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Searching in vein: a history of artificial blood
For centuries scientists have sought an artificial substitute for blood. Equipped with modern nanotechnology and a humbler strategy, bioengineers think they’re closer than ever.
All Donated U.S. Blood Should Be Tested For Zika, FDA Advises
Not just in Zika hot spots
Scientists Are Figuring Out How To Change Blood Types
All thanks to a little enzyme
Polymer Cloak Gives Blood Cells Anonymity, Possibly Allowing Universal Transfusions
Anyone who has ever donated blood has learned his or her blood type, such as AB, O negative, etc., which … Continued
Better Than Blood?
A man-made, pure-white compound called Oxycyte carries oxygen 50 times as effectively as our own blood. Researchers are betting that itâ€™s the best way to treat Americaâ€™s leading cause of...