Washington, June 26 (ANI): While animal drug trials have been facing huge criticism from ethical groups, scientists have now created artificial organs
like liver, skin, intestine and windpipe that may revolutionise the way new medicines are being tested.
With over 20 years of experience on the forefront of artificial organs
and circulatory care, and heading the world's most active ventricular assist device program (VAD), Dr.
With the supply of donor organs stagnating in the past five years, the medical community's resistance to artificial organs
is gradually decreasing.
Even now, scientists are using individual artificial organs
such as hearts and livers to test products, though they are still substituting the animals in the initial stages, they have their drawbacks.
Sharma was a pioneer who cultivated an atmosphere nationwide for the growth of basic and technology oriented research in the area of Biomaterials, Artificial Organs
and Tissue Engineering and brought together the professionals from various faculties to improve the quality of their approach in biomaterials research.
35pm, Film4 Two agents for a futuristic medical firm, played by Forest Whitaker and Jude Law, set out to repossess artificial organs
from those who cannot keep up with their payments.
may instead one day help repair or even replace a person's damaged tissues.
The robot with a human face unveiled at the Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum was built by London's Shadow Robot Co to showcase medical breakthroughs in bionic body parts and artificial organs
A MILLION-dollar bionic man, complete with artificial organs
, synthetic blood and robot limbs, goes on display at London's Science Museum this week.
Complete with artificial organs
, synthetic blood and robot limbs, it was assembled by robotics experts for Channel 4 documentary How To Build A Bionic Man.
Summary: A bionic man, with artificial organs
and limbs has gone on display in London.
Summary: Japanese researchers have created a functioning human liver from stemcells, a report said, raising hopes for the manufacture of artificial organs
for those in need of transplants.
Among the topics are artificial organs
, assistive technology and rehabilitation engineering, bioethics, biomechanics, biomedical sensors, clinical engineering, medical informatics and bioinformatics, medical imaging, and prosthetic and orthotic devices.
Other projects to be implemented include a medical warehouse, an artificial organs
department and educational and administrative buildings at King Abdul Aziz Specialist Hospital.
Tuesday 26/7/2011 10am Artificial organs
Health Faculty Building