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veins

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Near-infrared device makes veins easier to find

A handheld near-infrared scanner can be used to locate veins in patients and blood donors by mapping them onto the skin.

By November 2, 2014

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The 404 Throwback! Ep. 841: Where we take our show in vein (podcast)

Today's throwback features the fan-favorite, infamous pair of Kenley and Allie. (Original air date: 6/16/11)

By October 3, 2014

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Fujitsu wants you to pay for stuff with your veins

Fujitsu has shown off PulseWallet at CES 2014, a payment system that identifies you by scanning the unique pattern of veins in your hand.

By January 8, 2014

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Blood Sport project vows to game on despite Kickstarter suspension

A crowdfunding project developing gaming hardware that draws real blood plans to keep working to turn its prototype into a blood-donation system after Kickstarter suspended its campaign.

By November 25, 2014

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Gaming system that draws real blood suspended by Kickstarter

A gaming project that draws real blood when you take virtual damage takes a blow after Kickstarter suspends the campaign's funding.

By November 24, 2014

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Surgeons implant lab-grown vein

In an operation that's the first of its kind for the US, surgeons have implanted a bioengineered blood vessel into a human patient.

By June 10, 2013

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Man with kidney disease first in U.S. to get bioengineered vein

In a first-of-its kind procedure, surgeons implant the blood vessel into the arm of a 62-year-old Virginia man with renal failure.

By June 6, 2013

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Tomorrow Daily 085: Philae comet landing, a charitable Stormtrooper, a TableTop guest and more

Scott Loxley is an Australian man with a mission: he's walking the borders of his home continent, hoping to raise AU$100,000 for a Melbourne children's hospital, all while wearing a stormtrooper costume. Lord Vader might not be impressed by Loxley's huge heart, but we sure are.

By November 12, 2014

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Finally, a fitness tracker you wear on your head

The latest wearable gadgets from Israel-based LifeBeam include a hat and visor that track heart rate, calories and other data fitness nuts care about.

By November 11, 2014

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Pay attention: Zwipe is a credit card with a fingerprint sensor

A new biometric bank card aims to give you peace of mind when you pay for items.

By October 17, 2014