Last Updated: Tuesday, March 04, 2014, 11:11
The first patient fitted with an artificial heart made by the French company Carmat has died, the hospital that had performed the transplant in December said on Monday.
Last Updated: Friday, February 21, 2014, 16:13
Scientists claim to have made an inexpensive artificial muscle that is about 10 times stronger than human muscles.
Last Updated: Wednesday, February 19, 2014, 11:08
A patient with terminal heart failure is in "satisfactory condition" two months after becoming the first person to be fitted with Carmat`s artificial heart which is designed to beat for several years, his hospital said.
Last Updated: Sunday, February 09, 2014, 16:17
Food and Drug Administration has approved a artificial heart valve device that does not require major open surgery.
Last Updated: Thursday, February 06, 2014, 11:19
Dennis Aabo Sorensen lost his left hand when a firework rocket he was holding exploded during New Year`s Eve celebrations 10 years ago, and he never expected to feel anything with the stump again.
Last Updated: Thursday, January 30, 2014, 20:44
American doctors have successfully implanted artificial retinas in two near-blind patients.
Last Updated: Tuesday, January 14, 2014, 01:46
In a step that would change the treatment of leukaemia in coming days, German scientists have developed artificial bone marrow that may be used to make hematopoietic stem cells.
Last Updated: Saturday, January 04, 2014, 10:33
German scientists have developed a prototype of artificial bone marrow, which can simplify the treatment of leukemia in a few years, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) announced Friday.