Artificial intelligence can accelerate clinical diagnosis of fragile X syndrome

An analysis of electronic health records for 1.7 million Wisconsin patients revealed a variety of health problems newly associated with fragile X syndrome, the most common inherited cause of intellectual disability and autism, and may help identify cases years in advance of the typical clinical diagnosis. Researchers from the Waisman Center at the University of […]

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SoftBank to take 40% stake in warehouse robotics firm AutoStore for $2.8 billion

SoftBank Group Corp has agreed to buy a 40% stake in AutoStore for $2.8 billion, the Norway-based robotics firm said on Monday, in yet another big investment by the conglomerate in warehouse automation technology that optimizes e-commerce operations. The Japanese company will acquire the stake from funds affiliated with AutoStore‚Äôs majority shareholder Thomas H. Lee […]

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Richard Okorogheye: Best friend of missing student says ‘I can’t sleep or eat’

The best friend of missing university student Richard Okorogheye said she is struggling to process the teenager’s sudden disappearance. The 19-year-old from Ladbroke Grove, west London, went missing on March 22 after telling his mum he was going to visit a friend. CCTV traced the Oxford Brookes University student to a residential street in Loughton, […]

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