The promise of repairing bones and tendons with human-made materials

Brittany Taylor is a biomedical engineer and assistant professor who studies novel ways to improve bone and tendon healing after injuries. She is exploring drug delivery systems and temporary artificial tissue replacements to promote healing of tendons and the interface with bones and muscle. Millions of musculoskeletal injuries each year cause pain and reduce people’s […]

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Google is buying a company for half a billion dollars to boost cloud security

Google’s $500 million acquisition of Israel-based startup Siemplify is supposed to help the company bolster its own cloud security initiative, Chronicle, according to a report from Reuters. In a blog post announcing the deal, Google describes Siemplify as a security orchestration, automation, and response (SOAR) organization and plans to integrate its capabilities into Chronicle. “Siemplify […]

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Devastated mum forced to resort to Google to diagnose daughter’s rare cancer

After doctors insisted she hadconstipation or appendicitis, it was Google who first indicated to a 34-year-old mum that her two-year-old daughter could be suffering from a rare liver cancer A devastated mum was forced to used Google to diagnose her two-year-old daughter’s rare liver cancer after doctors said she was just constipated. Louise Millward, 34, […]

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