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14-17 September, 2016 • Munich, Germany

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December 2017

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Traditionally, the term life sciences has referred to several branches of science, such as biology, medicine, anthropology, or ecology, that describe living organisms and their organization... Read more

Video Spotlight

Building a Moral Robot - IEEE Spectrum Report

Building a Moral Robot - IEEE Spectrum Report

If robots are going to become a vital part of everyday life, it's important that they know the difference between right and wrong when it comes to decision making. As IEEE Spectrum's Kristen Clark reports, that's why a team of researchers is attempting to model moral reasoning in a robot.

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Feature Article

Deadly and beautiful: The mesmerizing images of cancer research

Deadly and beautiful: The mesmerizing images of cancer research

By Laurie McGinley

The National Cancer Institute's Cancer Close Up 2016 project has collected over 80 striking images of cancer-related cells, tissues and molecules from researchers at two dozen of the nation's leading cancer centers. These images represent important frontiers in cancer research, using cutting-edge molecular microscopy techniques.

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Education & Careers

Life sciences is a wide and dynamic field that is being energized by other disciplines. The boom that has been already observed in the bio-medical domain is extending to other areas of life sciences, accompanied by many career opportunities and more exciting challenges for educational institutions.

Upcoming Activities of Interest to the IEEE Life Sciences Community

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Learn how to model and simulate complex and dynamic behavior in biological systems in this online, edX course.

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