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Routine Dementia Treatment Can Prompt Damaging Weight Loss: New Study

In a new discovery, scientists found that medication of one major disease could cause another major adverse effect on health. Scientists from the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) discovered that routine drugs used for the treatment of dementia can lead to damaging reduction of weight, recommending that clinical experts must confront this issue before prescribing these medicines to older ...

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Logic, memory combined to build ‘high-rise’ chip, on anvil at stanford

For decades, the mantra of electronics has been smaller, faster, cheaper. Stanford University engineers, led by an Indian-origin scientist, have added a fourth word – taller. A team from the US-based university is set to reveal how to build “high-rise” chips that could increase manifold the performance of the single-storey logic and memory chips. Subhasish Mitra, professor of electrical engineering ...

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