iPhone http://michiganradio.org en Stateside: An app for that ancient manuscript http://michiganradio.org/post/stateside-app-ancient-manuscript <p><em style="line-height: 1.5;">The following is a summary of a previously recorded interview. To hear the complete segment, click the audio above.</em></p><p>There is now an app for reading an ancient text.</p><p>The Papyrus App “Picture it: EP” allows one to browse the pages of the oldest existing manuscript of the letters of St. Paul.</p><p>Professor Arthur Verhoogt, Associate Professor of Papyrology and Greek at the University of Michigan helped design the app.</p><p>“The text is the most ancient manuscript of the letters of Saint Paul that exist. It dates to about [the year] 200,” said Verhoogt.</p><p>The texts are kept in a secure vault. Tue, 29 Jan 2013 23:02:56 +0000 Michigan Radio Newsroom 10990 at http://michiganradio.org Stateside: An app for that ancient manuscript New app designed for early skin cancer detection http://michiganradio.org/post/new-app-designed-early-skin-cancer-detection <p>Every year, two million people in the United States get diagnosed with skin cancer, and 50,000 of them have melanoma.</p><p>Early detection is important for successful treatment, but regularly seeing a dermatologist to monitor skin health can be expensive and inconvenient.</p><p>Enter <a href="http://www.cancer.med.umich.edu/news/skin-cancer-mobile-app-2012.shtml">UMSkinCheck</a>. The University of Michigan Medical School debuted the free app earlier this month. Dr. Michael Sabel, an associate professor of surgery at U of M, was the primary physician involved in the project.</p> Fri, 20 Jul 2012 18:14:29 +0000 Michigan Radio Newsroom 8374 at http://michiganradio.org New app designed for early skin cancer detection