China: A Rising Star in the Life Sciences

(DGIwire) – Having become a leader in global trade, China isn’t resting on its laurels. As recently reported in the journal Science, the populous nation is now focusing its efforts on the sciences. According to the Science article, Chinese universities, along with the Chinese Academy of Sciences, have created award schemes aimed at attracting scientists […]

How Are High-Tech Tools Shaping the Future of Healthcare?

(DGIwire) — When you hear of a combination of robots and teddy bears, it might call to mind visions of the 1998 cult classic Small Soldiers, in which mechanized toys come to life and terrorize a family. But Dr. Peter Weinstock, who directs the Simulator Program at Boston Children’s Hospital, and Cynthia Breazeal, who directs […]