A study presented in Clinical Endocrinology has identified that kisspeptin may be a potential biomarker for the diagnosis of PCOS. The scientists found that levels of serum kisspeptin were higher in patients with PCOS compared to patients without, they concluded further research is needed.
According to a study presented in Menopause, women who undergo premenopausal bilateral oophorectomy have an increased risk of developing chronic illnesses in late mid-life. These illnesses include arthritis, obstructive sleep apnea, asthma and broken bones.
British researchers have developed a ‘transformative’ AI foundation model (RETFound) that uses retinal scans, which may help to diagnose eye disease including diabetic retinopathy, as well as heart attacks, stroke, and Parkinson's disease. The study is published in Nature.