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Blood test for specific metabolites could reveal blocked arteries

A Duke Health pilot project suggests that in the near future, a blood test could show whether arteries carrying blood to the heart are narrow or blocked, a risk factor for heart disease. According to the 40-person study published in the journal PLOS ONE, emergency patients who underwent a treadmill stress test and showed signs… Read More »

2019 Preview: Teeth will reveal our species’ deep evolutionary past

Robert Clark/National Geographic Image Collection By Michael Marshall Next year, we will start to learn what a host of ancient animal and early human remains really are, thanks to new techniques for identifying even fragmentary pieces. Over the past decade, DNA analysis has overturned our ideas of human evolution. It has revealed that humans interbred… Read More »