Alex Seifalian: Synthetic windpipe

University College London scientist creates world's first

BBC, Fergus Walsh: I've held a few strange body parts in my hands over the years - all I should stress, in the line of work. They have ranged from mechanical heart pumps to hi-etch prosthetic limbs. But none more life-like than the synthetic trachea manufactured by scientists from University College London. The team, lead by Professor Alex Seifalian, have patented a nanocomposite material which was used to create the first completely synthetic windpipe >>>

15-Jul-2011
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