than medical miracles.

Not in country like Madagascar, where Mamy Lalatiana Andriamanarivo recently picked up a scalpel and separated conjoined siamese twins in a medical first for the Indian Ocean island nation.

‚ÄúSurgery was performed at the …

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PEN LIKE DEVICES THAT TAKE SECONDS TO DETECT CANCER CELLS

PEN LIKE DEVICES THAT TAKE SECONDS TO DETECT CANCER CELLS

The pen works by releasing a tiny droplet of water into the tissue, which soaks up chemicals inside the cells. it is then sucked back and analysis by a device called mass spectrometer, which can detect thousands of molecules before a doctor can give results on computer screen.

Researchers at …

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