A Japanese Man Has Become the First Recipient of Donated, Reprogrammed Stem Cells

We already donate blood to save lives. Stem cell donations may be next.

March 30, 2017

3D-Printed Silicon Organs Are Helping Surgeons Save Lives

These multi-colored models are changing how surgeons operate.

March 9, 2017

Doctors Gave This Man a New Face

The procedure took 56 hours and required the help of 60 doctors and nurses.

February 20, 2017

New Surgery Can Give the Legally Blind 20/20 Vision

Millions of people suffer brain injuries each year, now we can give some back their sight.

December 13, 2016

Magnets Are Changing The Way Doctors Treat Scoliosis

Thanks to this method, children with scoliosis no longer need to undergo invasive, frequent surgeries.

October 6, 2016

The Future of Surgery: Robo-Snakes that ‘Slither’ Down Your Throat

The robots are taking over!

August 4, 2016

Robots Could Be Performing a Third of U.S. Surgeries by 2021

Watch the da Vinci Surgical System in action.

August 3, 2016

FDA Approved Device Uses Ultrasound Instead of A Knife

The doctor can actually watch as the tremor reduces in real time.

July 25, 2016

This Synthetic Dog Can Breathe, And It’s Saving Lives

This synthetic dog has a heartbeat, a circulatory system, and it can breath.

June 8, 2016

Stroke Survivor Walks Again After Doctors Inject Stem Cells Directly into Brain

This work is causing doctors to question the extent to which brain damage is permanent and truly irreversible.

June 3, 2016
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