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Individualized Cancer Therapy

Lance Liotta, George Mason University

Cancer therapy is moving toward personalized treatment with the lowest toxicity possible for each patient.

15 mins

Time is Brain

Andrew Southerland, University of Virginia Health System

Stroke doctors all know the phrase, “Time is brain.” We discuss a new therapy, considered a game changer in stroke treatment, that helps some patients achieve a dramatic recovery of brain function after strokes.

13 mins

Landscapes of Longevity

Asa Eslocker and Reuben Rainey, University of Virginia

Blue zones are areas of the world that have been identified as having the longest expected lifespans. What about these places make them “landscapes of longevity”?

14 mins

Parallel Computing

Wu-chun Feng, Virginia Tech

Today, most computers have more than one tiny silicon brain that makes them tick—this is called parallel computing. And yet, kids are still learning to program for only one “brain.”

10 mins

 

 

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