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Myanmar Beauty Queen seeks Redressing of Wrongs

Myanmar Beauty Queen seeks Redressing of Wrongs A beauty queen from Myanmar, May Myat Noe, has sought a redressing of wrongs which she perceives were perpetrated against her.

Sep 2 2014, 8:16am CDT

MIT's robotic limbs pave the way for real-life Doc Ock

MIT's robotic limbs pave the way for real-life Doc Ock They are unlike the prosthetic limbs; they wont replace but will compliment the real ones

Jun 4 2014, 12:53pm CDT

4 Deaths Linked To Thoratec Heart System Thoratec Corporation today issued an urgent safety advisory about a serious problem with a key component of the HeartMate II LVAS system. The company said 4 patients had died and 5 patients had a loss of consciousness...

Mar 4 2014, 6:56pm CST

First Amputee Has Touch Restored With Bionic Hand The researchers at the École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne (EFPL) in Switzerland and the Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna (SSSA) recently developed a completely new sensory feedback channel which allowed a Danish 36...

Feb 6 2014, 9:33am CST

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New Robotic Arm With Touch Perception

New Robotic Arm With Touch Perception HEALTHBEAT: Scientists wire man's arm to robotics in quest for artificial hand that can feel WASHINGTON (AP) — It's not quite the bionics of science fiction, but European researchers have created a robotic hand that...

Feb 6 2014, 3:57am CST

Experiment adds sense of touch to artificial hand HEALTHBEAT: Scientists add sense of touch to robotic hand, a step to more lifelike prosthetics WASHINGTON (AP) — To feel what you touch — that's the holy grail for artificial limbs. In a step toward that goal, European...

Feb 5 2014, 6:56pm CST

I4U news

American College of Cardiology Announces Late-Breaking Clinical Trials The American College of Cardiology announced the lineup of late-breaking clinical trials for its upcoming annual meeting in Washington, DC. The opening session will include the most eagerly anticipated trials...

Jan 31 2014, 8:45pm CST

FDA Grants Earlier Than Expected Approval For Medtronic's CoreValve

FDA Grants Earlier Than Expected Approval For Medtronic's CoreValve The FDA today approved Medtronic’s CoreValve transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) system for patients with severe aortic stenosis who are unable to undergo conventional open-heart surgery. The approval came...

Jan 17 2014, 4:11pm CST

I4U news

The Rise Of The Biobot: Mixing Biology And Technology In a recent article posted on the The Guardian website, author and new-age guru Deepak Chopra made an interesting observation. “A cyborg future is coming. Man’s relationship with machine is merging and machines are an...

Jan 10 2014, 2:51pm CST

Medtronic Pacemaker to Slash Heart Risks

Medtronic Pacemaker to Slash Heart Risks The all-new Medtronic pacemaker may be just the device that cardiac patients have been looking for. It will probably slash risks of future heart damage among this group of patients.

Nov 19 2013, 4:00am CST

MIT Heals The Blind

MIT Heals The Blind Let's forget about consumer gadgets for a minute. Netbooks and RAmos Android MIDs and smartphones and gaming consoles are awesome, but every new release in the last year pales in comparison to what MIT has just cooked...

Sep 24 2009, 10:12am CDT

iPods to Interfere with Pacemakers?

iPods to Interfere with Pacemakers? A study by a 17-year-old high school student showed electrical interference in 50% of the cases when the iPod was held just 2 inches from the patient's chest for 5 to 10 seconds. The study was examining 100 patients...

May 11 2007, 7:05am CDT

IIP Retina Implant

IIP Retina Implant The retina implant developed by IIP combines medicinal and information technology with micro-systems technology. A blind patient has a unique microchip implanted in their eye, wears special glasses with an integrated...

Jun 16 2005, 5:00am EST