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Meet the paralyzed woman with the bionic body
One day, humans may not need breasts
The top causes of U.S. health care waste
These goats produce human breast milk
The Morning Briefing: Pharmaceutical patents
Your body double is an iPad on a Segway
Body parts we can now grow in a lab (photos)
The Morning Briefing: The future of stem cell research
U.S. military develops implantable muscles
Russians "grow" synthetic voiceboxes
Scientists reach "holy grail" of tissue engineering
Kicking the smoking habit: By vaccination?
Making HIV treatment simple: The new 'quad' pill
The best parrot genome you've ever read
Electronic coach helps swimmers in the water
The darker side of data analytics, cyber 'profiling'