We have a new paper out today in (open access). "The History of Farm Foxes Undermines the Animal Domestication Syndrome"
The CODES trial – an RCT of cognitive behavioural therapy for dissociative (functional) seizures are published in today. This thread will explore the results 1/
How does evolution shape minds? In Dominic Dwyer, and I argue that genetic evolution acts at the edges, on peripheral cognitive processes, via Baldwinisation - learned characteristics sink in. 🧵
Soooo excited to see this out - deep learning for medical image classification by doctors with NO coding experience using #DeepLearning #AutoML #OpenSource
What strikes us as standing in need of explanation? When is it acceptable to declare something a mystery? New open access paper from my lab looks at these questions in the domains of science and religion, with and Emlen Metz.
Our thoughts on the use of PSMA-PET-CT as baseline staging in #prostatecancer are now online in Short summary 👇 1/4
Our review on African aDNA is out in COGD. Vicente and Schlebusch 2020 -- Thanks Mario!
If interested in how we incorporate a GA #gerionc into a busy #radonc clinic, please check out our new invited article () and our sa-cme session at #ASTRO20. Always interested in ways to improve care for older adults.
How do we forget different aspects of an episodic memory? Our opinion article "Forgetting across a hierarchy of episodic representations" with Bardur Joensen and is now available online
Delighted to share our new Molecular Cell paper. Terrific team effort from . Single cell RNAseq of >100,000 myelofibrosis HSPC reveals molecular and cellular pathways of aberrant megakaryopoiesis & new therapy targets
Fantastic to see this published and provide valuable data to inform patients and clinician choices. Delighted to be part of the team. Qualitative patient experience paper to follow.
Before #ESMO2020 current evidence of targeted txt for aNSCLC with EGFR ex20 ins, 2% of all NSCLC cases. Lots of drugs (table) however, activity of these agents remains lower than EGFR TKI in common EGFR mut
Our new paper examines the economic cost of violence perpetration in severe mental illness. We asked what the cost to society is, and what sectors of society bear this cost 1/
Are specific learning disorders truly specific, and are they disorders? and I address these questions and more in an Opinion piece just published: #openaccess
How do you make a #mentalhealth #advancedirective? Our paper on how we co-produced the PACT template out today
Delighted that our analysis of outcomes based on age in the METEOR trial now published. Cabozantinib improved OS, PFS and ORR in previously treated patients with advanced RCC, irrespective of age.
Curious about curiosity? Check out my new paper with on explanation-seeking curiosity: the flavor of curiosity that leads us to ask "why?"
Nouvelle méta-analyse sur l'#HCQ, qui inclut plusieurs #RCT. Pour rappel, la méta-analyse est considéré le niveau de preuve le plus élevé. SPOILER ALERT : Ca "marche" !
Distracted by ‘distracted pedestrians’? My newest article is available via open access here: There are 3 main empirical findings: 1) 1/3 of transport practitioners believe distracted walking is a LARGE problem, responsible for roughly 40% of ped deaths
Theory for the origin of autoimmune diseases just published. Congratulations
Our study is out today in Lancet Oncology showing the importance of assessing quality of life in patients on drug trials: here survival was same on both treatment arms but QOL v.different!
Happy to share our new review from : How robust are Sleep-Mediated Memory Benefits?
Just out in Studies in Mycology: The global epidemiology of emerging Histoplasma species in recent years by and many more co-authors! Open access available
We need a New Public Health Order to combat infectious diseases that are a serious threat to our social, economic and security wellbeing!
Paper just published! Our new geological data show a key part of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet near Thwaites Glacier thinned between 9000 and 6000 years ago, most likely in response to ice shelf loss. Paper here: Read on for more info. 1/5
My review about how uncertainty could regulate “attention”, learning, and decisions comes out in these uncertain (volatile and risky) times in Much gratitude to the reviewers and the editorial staff at TINS
📢 Article in press and now available online White matter maturation and cognitive-emotional development in adolescents
My paper, The Influence of Maternal Schizotypy on the perception of Facial Emotional Expressions during Infancy, has been published! It investigates whether maternal schizotypy influences social-cognitive awareness during the first 6 months 👶🧠
Fantastic work from and Dee Lynskey supported by and on #Radiotherapy clinical trial support across UK. Superb patient support, investigators and organisations but ⬆️ investment needed in #RadOnc trials. #NCRI_CTRad
An ideal pediatric TB care system would look like this!
Really proud of this work. Bipolar androgen therapy better at ‘resensitizing’ to Enza compared to Abi in mCRPC. #RESTORE BAT also attenuated ARV7 expression but outcomes still poor.
“Rapid assessment of avian species richness and abundance using acoustic indices” – New paper with #Birds #Bioacoustics & #Conservation See thread to find out more 1/10
Out today: "Decentralised energy, decentralised accountability? Lessons on how to govern decentralised electricity transitions from multi-level natural resource governance" This one has been in the works for a long time 1/
Nice start to a Monday, new ms out: "Patterns of urinary cortisol levels during ontogeny appear population- rather than species-specific in wild chimpanzees and bonobos". Hope the linke works, should be #openaccess
🚨 New paper "Monitoring crop phenology using a smartphone based near-surface remote sensing approach" a gold #openaccess publication thanks to support from and around based work on Picture Based Insurance by
Thrilled to announce our new single-cell RNAseq paper investigating cellular hierarchies in #ependymoma. We identified impaired neurodevelopmental trajectories that led to prognostically-relevant signatures & new therapeutic targets
Our new #biosensor #zebrafish is out! It can identify tissue-specific oxidative stress and is great for high-throughput screening of drugs/pollutants. Thanks for suggesting to test PhZ. Open access:
Our OA article "Emergence of the Asian lineage of Zika virus in Angola" now online ! Truly intercontinental detective work by et al thanks to 🔬🦠🌍
New paper in press! Exploring variable selection techniques to identify the most radiation sensitive cardiac sub-structures for lung cancer patients.
Very proud to share that our paper on the #hearths at #AbriPataud is out 🔥 We present a multi-proxy, integrated approach to the study of #Palaeolithic #fire Available open access here: #Pyroarchaeology #Geochemistry #Diagenesis 1/3
Really excited to see our work finally in print! scRNAseq of >100,000 cells from myelofibrosis patients demonstrates megakaryocyte-biased haematopoiesis, pro-fibrotic meg progenitor subsets and identifies G6B as a promising new treatment target (1/2)
Happy Friday #AI #ML #tweeps & #digitalhealth enthusiasts. Be sure to read this #OA paper in 4rm et al showing image recognition algorithms trained by docs with NO coding experience. It’s super clever and the interface is 🙌🏻
Our paper on COPD polygenic risk scores now out! Thanks to #ICGC and rest of team!
Brand new review paper by and me, on the Neural Correlates of Early Executive Function Development - published in Developmental Review today. Really excited to share this with you. Below is a thread on the key things we cover in the paper.
Delighted 2 share our national situational analysis of the Colombian Surgical, Anesth. & Ob system using 6 LCOGS indicators
Advancing our understanding of pain in infants using fMRI-based signatures of evoked brain activity! Delighted to see our work in print in . Well done team!
Tired of using the classical models to test #nanoparticles? Have a look at this game changer, #zebrafish is the new alternative! The results of a great collaboration are finally out on ! Great Job and Fede Fenaroli.
You never forget the first #love! Proud to share a commentary on #CD14 and #COVID19 written with some of the #fathers of this #PRR! Many reasons CD14 might play important roles during #lung #inflammation and #cytokine #storm! #SARSCoV2 #DAMP #oxPAPC
Seminars in Nephrology has an entire issue devoted to social media in the discipline of nephrology. The mastermind highlights the contents here:
A great reason to finally activate this twitter account is Patrick Hoffmann's paper on ER-PM contacts
I'm delighted to share the latest paper from my PhD, now available gold open access in Earth and Planetary Science Letters: We found morphometric evidence for changes in sediment-discharge regime during the formation of an esker on Mars! 🛰️🔴❄️💧
Here is our work investigating bacterial & fungal co-infection in hospitalised patients with SARS-CoV-2. Low rates of confirmed bacterial / fungal infection on admission; late onset infection (line and ventilator assoc.) more frequent 1/n
An important new review article on #adolescent #vaping from the Journal of Adolescence. #ECigarette use and the developing brain.
My last autopsy as a resident (year 2012). It was a Rabies Encephalitis secondary to cat bite. Not good memories because of the Anti-Rabies serum and post-exposure profilaxis :( The paper:
No social media issue would be complete without mentioning #podcasts. and masterfully summarize the literature around medical podcasting. Nice touch with the embedded infographic!
How do you make nuclear pores away from the nucleus? Our paper online today #development #Nuclearpores #microscopy 1/11 [a thread]
Please also read our editorial in the same journal where we honestly lay out the strengths and limitations of this observational study
How do you make nuclear pores away from the nucleus? Our paper online today #development #Nuclearpores #microscopy 1/11 [a thread]
Evaluating #HealthyGreenCarpet in : contextualising urban reconstruction and health #implementation #politicalagency coproduce outcomes
Encouraging early outcomes for inoperable #pancreascancer treated w/ 50 Gy/5 fx on #MRIdianLinac w/ adaptive replanning. More mature analysis coming soon. #MiamiCancerInstitute
New article in Environment International with Richard Sharpe, Ben Wheeler and others on energy efficiency and health - shows some evidence of sealing hypothesis for certain energy efficiency measures
Sharing our outcome from the 2nd #ESTRO Physics workshop on Quantitative imaging in radiotherapy: from current status, recommendations and challenges to identification of future key research areas #medphys #radonc
Happy to share our paper in quantifying socioeconomic #inequalities in #HIVtesting uptake in 16 sub-Saharan African countries & assessing their trends in the past decades: w/ A. Bekelynck E. Ouattara L. Temime !
How to estimate macroscopic urban transportation model parameters from mobile phone data? Read our latest study from in collaboration with ’s team at UC Berkeley -
"A single neural #network for cone-beam computed #tomography-based #radiotherapy of #head-and-neck, #lung and #breast #cancer" is now available as an #ESTRO2020 highlight & co.
Out now: Exploring psychology of redistribution with
In new work, we show that rats given long access to sustained (90 s) cocaine infusions take much more cocaine than rats given intermittent access to fast (5 s) cocaine infusions do - but the latter show more incentive motivation to take the drug.
Pleased to share this recent collaboration with Prof Etzel Cardeña and Dr Richard Litwin, in which we examined patients' subjective experiences of dissociative (functional) and epileptic seizures
Our study in ⁦⁩ ⁦⁩ providing novel framework for GBM therapeutic development ClarkChen ⁦⁩ ⁦⁩ ⁦⁩ ⁦⁩ ⁦⁩ #neurosurgery #glioma
Our work on #Massospora (Entomophthoramycotina; Zoopagomycota) fungus which manipulates behavior of #cicada is now published [OA] work lead by w/ many collaborators including #NSFunded
New article is out: Gender, power and emotions in the collaborative production of knowledge on #Wikipedia, with Sudeep Bhatia (). It was a pleasure working on this!
Endothelial Injury and Thrombotic Microangiopathy in COVID-19: Treatment with the Lectin-Pathway Inhibitor Narsoplimab
New paper & funded by : Liberal trade policy is associated with inequalities in food insecurity, with poor ppl in low-income countries losing out while affluent ppl in high-income countries benefit most
Our new paper: when fast making decisions, males attributed hostile intent while women attributed accident
Paper out with , , and many others: Addiction-related traits and the microbiome. A pleasure working with you all!
CNN didn't read the editorial
Conservation agriculture improves soil hydraulic properties - our recent paper shows!
New paper w series of meta-analyses of modafinil, methylphenidate and d-amphetamine effects on cognition. Efficacy for cognitive enhancement questionable from data so far
•Post Arab Spring the trajectory of the SC has differed in the three countries. •Egypt occupies one end of the spectrum and Tunisia the other upper end.
Our work under the great mentorship of published in . #ctDNA in #MBC captures tumor heterogeneity across subtypes and identifies clinically relevant alterations.
Confirmation by Early Oncologic Outcomes After Surgery of the Accuracy of Intermediate-risk Prostate Cancer Classification Based on Magnetic Resonance Imaging Staging and Targeted Biopsy
Not true, the only good book written in Europe before the Enlightenment in fact shows a sophisticated understanding of the root of numeration in psychological need for symmetry
If you are interested in arbitrating between DDMs, urgency gating or collapsing boundary models to describe the behavior of observers in perceptual decision-making tasks, then check out our paper() and accompanying toolbox ().
Mielenkiintoista - meidän tuoreen artikkelin mukaan edes perustulotasolla eläminen Suomessa ei riitä pysymään 1.5 C tavoitteessa: Kysely: Suomalaisista 80 prosenttia pitää elämäntapaansa ympäristön kannalta kestävänä
Congrats to lead author Wan Chen Lin from the Wilbrecht lab! Applying the adaptive developmental plasticity framework to interpret environmental influences on the maturation of the dopamine system and related behaviors.
Our new paper at “Coronavirus in Brazil: The heavy weight of inequality and unsound leadership”, w/ my amazing friend & forever advisor Inadequate leadership, inequalities, overcrowded favelas and #COVID19 pandemic 👉🏾
Development of a CTC-based gene expression classifier associated with resistance to abi and enza in mCRPC. Huge credit to Jae-Seung Chung, a urologist and visiting fellow from South Korea, who helped lead this effort.
3/ Fantastic companion article on the genetics of blood traits in European-ancestry populations: disease predictions, allelic series and a lot more by and colleagues
The article by Volker Krey ea about energy system costs in climate solution models () isn't very clear about this.
Our new article on the Energy Transitions Index is out (open access)! The result of a terrific partnership between and
Our new paper "Allocation of US$105 billion in global funding from G20 countries for infectious disease research 2000-17" in w/ shows just $30million/yr allocated to Coronavirus research
Closing the gap between HIV and syphilis testing (and treatment) in pregnant women could prevent hundreds of thousands of stillbirths and neonatal deaths. There are new tools that make this a no brainer.
Check out our latest work - published today in : Biological and clinical characteristics of gene carriers far from predicted onset in the Huntington's disease Young Adult Study (HD-YAS): a cross-sectional analysis
In our new paper in Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews we show that you need building characteristics, socio-economic variables AND psychological variables in order to accurately predict household energy consumption. And that decision trees are cool.
New paper w/Yang Zhao & John Lee Multimorbidity, health service use & catastrophic health expenditure by socioeconomic groups in #China - rural & low income population face greater risk of impoverishing health expenditures #equity #UHC
SAVERA’s baseline paper titled ‘An Exploratory Study of the Prevalence of #MentalHealth Symptoms among Girls living in 5 Childcare Institutions in Goa and Mumbai’ has been published in the journal of Clinical Epidemiology and Global Health. Read more
Supports hypothesis of relationship between ADCC & outcomes (EFS;OS) with differences possibly due to a drift in ADCC of originator.