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Microscopic Technology For Better Bionic Body Parts And Medical Devices
2013-08-08 05:08:26

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online A team of researchers at Tel Aviv University (TAU) has developed a way to print biocompatible micro-machines - tiny sensors and motors - that could lead to improvements in medical devices like bionic arms. Such tiny micro-electromechanical systems, or MEMS, are already in widespread use today in a variety of applications from consumer electronics to automobiles and medicine. These conventional MEMS are typically produced from...


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omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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