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Science isn’t complete until it’s communicated. But sometimes, words alone won’t do a subject justice. That's where the Department of Art as Applied to Medicine comes in. See how they're using art to translate complex phenomena and share scientific breakthroughs with the world.
In recent years, researchers have hotly pursued immunotherapy, a promising form of treatment that boosts the body’s own immune system to better fight cancer and infection. A major challenge to its success has been the inability to produce enough trained immune cells to have a lasting impact, but researchers may have a solution. Learn how a new technique could bring immunotherapy to widespread clinical use.
Blood clots develop after almost 15 percent of soft tissue transplant surgeries, threatening the delicate new tissue and requiring invasive follow-up procedures. But a Johns Hopkins startup company has a solution. Find out how it's using ultrasound to detect clots as they form.