Bills-Jets had an uncalled taunting foul on Spencer Brown, given the Cassius Marsh “posturing” standard

In bending over backwards to defend referee Tony Corrente’s Gran Torino moment from two Monday nights ago, the NFL decided that “posturing” toward an entire sideline after a big play counts as taunting. While it provided a semi-plausible explanation for the decision to flag (and later fine) Marsh, it created a standard that won’t be […]

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Assay for patient-specific monitoring and treatment for ovarian cancer

Around 870 cases of ovarian cancer are reported in Belgium every year. Most of these patients are treated with surgical interventions and/or chemotherapy. Molecule-specific therapy or immunotherapy are some of the latest approaches that have been investigated recently for ovarian cancer treatment, but with no major breakthroughs in overcoming this challenging disease. Now, a new […]

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Activision Blizzard’s rot goes all the way to the CEO, alleges bombshell report

Activision Blizzard CEO Bobby Kotick has been aware of sexual misconduct allegations at the company for years and has had his own history of harassment and abusive behavior, according to a bombshell report in The Wall Street Journal. The report contains many shocking and previously unreported allegations about Activision Blizzard, which has been under intense […]

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Blood-based biomarkers for brain tumours

Researchers at the Indian Institute of Science (IISc), along with collaborators, have identified potential blood-based biomarkers to predict disease progression and survival times in those with late-stage brain tumors. The team included researchers from the Centre for BioSystems Science and Engineering (BSSE) at IISc, the Mazumdar Shaw Centre for Translational Research and Mazumdar Shaw Medical […]

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Mum who scoffed cheese in pregnancy says ‘obsessed’ toddler now won’t eat anything else

Maddy Alexander-Grout, 38, and her husband James, 40, say their fussy daughter Harriet, “turns her nose up” at anything other than her favourite food, cheese A mum believes that scoffing cheese while pregnant has caused her ‘stubborn’ toddler to become addicted to cheddar. Maddy Alexander-Grout, 38, and husband James, 40, say they have tried ‘ […]

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