Tag: Washington University School of Medicine


Phishing attack risks leak of 80,000 patient records

April 3, 2017

Via: HealthcareITnews

A Washington University School of Medicine employee fell victim to a phishing attack that may have compromised 80,270 patient records. The medical school learned of the incident on Jan. 24 — seven weeks after the phishing attack occurred on Dec. […]

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On-chip processor the first step in point-of-care asthma and tuberculosis diagnostics

August 3, 2015

Via: Sciencedaily Health

A device to mix liquids utilizing ultrasonics is the first and most difficult component in a miniaturized system for low-cost analysis of sputum from patients with pulmonary diseases such as tuberculosis and asthma. The device, developed by engineers at Penn […]