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Necomimi Brainwave-Controlled Cat Ears Price Available – $85 only

Last year, one of my blog posts went viral about Necomimi brainwave-controlled ears. So, the prices are available, will you be buying this neuro-communication gadget?

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Google Science Fair 2011: EEG & Prosthetics Biomedical Project

Looking for an engineering mini project? Here’s 15-year-old Anand Srinivasan with his EEG & Prosthetics Project at Google Science Fair 2011..

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Biomedical Innovation: The First Universal Anesthesia Machine (UAM)

What happens if you are in surgery and the power goes out? No lights, no oxygen — and your anesthesia stops flowing. Well, UAM is a solution, here’s a demo …

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How to Create a Cartilage Using 3D Printer & Living ‘Ink’ [VIDEO]

Here’s a brilliant video by Dr. Lawrence Bonassar from Cornell University, demonstrating how he created cartilage using a 3D Printer and “ink” composed of living cells.

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Top 15+ Biomedical Engineering Technologies of 2011

Happy New Year! So, 2011 had gone past, I found plenty of biomedical technology news which I couldn’t blog about. Let me share those bookmarks today…

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How To Treat Blindness Using a Prosthetic Eye?

A very interesting talk by Neuroscientist Sheila Nirenberg at TEDMED to create sight in people with certain kinds of blindness: by hooking into the optic nerve and sending signals from a camera direct to the brain.

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How To Improve Car Safety from Driver’s EEG signals

Now, scientists at Swiss technological university EPFL are working with Nissan to find out if they could use brain signals to improve car safety.

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The New Speedy 3D X-ray Imaging Systems in Operating Rooms

Fraunhofer researchers are now developing a 3D X-ray system which allows doctors to carry out progress checks and to reduce the risk of complications and follow-up surgery in more complex operations.

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Biomedical Engineering Gets A New Name

Yes, I know, the title of this blog post is crazy. During a 2-day meeting on April 28-29, at AAMI’s Arlington, Va. headquarters, attended by 30 engineers, technicians, educators and corporate leaders, a conclusion was made to rename biomedical engineering as Healthcare Technology Management !

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Necomimi : A New Human Organ using Brain-Wave Sensor

A Japanese team Neurowear have developed a product called Necomimi which takes brain signals from our emotions and turns them into visible actions rendering them in the form of wiggling cat ears. Do watch this 1-minute video below…

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