Tags: health

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  1. Re-engineering a Healthy Eye Tissue to Restore Damaged Eyesight

    02 Aug 2007 | | Contributor(s):: Margarita Shalaev

    Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is an eye disease that is the leading cause of blindness in the USA and Western Europe. It affects over one million people in the United States alone. One of the symptoms of AMD is a diseased Bruch’s membrane, which is an important layer in the eye. Our...

  2. [Illinois] Computational Microscopy for Health and Technology

    27 Sep 2013 | | Contributor(s):: Klaus Schulten

    It is today becoming possible to view and study biological systems on the cellular scale using computational methods, offering insights into new solutions to mankind's health and energy needs. Engineers and scientists at our NIH Center for Macromolecular Modeling and Bioinformatics have worked...

  3. [Illinois] Mobile Phone Nanosensor Platform at Molecular Precision for Environmental Health Diagnostics

    05 Oct 2014 | | Contributor(s):: Gang Logan Liu