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Machine learning uncovers potential new TB drugs

Machine learning is a computational tool used by many biologists to analyze huge amounts of data, helping them to identify potential new drugs. MIT researchers have now incorporated a new feature into these types of machine-learning algorithms, improving their prediction-making ability. Using this new approach, which allows computer models to account for uncertainty in the… Read More »

Machine Learning May Facilitate Headache Disorder Diagnoses – AJMC.com Managed Markets Network

To improve standardization of headache disorder diagnoses, the International Classification of Headache Disorders (ICHD) was created and consists of chapters on primary headache disorders, secondary headache disorders, and painful cranial neuralgias/facial pain. However, the clinical application of the ICHD may be challenging for physicians who are inexperienced in headache medicine, the researchers noted. Neurophysiological tests,… Read More »

Learning how to mourn during a pandemic

This is part of our Coronavirus Update series in which Harvard specialists in epidemiology, infectious disease, economics, politics, and other disciplines offer insights into what the latest developments in the COVID-19 outbreak may bring. As the death toll of the COVID-19 pandemic grows, so does our grief — and our need to process it. But… Read More »