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Pharma firms could soon use 3D printers to create drugs

Researchers at Glasgow University are experimenting with 3D printers and novel tech called "reactionware" to print drugs.

By Apr. 18, 2012

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Genetically modified tobacco plants to fight HIV?

U.K. researchers announce approval to launch the first human clinical trial of a genetically modified anti-HIV microbicide called P2G12, grown in Germany.

By Jul. 19, 2011

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A breath of salty air for patients with cystic fibrosis

How surfers in Australia inspired the development a new device that taps the benefits of salt water mist to treat cystic fibrosis patients.

By May. 24, 2013

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Google fined £300m over drug-dealing adverts

Google's been hit with a massive fine after displaying Canadian drug adverts in the US, where the drugs in question are illegal.

By Aug. 25, 2011

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3D-printed 'magic arms' give little girl new reach

Customized 3D-printed appendages let Emma Lavelle, and other kids with limited upper-body movement, play alongside their friends with new freedom.

By Aug. 6, 2012

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Personalized superhero action figures: You are Iron Man!

It's your turn to save the world! Slap a 3D-printed sculpt of your own head onto the superhero action figure body of your choice.

By May. 29, 2012

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NoSQL in the real world

There's much hype around NoSQL databases, but are developers using them in the real world? One development shop tells me yes.

By Feb. 10, 2010

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Your next prescription: Apps

I've seen too many companies with great technology fail at attacking the healthcare market. Here are two that might actually make it.

By Oct. 21, 2011

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Future of medicine under the microscope

Leading experts in the medical field, as well as dozens of entrepreneurs, practicing physicians, and others interested in how exponential technologies can affect our lives are meeting at FutureMed.

By May. 13, 2011