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Researchers have created a robot that knows how to laugh with you

Researchers have created a robot that knows how to laugh with you

A laughing robot might be considered ominous, but would it seem less ominous if it laughed at the right time during a conversation? This is a theory that scientists have recently tested. A group of researchers from Kyoto University in Japan simulated a laughing robot called Erica powered by a conversation-driven AI system. Since laughter …

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UTSW researchers use DNA analysis to diagnose heart disease subtypes

UTSW researchers use DNA analysis to diagnose heart disease subtypes

This computer-enhanced image shows interacting chromatin chains – the densely packed structure of DNA. New research from UTSW shows that a machine learning program can diagnose subtypes of heart disease by analyzing how DNA molecules inside heart cells are organized into chromatin. Credit: Horng Ou, Sebastien Phan, Mark Ellisman, Clodagh O’Shea, Salk Institute, La Jolla, …

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