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Remote-Controlled Contraceptive Implant Lasts 16 Years

Massachusetts-based startup MicroCHIPS has created a contraceptive implant which can last up to 16 years and be wirelessly controlled. Being able to be turned on and off via remote, this contraceptive implant won’t require women to have to ...

Promising Brain Cancer Vaccine Developed

A team at the National Center for Tumor Diseases have developed a promising new brain cancer vaccine that stops tumors in their tracks. Specifically targeting a protein commonly found in various brain cancers, the vaccine has been observed ...

3D-Printed Cast Uses Ultrasound to Avoid Surgery

3D-printing, which allows us to create everything from household objects to even 3D-printed human-hearts, has now been combined with ultrasound technology in an innovative new cast. Exogen, a low-intensity ultrasound system, was first approved ...