biological tissue

Lighting up your innards for incision-less surgery


June 27th, 2012 - 5:54 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 27 (IANS) If only doctors could operate without ever having to cut through your tissues or even diagnosing cancer, simply by seeing tumours inside with a tool as ... Read more...

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‘Electronic skin’ patch will do many things


August 12th, 2011 - 7:05 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 12 (IANS) American scientists have created little patches of 'electronic skin' that might heal wounds and monitor a patient's heart rate in the near future. "What we are ... Read more...

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Prosthetic limbs that can be ‘connected to brain using light’


October 18th, 2010 - 6:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 18 (ANI): Prosthetic metal limbs, which are often rejected by body, may become history as scientists are developing limbs that would be connected to brain with light.Scientists at the Southern ... Read more...

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New experiment shows how to see through opaque materials


March 9th, 2010 - 12:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 9 (ANI): A new experiment conducted by scientists has shown that it's possible to see through opaque materials and detect objects hidden behind them.Materials such as paper, paint, and biological ... Read more...

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Scientists create soft and tough fibres that closely resemble biological tissue


May 16th, 2009 - 1:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 16 (ANI): A group of Australian and Korean researchers have successfully used a robust network of DNA strands and carbon nanotubes to create supersoft sponge-like material whose mechanical properties closely ... Read more...

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Researchers develop artificial tissue that mimics real ones


May 16th, 2009 - 12:22 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 16 (IANS) Researchers have developed a unique, highly porous, sponge-like material whose properties mimic those of biological soft tissues. Australian and Korean researchers, led by Goeffrey M. Spinks, used DNA strands ... Read more...

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Prenatal alcohol exposure linked to cognitive dysfunction


December 20th, 2008 - 5:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, December 20 (ANI): Prenatal exposure to alcohol increases the risk of cognitive dysfunction, according to a new study. The results of the study suggest that alcohol can damage white matternerve ... Read more...

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New non-invasive technique for quick, painless diagnosis of surface cancers


January 19th, 2008 - 3:31 pm ICT by admin
Washington , Jan 19 (ANI): A QUT medical physics researcher has devised a new non-invasive diagnostic technique that can help in quick and painless detection of surface cancers.The technology, developed by Jye ... Read more...

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