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“human health”

Dec 15, 2014 03:20 PM ET // Jeremy Hsu, LiveScience
The smart patch could replace some of the 4.2 billion chemical-based patches sold for pain relief every year.
Nov 24, 2014 12:31 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
Researchers examine whether a brain-stimulating device could help prep the brain for physical therapy. Continue reading →
Nov 17, 2014 03:13 PM ET // Tracy Staedter
Magnets could put the brakes on impacts before they happen. Continue reading →
Oct 13, 2014 04:01 PM ET // Tracy Staedter
A test involving polymerase chain reaction, or P.C.R., could be used to amplify genetic information, including that belonging to the virus. Continue reading →
Aug 15, 2014 11:35 AM ET // Dexter Johnson, IEEE Spectrum
In lab tests, star-shaped nanoparticles made of gold show early promise for destroying syn­thetic analogs of the deadly virus.
Aug 14, 2014 09:55 AM ET // Morgen E. Peck, IEEE Spectrum
A website that tracks infectious diseases raised a red flag nine days before World Health Officials sounded the alarm.
Jun 9, 2014 09:40 AM ET // AFP
Brazilian doctor Miguel Nicolelis has led a team of 156 scientists from around the world to create the futuristic exoskeleton.
May 12, 2014 12:10 PM ET // Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
A computer-simulated body could transform the economics and practice of modern medicine.
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