Max Little:
Max Little: Il test per il Parkinson con una telefonata

TEDGlobal 2012 · 6:04 · Filmed Jun 2012
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Il morbo di Parkinson colpisce 6,3 milioni di persone al mondo, causando debolezza e tremore, ma non ci sono ancora metodi oggettivi per rilevarlo in anticipo. Il matematico e TED Fellow Max Little sta sperimentando uno strumento semplice ed economico che nei test è in grado di rilevare il Parkinson con una precisione del 99% — con una telefonata di 30 secondi.

Applied mathematician
Max Little is a mathematician whose research includes a breakthrough technique to monitor – and potentially screen for – Parkinson's disease through simple voice recordings. Full bio
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