This new technology from Harvard could treat infections in the bloodstream.
This invention has a lot of promising applications in the medical community.
With the world's smallest implant, you can use your smartphone to monitor your own blood.
It's been discovered that panda blood contains an antibiotic compound that's vastly more powerful than anything we've got right now.
Getting a blood test is a huge pain in the arm. Not only is it a literal pain in the arm, but your blood has to be sent off to a lab somewhere and processed and analyzed and computerized, which is expensive and takes forever. This card, called the V-Chip, can run 50 different blood tests in seconds right before your very eyes, for just $10.
One cow contains approximately eight gallons of blood. When cows are magically turned from things that smell bad into things that taste good, all of that blood generally goes to waste. But it need not be wasted, for it can now be used to make large structures and waterproof bricks that also happen to look kinda like fresh-baked brownies. Mmm, brownies.
One of the problems with implantable electronic medical devices like pacemakers, is that you need to get a new one installed with fresh batteries every few years. This tiny power turbine could end that routine, by using your own blood flow to generate power for recharging the pacemaker.
Normal lamps run on electricity, so you probably don't think much about having them on all day. But a lamp that runs on human blood? Yeah, you'll think twice about turning that on. In order to use the Blood Lamp,...
Blood drives and the entire concept of blood donation may soon be a thing of the past if some British scientists have their way. They're working on developing synthetic human blood that can be manufactured en masse and used on...
The same magnetic technology that allows a computer hard drive to read and write data could be used to spot cancer in its earliest stages — something that, for many forms of cancer, means the success in treating it is...