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 […]

Skin and Melanin About More Than Complexion

Skin and Melanin About More Than Complexion

The darker the skin, the less likely one is prone to burn in the sun. “Black Don’t Crack”, is an old-school adage proudly touted by some African Americans with respect to how dark skin tends to hold its firmness and elasticity. This darker skin providing scores of Africans, natives of India, and native Australians with […]

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