Genetic Engineering Today and Possibilities for the Future

Genetic engineering is a very current and still developing area of science with huge potential. Genetic engineering has a wide scope of possible uses; it is already being used in everyday life. It has been theorised to be one of the most revolutionary strains of science, which will be be of great significance in actually …

A comparison between conventional radiotherapy and proton beam therapy

Conventional Radiotherapy Conventional radiation therapy utilizes high energy waves in order to kill cancer cells and prevent their division. The high energy waves used, are photons in the form of x-rays, that work through altering the DNA of our cells. This then leads to an inability of cell division. When we want to use radiotherapy, …

AI in Healthcare

Artificial intelligence or AI is a branch of computer science dealing with the simulation of intelligent behaviour in computers, or the capability of a machine to imitate intelligent human behaviour. It has been a very hot topic recently due to its capabilities, such as driving cars or being household assistants (Siri, Cortana, google home, etc.). …