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A small pool of stem cells replenishes the human body with about 200 billion new blood cells daily.
IRVINE, Calif., Jan.
Researchers from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill have discovered a way to create red blood cell-mimicking particles, which are possible building blocks in the creation of synthetic blood.
A team of scientists has created particles that closely mirror some of the key properties of red blood cells, potentially helping pave the way for the development of synthetic blood.
Patients with diabetes, kidney disease and anemia who donâ€™t respond to treatment with an anti-anemia drug have a higher risk of cardiovascular disease or death.
Although the incidence of malaria has declined in all but a few countries worldwide, according to a World Health Organization report earlier this month, malaria remains a global threat.
LAKE ZURICH, Ill., Dec. 16, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Fenwal, Inc., a global medical technology company focused on improving blood collection, separation, safety and availability, announced today the U.S.
Staphylococcus aureus bacteria bind best to human hemoglobin
Red blood cells (RBCs) have the very important role of carrying oxygen from the lungs to the rest of the body; therefore, disorders that affect RBCs can have a significant impact on quality of life.
SAN DIEGO, Nov.
- Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.