A material made of elastomer which is not just pliable but can also manage to self-heal itself has been regarded by its researchers to be an upfront candidate as an artificial muscle.
Carmat, a French company, announced that it has fitted a second patient with its artificial heart.
Researchers have reportedly created a magnetic bacteria that could be added to foodstuffs which after ingestion, could help diagnose disease of the digestive system like stomach cancer.
Heart patients waiting for a transplant can survive with an artificial heart in the meantime, a new study found.
Researchers have produced artificial muscles that are capable of lifting 100 times more weight than a human muscle. These artificial muscles have been made from No. 6 fishing line or nylon thread.
Researchers are a step closer toward perfecting a fully functional artificial leaf that will be capable of converting water into hydrogen and oxygen with the help of solar energy.
Researchers found that in mouse models, the brain does not register artificial sweeteners as a reward, which could prompt the brain to want more sugar later.
In a new review compiled by Purdue University researchers, diet soda was once again ruled an unhealthy choice that can lead to obesity and health complications.
Researchers genetically engineering working ovarian tissues in the lab and hope to offer a new treatment of hormone therapy for women in the near future.
They may not be scientifically based, but the need for a solution outside of pharmaceuticals may encourage you to consider such options. When traditional medicine is not quite doing the trick, thinking outside the box and trying one of these options may bring surprising results.