Monthly Archives: December 2012

Woman feeds herself with mind controlled robotics

Mind controlled robotics are progressing fast. Whilst not specifically cure related this research shows that the brain circuits remain intact many years after injury. For high level quadriplegics this sort technology would make an enormous difference to their quality of…

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Faster, safer method for producing stem cells

A new method for generating IPS (induced pluripotent stem cells) from a patient’s own mature cells allows for the unlimited production of stem cells and reduces production time from nearly two months to two weeks. Using IPS cells also avoids…

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