Biomedical engineering
Biomedical engineering (BME) is the application of engineering principles and design concepts to medicine and biology for healthcare purposes (e.g. diagnostic or therapeutic). This field seeks to clos...
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How Close Are We To Downloading The Human Brain?
Downloading your brain may seem like science fiction, but some neuroscientists think we’ve already started down a path to make it a reality. Follow How Close Are We? for more stories like this!
This trippy-looking visualization reveals neural connections in a human brain
This trippy-looking visualization reveals neural connections in a human brain.
'Brainprint' Can Identify You With 100% Accuracy
Your unique 'BrainPrint' can identify you with 100% accuracy!
Scientists Have 3D Printed a Human Cornea For the First Time
Scientists Have 3D Printed a Human Cornea For the First Time.
Neurons forming connections in vitro.... - Neuroscience News and Research
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SF safe injection sites expected to be first in nation, open around July 1 - San Francisco Chronicle
San Francisco is on track to open its first two safe injection sites this July, a milestone that will likely make the city the first in the country to embrace the controversial model of allowing drug ...
These commuters are implanting microchips...
These commuters are implanting microchips in their hands to replace train tickets.
These tracks make it possible for disabled people to move around the house on their own
These tracks make it possible for disabled people to move around the house on their own
Brain implant boosts human memory by up to 30%.
Brain implant boosts human memory by up to 30%.
Future Treatments For Spine And Spinal Cord Injuries
Future Treatments For Spine And Spinal Cord Injuries
Growing human body parts in labs sounds like a myth, but scientists are making it a reality
Growing human body parts in labs sounds like a myth, but scientists are making it a reality. Be sure to follow How Close Are We? for more episodes like this!
Life saving leaves.
A spinach leaf has been transformed into beating human heart tissue.
The World’s First Bionic Kidney Is All Set To Replace Dialysis in Just Two Years
Scientists in the USA have now developed the world’s first bionic kidney that is all set to end dialysis in two years.
Scientists Have Developed Surgical Glue That Seals Wounds in 60 Seconds
Scientists have developed an elastic, adhesive surgical glue that could transform emergency treatments by sealing up critical wounds in the skin or the organs, without the need for staples or sutures....
Printable Meds
A technology that can print pure, ultra-precise doses of drugs onto a wide variety of surfaces could one day enable on-site printing of custom-dosed medications at pharmacies, hospitals and other loca...
Clinical engineering
Clinical engineering is a speciality within biomedical engineering responsible primarily for applying and implementing medical technology to optimize healthcare delivery. Roles of clinical engineers i...
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Medical devices
A medical device is an instrument, apparatus, implant, in vitro reagent, or similar or related article that is used to diagnose, prevent, or treat disease or other conditions, and does not achieve its...
Medical equipment
Medical equipment (also known as armamentarium) is designed to aid in the diagnosis, monitoring or treatment of medical conditions.
There are several basic types:A biomedical equipment technician ...
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Medical technology
Medical technology is Medical Technology, which is a proper subset of health technology, encompasses a wide range of healthcare products and is used to diagnose, monitor or treat diseases or medical c...
Medical imaging
Medical imaging is the technique and process of creating visual representations of the interior of a body for clinical analysis and medical intervention. Medical imaging seeks to reveal internal struc...
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Neural engineering
Neural engineering (also known as neuroengineering) is a discipline within biomedical engineering that uses engineering techniques to understand, repair, replace, enhance, or otherwise exploit the pro...
Prosthetics
In medicine, a prosthesis, (from Ancient Greek prósthesis, "addition, application, attachment") is an artificial device that replaces a missing body part, which may be lost through trauma, disease, or...
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Tissue engineering
Tissue engineering is the use of a combination of cells, engineering and materials methods, and suitable biochemical and physicochemical factors to improve or replace biological functions. While it wa...
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Polyaxial screw
A polyaxial screw is used for connecting vertebrae to rods in spinal surgery. It is essentially a screw whose spherical head is enclosed on a housing, which allows the screw a range of motion along se...
SF safe injection sites expected to be first in nation, open around July 1 - San Francisco Chronicle
San Francisco is on track to open its first two safe injection sites this July, a milestone that will likely make the city the first in the country to embrace the controversial model of allowing drug ...
P. A. Venkatachalam
Paruvachi Ammasai Venkatachalam is an Indian academic.
Venkatachalam joined the Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering of College of Engineering, Guindy, Anna University as a facu...
P. A. Venkatachalam - Wikipedia
Gräfenberg's ring
Gräfenberg's ring is a flexible ring of silk suture, later versions of which were wrapped in silver wire. It was an early IUD, a birth control device. Gräfenberg's ring was the first IUD used by a si...