Direct-acting antivirals reduce risk of premature mortality and liver cancer for people with chronic hepatitis C

The first prospective, longitudinal study investigating treatment of chronic hepatitis C with direct-acting antivirals finds that the treatment is associated with reduced risk of mortality and liver cancer, according to a study published in The Lancet. The research is the first to demonstrate the clinical effectiveness of direct-acting antivirals on …

U.S. iPhone users spend more and more on apps each year

A recent report unveils that the average U.S. iPhone owner is spending more and more money on apps. Check out the numbers! The post U.S. iPhone users spend more and more on apps each year appeared first on Pocketnow.

Galaxy S10+ banner leaks, reminds us what’s coming 02/20

This picture was allegedly snapped off of a promotional Galaxy S10+ banner of some sort, reminding everyone what to expect on February 20. The post Galaxy S10+ banner leaks, reminds us what’s coming 02/20 appeared first on Pocketnow.

Benchmark may have reeled in “Sargo,” or Pixel 3 Lite

Even though it says “Google Pixel 4,” we see a codename in this dataset that we’ve been tracking to the Pixel 3 Lite. What’s up here? The post Benchmark may have reeled in “Sargo,” or Pixel 3 Lite appeared first on Pocketnow.

Diagnostic technique reveals protein biomarker that accurately differentiates bladder cancer from benign inflammation

Label-free digital pathology using infrared (IR) imaging with subsequent proteomic analysis for bladder cancer (BC) has revealed the first protein biomarker (AHNAK2) for BC. AHNAK2 differentiates between chronic cystitis (inflammation of the bladder) and a non-muscle invasive-type BC (carcinoma in situ) which is challenging to diagnose. A report in the …