Experimental drug can encourage bone growth in children with dwarfism

Researchers at Johns Hopkins Medicine, the Murdoch Children’s Research Institute in Australia and seven other medical institutions report that an experimental drug called vosoritide, which interferes with certain proteins that block bone growth, allowed the average annual growth rate to increase in a study of 35 children and teenagers with achondroplasia, a form of dwarfism.…

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Presentation: Debuggable Deep Learning

Debuggable Deep Learning Singh: My name is Avesh [Singh], this is Mantas [Matelis]. We’re both software engineers at Cardiogram, as Mike said and we were working on a deep neural network to predict cardiovascular diseases using wearable devices like the Apple Watch. Along the way, we’ve learned a lot about how to build and debug…