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French Patient Recovering Well After Receiving First Long-Term Artificial Heart
2013-12-30 07:02:21

Less than two weeks after becoming the first person ever to receive a long-term artificial heart, a 75-year-old Frenchman is said to be recovering well.

Artificial Heart Using Space Tech Approved For Human Trials In France
2013-12-05 14:45:57

French company Carmat produced their first completely artificial heart earlier this year with the help of aerospace giant Astrium. Carmat applied Astrium’s expertise in building spacecraft to guarantee the necessary precision and durability for an artificial human organ like a heart.

2013-11-14 23:31:05

Austrianova, announced today that Nuvilex, Inc, has acquired the exclusive worldwide rights to use the cellulose-based live-cell encapsulation technology, Cell-in-a-Box®, for the development

Prosthetic Hands More ‘Eerie’ Than Robotic Hands
2013-11-12 18:34:48

A new study by The University of Manchester found people would prefer to look at robotic hands rather than prosthetic hands.


Word of the Day
pudic
  • Easily ashamed, having a strong sense of shame; modest; chaste.
  • Of or pertaining to the external organs of generation.
The word 'pudic' comes from French pudique, from Latin pudīcus, from pudet ("it shames"). (Wiktionary)
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