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Scientists have figured out how to create blood vessels in 3D printed organs, a breakthrough that may eventually lead to artificial organs.
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People with Type 1 diabetes walk an endless tightrope daily, monitoring their blood glucose levels and manually taking insulin by injection or from a pump. Not any more.
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An artificial heart may help patients survive while awaiting a heart transplant, although the devices remain risky 10 years after they were approved, according to a US study Thursday.
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cientists have developed a " second skin", which is a new type of pressure sensor , that prevents amputees from developing sores from rubbing against their artificial limbs.
Last Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014, 11:59
In a bold attempt to make body parts using stem cells, scientists in a north London hospital are growing noses, ears and blood vessels in the laboratory.
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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.