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3D facial analysis could help identify children with rare conditions

Facial features can reveal medically important informationSpatial Information Systems Research Limited (2018), Richard Palmer (2019) By Ruby Prosser Scully Children with rare conditions could be diagnosed quicker thanks to 3D facial analysis software. Richard Palmer at Curtin University in Western Australia and his colleagues have developed a tool that can spot subtle, but important, differences… Read More »

Price of life-changing drug for college senior's rare disease hiked from free to $375,000

Price of life-changing drug hiked from free to $ 375,000: Family of college senior with rare disease devastated as they say it is the ONLY thing that allows him to walk, talk and eat Will Schuller has a rare, life-threatening autoimmune disease called LEMS the leaves him unable to walk or even stand if it… Read More »