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Sep 24, 2015 04:55 PM ET // Rachael Rettner, LiveScience
A man who had been paralyzed for five years after a spinal cord injury, was able to walk about 12 feet.
Sep 23, 2015 08:50 AM ET // Renee Morad
A series of multi-spectrum cameras assess an individual’s diet, alcohol consumption, physical activity, smoking habit and metabolic risk.
Sep 22, 2015 12:46 PM ET // Tracy Staedter
Ingestible sensors could test for bacterial infections, check for diseases and monitor medication levels, among other things. Continue reading →
Sep 9, 2015 09:20 AM ET // AFP
Using immune cells as bait, the device attracts tumor cells circulating in the bloodstream.
Jul 28, 2015 12:50 PM ET // Renee Morad
The advance could someday help track the spread of diseases, such as cancer. Continue reading →
Jul 14, 2015 12:00 PM ET // AFP
The vaccine could be useful in remote areas where it's difficult to find trained medical personnel.
Jul 11, 2015 08:00 AM ET // Renee Morad
A laser system senses the range of molecules present in a person's breath sample to pinpoint disease. Continue reading →
Jun 26, 2015 02:45 PM ET // Renee Morad
A more detailed and accurate prototype could allow physicians to better diagnose and treat heart disease. Continue reading →
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