Last Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014, 15:46
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.
Last Updated: Thursday, March 27, 2014, 19:31
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.
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.