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Biomedical Videos 

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Biomedical News

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Biomedical in the Engineers Journal

Early intervention via AI-based risk prediction brings fresh hope for pancreatic cancer sufferers

Researchers develop advanced machine-learning models that outperform current methods in detecting pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma.

Battle of the bugs: Taking on superbugs with tiny machines

Instruments smaller than a human hair are being designed to eradicate antibiotic-resistant bacteria and fight cancer.

Mechanical engineers design a robotic replica of the heart’s right chamber

The realistic model could aid the development of better heart implants and shed light on understudied heart disorders.

Happy days: How the quest to turn cannabis into a potent medicine may be bearing fruit

Marijuana shows promise in treating illnesses ranging from depression and addiction to arthritis and epilepsy.

Engineers design more powerful RNA vaccines

The new approach could lead to intranasal vaccines for Covid-19 and other respiratory diseases.

How cutting-edge brain implants are restoring sight to the blind

European researchers are striving to improve the technology that could one day help blind people see again.


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