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IIT-Roorkee professor's AI-based software compares lung X-rays to detect COVID-19

The software has been fed a database of lung X-rays of thousands of covid, pneumonia and TB patients to tell them apart, the professor says.

24 Apr 2020 1:37 PM

This Star Trek-inspired machine aims to make X-ray affordable

The Nanox. Arc is an X-ray machine with a design like the Star Trek biobed.

17 Jan 2020 7:45 AM

Doctors 'leave' scissors in woman's stomach during surgery, case booked

The case came to light when the woman on Friday went to the hospital experiencing abdominal pain and underwent an x-ray.

09 Feb 2019 4:21 PM

World's first ever colour X-ray performed on a human

The new device incorporates particle-tracking technology developed for CERN's Large Hadron Collider, which discovered the Higgs Boson.

14 Jul 2018 4:31 PM

Hidden details in Picasso painting uncovered

The scientists were able to analyse 70 per cent of the painting in 24 hours.

18 Feb 2018 6:09 PM


Samsung develops X-Ray detector material with low radiation exposure

The new material is 20 times more sensitive to X-rays and is cheaper to build as well.

14 Oct 2017 2:22 PM

Even low dose of x-rays may harm heart, says study

People who are exposed to low level of ionising radiation show significantly increased risk of cardiovascular damage.

15 Jul 2017 12:57 PM

K'taka: No wheelchair provided, wife drags sick husband for scanning

On May 21, a man was forced to carry the body of his dead wife on a stretcher after hospital authorities refused to render an ambulance.

02 Jun 2017 2:04 PM

World's biggest X-ray laser sees first light

The first laser pulse lasted one second, a frequency that will be increased to 27,000 flashes per second by the start of September.

04 May 2017 8:02 PM