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New contrast agent for early diagnosis of brain metastases

A group of researchers led by Leif Schroeder from the Leibniz-Forschungsinstitut fuer Molekulare Pharmakologie (FMP) have found a way to detect metastases in certain types of cancer in the brain at an early stage, using only minimal amounts of contrast agent. To this end, the team uses a synthetic molecule that helps to detect the […]

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Germany has a depression problem

The people in Germany in comparison to the population of other EU States more frequently symptoms suggestive of Depression. The EU health interview survey (Ehis), the Robert Koch Institute published. Accordingly, depressive symptoms, with 9.2 percent of the respondents in Germany are significantly more likely than the EU average of 6.6 per cent. The rate […]