Neuroscientists at the University of Oxford are investigating the pathways that lead to dopamine transmission in the brain; their observations challenge long-held beliefs surrounding neural function in this area and could have implications for the treatment of Parkinson’s disease and addiction
IEEE PES’s Executive Director Patrick Ryan outlines the Society’s scope, highlighting its growing presence as a leading provider of scientific and engineering information on electric power and energy for the betterment of the global society
The gap between the numbers of STEM jobs versus the number of highly skilled professionals ready to fulfil these positions is a problem that appears to be growing. International Innovation examines how industries and governments are adapting to meet the needs of an increasingly technological world
International Innovation is excited to announce a media partnership with the International Association of Health Care Professionals (IAHCP) for their 26th Annual Scientific Meeting taking place in Blackpool from 18-21 July. The collaboration supports the IAHCP in showcasing the latest technologies and innovations in patient care and tackling the major challenges facing medical care and…
Heatwave expert Dr Sarah Perkins discusses some of the typical questions she faces as a climate scientist, and highlights the sharp increases in heatwave incidence that lie ahead for many regions worldwide. The world’s hottest year on record was 2014. On the whole, global average temperature has increased by at least 0.8oC since 1880. And…
A brief insight into the benefits and disadvantages of tailored genetics-based care.
Outstanding research in nanomedicine is currently being performed across Europe. To ensure its sustainable federation and promotion, the European Technology Platform for Nanomedicine and the NANOMED2020 consortium has launched a range of new initiatives.