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    A Laser Points Toward Disease Diagnosis

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    According to the latest reports from the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs and the World Health Organization (WHO)1,2, life expectancy has more than doubled in the last two centuries, from less than 30 years to over 70, thanks to both life-saving scientific innovations and health improvements. But the rise in life expectancy increases issues of morbidity, primarily driven by the high prevalence of chronic diseases, such as cardiovascular disease, cancer, diabetes, and arthritis. This has serious consequences for nations’ health and health care systems.

    Reducing the incidence of chronic disease and further improving survival rates are not possible without timely and accurate diagnoses. A critical starting…

    Feb, 06 2020 |

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