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Tech and Health: Innovative Devices Aren't Science Fiction

May 22, 2014
Tech and Health: Innovative Devices Aren't Science Fiction

From nanomotors to customized prosthetics, check out inventions developed by Cockrell School engineers to provide better health care options in the future.

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Engineers Build World's Smallest, Fastest Nanomotor

May 21, 2014

AUSTIN, Texas  Researchers at the Cockrell School of Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin have built the smallest, fastest and longest-running tiny synthetic motor to date. The team's nanomotor is an important step toward developing miniature machines that could one day move through the body to administer insulin for diabetics when needed, or target and treat cancer cells without harming good cells.

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