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cardiac

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'Biowire' could be major step toward viable cardiac patches

Tech out of Toronto allows researchers to make mature tissue from human cardiac cell samples for the first time, which could eventually lead to biodegradable surgical patches that remain in the body.

By June 26, 2013

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FDA approves single-lead implantable cardiac defibrillator

The device comes with a cellular-based home monitoring system that allows physicians to detect a range of heart-related events, including silent arrhythmias.

By February 25, 2013

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Nymi bracelet uses your heartbeat as a password

Forget eyes and fingerprints. The Nymi bracelet wants the future of biometric password protection to be your own unique cardiac rhythm.

By September 3, 2013

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Heartbeats now in 3D, no special glasses required

Rhythmia receives FDA clearance in cardiac catheter ablations to diagnose or treat heartbeat abnormalities.

By July 29, 2013

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Ep. 1428: Where we see in HD

A legit iPhone app that can improve your vision beyond 20/20; a new genre of music whose drum beats come from cardiac rhythms; a town begging for Google's attention; and a pro-tip for how to keep YouTube streaming in the background of your iPhone.

By February 19, 2014

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The 404 1,428: Where we see in HD (podcast)

A legit iPhone app that can increase your vision higher than 20/20, a new genre of music whose drum beats come from cardiac rhythms, a town begging for Google's attention, and a pro-tip on how to keep YouTube streaming in the background of your iPhone.

By February 19, 2014

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Heartbeat-powered pacemaker skips the batteries

A prototype cardiac energy harvester out of the University of Michigan could one day harness the beating of a heart to power a pacemaker.

By November 5, 2012

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Smile! We know how fast your heart is beating

MIT researchers can measure someone's pulse just by watching them on video. The new method, which picks up slight head movements, could help detect cardiac events.

By June 20, 2013

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The pacemaker is about to get a whole lot smaller

A team of engineers at Stanford says it's possible to power a tiny, implantable cardiac device using radio waves instead of batteries.

By September 5, 2012

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Youngest female Microsoft Certified Professional dies at 16

A Microsoft Certified Professional at only 9 years old, Arfa Karim passed away on Saturday at the age of 16 after suffering from an epileptic seizure and cardiac arrest last month.

By January 17, 2012