... such as surgical sutures, hernia repair fabrics, arterial grafts , artificial
skin and parts of artificial
hearts. They were first created 30 years ago by a professor in NC State’s ...
... And the fact that the brain and mind are one makes the separation artificial
anyway.'" (Martin, 2002). These points and some of the other major ... between mind or first-person experience and brain. That this difference is artificial
is taken as good support for a merge between these specialties.
Therapeutic gene modulation
... of gene expression can be mediated at the level of transcription by artificial
transcription factors or at the level of translation through RNA interference .
Artificial induction of immunity
... main articles variolation and smallpox .
Typical site of inoculation in Europe and the British colonies
The earliest recorded artificial
induction of immunity in humans was by variolation or inoculation , which is the controlled infection of a less lethal natural form of smallpox ...
... the ability to recall where certain flowers were located and how recently they were visited. Scientists tracked how often hummingbirds visited eight artificial
flowers filled with a sucrose solution in the birds' feeding grounds. They refilled half the flowers at 10 minute intervals and the other half 20 ...
... the use of robots to help humans cope with a medical disability that otherwise impedes the completion of daily tasks .
Domotics and domestic robots .