Neural network model helps predict site-specific impacts of earthquakes

Journal Reference: Da Pan, Hiroyuki Miura, Tatsuo Kanno, Michiko Shigefuji, Tetsuo Abiru. Deep-Neural-Network-Based Estimation of Site Amplification Factor from Microtremor H/V Spectral Ratio. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, 2022; DOI: 10.1785/0120210300 A new study by researchers from Hiroshima University published on April 5 in the Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America introduced … Read more

AI can predict probability of COVID-19 vs flu based on symptoms

Journal Reference: Farrokh Alemi, Jee Vang, Elina Guralnik, Amira Roess. Modeling the Probability of COVID-19 Based on Symptom Screening and Prevalence of Influenza and Influenza-Like Illnesses. Quality Management in Health Care, 2022; 31 (2): 85 DOI: 10.1097/QMH.0000000000000339 Farrokh Alemi, principal investigator and professor of Health Administration and Policy, and other Mason researchers predict the probability … Read more

Levels of a certain hormone could predict or detect bone loss in premenopausal women

Journal Reference: Arun S Karlamangla, Albert Shieh, Gail A Greendale, Elaine W Yu, Sherri‐Ann M Burnett‐Bowie, Patrick M Sluss, Deborah Martin, Anthony Morrison, Joel S Finkelstein. Anti‐Mullerian Hormone as Predictor of Future and Ongoing Bone Loss During the Menopause Transition. Journal of Bone and Mineral Research, 2022; DOI: 10.1002/jbmr.4525 The findings could help physicians determine … Read more

Scientists can predict carbon transfer in the ocean based on deep-diving tiny organisms

Journal Reference: Trang T. H. Nguyen, Emily J. Zakem, Ali Ebrahimi, Julia Schwartzman, Tolga Caglar, Kapil Amarnath, Uria Alcolombri, François J. Peaudecerf, Terence Hwa, Roman Stocker, Otto X. Cordero, Naomi M. Levine. Microbes contribute to setting the ocean carbon flux by altering the fate of sinking particulates. Nature Communications, 2022; 13 (1) DOI: 10.1038/s41467-022-29297-2 A … Read more

Novel heart ultrasound measures can be used to predict risk of developing dementia

Journal Reference: Wendy Wang, Michael J. Zhang, Riccardo M. Inciardi, Faye L. Norby, Michelle C. Johansen, Romil Parikh, Jeremy R. Van’t Hof, Alvaro Alonso, Elsayed Z. Soliman, Thomas H. Mosley, Rebecca F. Gottesman, Amil M. Shah, Scott D. Solomon, Lin Yee Chen. Association of Echocardiographic Measures of Left Atrial Function and Size With Incident Dementia. … Read more

Artificial intelligence tool may help predict heart attacks

Journal Reference: Andrew Lin, Nipun Manral, Priscilla McElhinney, Aditya Killekar, Hidenari Matsumoto, Jacek Kwiecinski, Konrad Pieszko, Aryabod Razipour, Kajetan Grodecki, Caroline Park, Yuka Otaki, Mhairi Doris, Alan C Kwan, Donghee Han, Keiichiro Kuronuma, Guadalupe Flores Tomasino, Evangelos Tzolos, Aakash Shanbhag, Markus Goeller, Mohamed Marwan, Heidi Gransar, Balaji K Tamarappoo, Sebastien Cadet, Stephan Achenbach, Stephen J … Read more

AI to predict antidepressant outcomes in youth

Journal Reference: Arjun P. Athreya, Jennifer L. Vande Voort, Julia Shekunov, Sandra J. Rackley, Jarrod M. Leffler, Alastair J. McKean, Magdalena Romanowicz, Betsy D. Kennard, Graham J. Emslie, Taryn Mayes, Madhukar Trivedi, Liewei Wang, Richard M. Weinshilboum, William V. Bobo, Paul E. Croarkin. Evidence for machine learning guided early prediction of acute outcomes in the … Read more

Magnetic reconnection breakthrough may help predict space weather

Journal Reference: Peiyun Shi, Prabhakar Srivastav, M. Hasan Barbhuiya, Paul A. Cassak, Earl E. Scime, M. Swisdak. Laboratory Observations of Electron Heating and Non-Maxwellian Distributions at the Kinetic Scale during Electron-Only Magnetic Reconnection. Physical Review Letters, 2022; 128 (2) DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.128.025002 Peiyun Shi’s research is the first-of-its-kind in the laboratory setting and is part of … Read more

Scaling laws in enzymes may help predict life ‘as we don’t know it’

Journal Reference: Dylan C. Gagler, Bradley Karas, Christopher P. Kempes, John Malloy, Veronica Mierzejewski, Aaron D. Goldman, Hyunju Kim, Sara I. Walker. Scaling laws in enzyme function reveal a new kind of biochemical universality. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 2022; 119 (9): e2106655119 DOI: 10.1073/pnas.2106655119 “We want to have new tools for identifying … Read more

How can the computer chip predict the future of gene synthesis?

Journal Reference: Joseph Riolo, Andrew J. Steckl. Comparative analysis of genome code complexity and manufacturability with engineering benchmarks. Scientific Reports, 2022; 12 (1) DOI: 10.1038/s41598-022-06723-5 Computer programming and gene synthesis appear to share little in common. But according to University of Cincinnati professor Andrew Steckl, an Ohio Eminent Scholar, leaps forward in technology in the … Read more