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Yale University researchers have reported an important first step in regenerating fully functional lung tissue that can exchange gas â€“ the most critical function of the lungs.
Researchers have created a device that mimics a living, breathing human lung on a microchip.
Possible drug targets identified to alleviate critical symptoms associated with emphysema.
Using ion-selective micro-electrodes electrical signals in plants moving from leaf to leaf could be measured.
By Silva, Viviane Martins da de Oliveira Lopes, Marcos Venicios; de Araujo, Thelma Leite PURPOSE. To analyze the relationship between nursing diagnoses and survival rates in children with congenital heart disease. METHODS.
By Thomas, P J; Paratz, J D SUMMARY A systematic review of randomised clinical trials was conducted to investigate the efficacy and safety of use of the lateral position in the management of ventilated intensive care patients.
How the Earth adapted to life has much to do with the generation of a stable oxygen atmosphere. But how life adapted to Earth often hinges on whether oxygen is a poison. New research on insect oxygen use highlights the novel ways that life has shaped the Earth, and vice versa.
The lung is a vital organ that is a part of the respiratory system. Generally a person has two lungs; however, the body can function with only one. The lung’s main function is to move oxygen and carbon dioxide into and out of the bloodstream through gas exchange. The lungs are located lateral to the heart in the thoracic cavity. Each lung has a tip called the apex, which is superior in the body. The bases of the lungs rest on the diaphragm. They appear to be spongy due to their bundles of...