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implants

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Brain implants let paralyzed woman move robot arm

Thanks to electrodes in her brain, quadriplegic Jan Scheuermann can manipulate objects for the first time in years.

By Dec. 17, 2012

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Tiny mic could improve cochlear implants

Electrical engineers unveil a prototype the size of a pencil eraser that would reside in the middle ear instead of worn externally behind the ear.

By Apr. 30, 2012

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Ultrathin silk-based electrodes as brain implants

The flexible electrodes in testing record signals from a cat's brain more accurately than traditionally used, thicker, stiff devices, study finds.

By Apr. 20, 2010

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Bluetooth implants: Why not?

Remember the Borg from Star Trek? Mark my words, implantable devices are not too far off.

By Apr. 28, 2008

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LED-light health implants get under your skin

A team from the University of Illinois has created tiny LED arrays that can be implanted beneath the skin to show the condition of wounds or deliver drugs.

By Nov. 8, 2010

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LED-light health implants get under your skin

Ever wanted to see your health status displayed on your arm? Newly developed LEDs implanted under your skin could do just that.

By Nov. 8, 2010

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Tiny headset could be step toward implants

Could it get lodged in the ear accidentally?

By Apr. 28, 2008

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MP3 breast implants?

MP3 breast implants?

By Oct. 13, 2005

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NSA system designed to attack 'millions' of computers -- report

The US government designed computerized hacking tools to automate the process of compromising computers with attacks that let it harvest data before it is encrypted, new documents show.

By Mar. 12, 2014

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Docs turn to silkworms to spin a better bone implant

Scientists from Harvard and Tufts create silk screws and plates for use in healing bone fractures. Unlike their steel counterparts, these could dissolve in the body and even be used to deliver antibiotics.

By Mar. 5, 2014