Veins

11.20.13
Evena's smart glasses offer nurses a through-the-skin view of patients' veins (video)
11.20.13

Evena's smart glasses offer nurses a through-the-skin view of patients' veins (video)

It's not always easy for nurses to find the right vein for an intravenous drip -- the target vesse...

By J. Fingas,   11.20.13
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07.03.12
Researchers use 3D printer, sugar, to create a fake artery network for lab-grown tissue
07.03.12

Researchers use 3D printer, sugar, to create a fake artery network for lab-grown tissue

Printing a chocolate heart is easy enough, but how about an actual organ? There are folks working...

By A. Santos,   07.03.12
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09.08.11
Scientists develop blood swimming 'microspiders' to heal injuries, deliver drugs
09.08.11

Scientists develop blood swimming 'microspiders' to heal injuries, deliver drugs

Scientists at Penn State would like to release tiny spiders into your blood -- no, it's not the p...

By L. Leavitt,   09.08.11
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08.28.09
Hitachi builds 3mm-thick vein scanner in its Transylvanian lair
08.28.09

Hitachi builds 3mm-thick vein scanner in its Transylvanian lair

Hitachi has always been hot for vein authentication modules, and its latest iteration takes the w...

By Vlad Savov,   08.28.09
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