What’s a “Variant of Uncertain Significance?” A VUS? | PLOS Blogs Network

  Seven words someone taking a genetic test doesn’t want to hear: “You have a variant of uncertain significance.” A VUS. Instead of a yes or no answer – a gene has a mutation or VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE What’s a “Variant of Uncertain Significance?”…

Artificial intelligence will soon help paramedics recognize heart attacks

January 28, 2018 When someone goes into cardiac arrest, “the chance of survival decreases about 10 percent with each minute,” said Adele Peters at Fast Company​. Time is of the essence. Recognizing that the patient has actually entered cardiac arrest — the first step in…