World Cancer Day Celebrated on February 4th

World Cancer Day Celebrated on February 4th

World Cancer Day is recognized internationally on February 4. The idea behind this day is to bring awareness to the potentially deadly disease known as cancer. It was first recognized in 2000 at the first World Summit Against Cancer. This event was held in Paris, France. Each year nearly nine million people die from cancer […]

Skin Grafts Heisted

Skin Grafts Heisted

This week 54-year-old Gary Dudek was arrested for allegedly heisting skin grafts. He worked at a regenerative medicine firm in Pennsylvania where he ordered epidermal material for Mercy Philadelphia hospital. Between November 2011 and July of 2013, he may have ordered up to 200 fleshly splices without authorization. The hospital never received the grafts so authorities went looking for […]

Skin the Next Electronic System

Skin the Next Electronic System

Virtually imperceptible, light-as-a-feather electronic systems could next be hosted on human skin. New advances in electronic foils have yielded products that are virtually unbreakable and conformable to any shape, including wrinkles in the skin. Electronic devices will no longer need to be carried along but, instead, will be rendered as an indistinguishable layer on the […]

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