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BioMedical Engineering

Biomedical Engineering is the biological or medical application of engineering principles or engineering equipment — called also biomedical engineering.

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Is it possible to clone a Dinosaur?

By: Brian Trong-Khanh Nguyen, Journalist
Ever wondered what was the process of cloning a dinosaur? Or maybe why we can't clone it? This article is here to answer some of your questions!
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Artificial Organs

By: Ali Iskander, Journalist
Artificial organs comprise complex medical devices that have active mechanical or biochemical functions such as heart, lung, kidney, liver, pancreas, or neurosensory organs. Artificial organs can be either surgically implanted or extra corporeal (in which blood is temporarily processed outside the patient's body).
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Bioprinting

Printing started out from pasting words or images onto paper in 2D. However, new printers have been developed and put to the use to go beyond the second dimension.  Recently, 3D printers have been going mainstream in many industries. The reasons being is due to the amount of uses it has and the many types there are.
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Brain Computer Interface / g-tech medical engineering by Ars Electronica is marked with CC BY-NC-ND 2.0.

Technology in the Brain

Recently, researchers were able to come down to a decision and have developed neural interface. Neural interface is a technology that links with the nervous system. This technology can be used to stimulate the brain and record movements.
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What Are T-Cells and How Do they Relate To Covid-19

What Are T-Cells and How Do they Relate To Covid-19

By: Brian Trong-Khanh Nguyen, Journalist
T-Cells are vital for eliminating most virus and germs. T-cells are also vital for vaccines being one of the cells that kills viruses.
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MRI Machines: Behind The Scenes

By: Matteo Compart, Journalist
On July 3, 1977, the first MRI Exam was conducted on a human. The use of MRI Machines went up a lot over time and still continues to rise.
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The extent of biotechnology, gene editing, & CRISPR-Cas9:

By: Amy Peng, Journalist
Genes are arranged (from the four nitrogen bases) as the building blocks to DNA, and they can be manipulated and changed using gene editing such as CRISPR.  The ability of CRISPR to fix DNA errors can potentially lead to advancements such as treatments for genetic diseases, create altered traits in organisms, & lead to advanced cell editing.
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Frankel, Felice. 29 June 2021.

This Mask Detects COVID-19

This mask may look a bit off, but it really saves lives. This mask can detect viruses within two hours.
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Tyler Jones, UF/IFAS

Plants Grown in Moon Soil

By: Olivia Sim, Journalist
A team of scientists at the University of Florida have recently made an amazing discovery that proved lunar regolith a suitable substance to grow arabidopsis thaliana, or thale cress. Although the sprouts did indeed show up from the moon soil, the growth was visibly more stunted than the plants in volcanic ash.
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What Happens When You Fall Asleep?

What Happens When You Fall Asleep?

By: Izaak Shaker, Journalist

Your brain has an internal clock, called the SCN (suprachiasmatic nucleus). When the brain gets signaled that it is nighttime, the SCN sends messages to the pineal gland. The pineal gland controls melatonin,...

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Nanobots: Our Tiny Saviors

Nanobots: Our Tiny Saviors

By: Namish Gupta, Journalist

Nanobots are exactly what they sound like. They are tiny, miniscule robots capable of storing and applying medicinal content to the human body, among other things. Currently, the average nanobot is about...

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