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Body 2.0 : the engineering revolution in medicine

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"Meet scientists who are on the verge of breakthroughs in biomedical engineering. From encouraging the body to regenerate damaged bone and muscle tissue to re-routing visual stimuli to the brain to help blind people see, these discoveries will change medicine radically."--

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Macedon Public Library JUV 610.2 LAT (Text)
Juvenile Nonfiction
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  • ISBN: 9781541528130
  • ISBN: 1541528131
  • Physical Description: 96 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Minneapolis : Twenty-First Century Books, [2020]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 90-92) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction: from wooden toes to biobots -- If a salamander can grow a new leg, why can't I? -- Organs made to order -- Brainpower -- Editing the human genome -- Shining a light on neuroscience -- Designer bacteria -- Careers in biomedical engineering.
Summary, etc.:
"Meet scientists who are on the verge of breakthroughs in biomedical engineering. From encouraging the body to regenerate damaged bone and muscle tissue to re-routing visual stimuli to the brain to help blind people see, these discoveries will change medicine radically."-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
Age 13-18.
Grade 9 to 12.
Subject: Biomedical engineering > Juvenile literature.
Regeneration (Biology) > Juvenile literature.


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