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July 28, 2011 /  Nivea

Artificial Lung Mimics Real Organ’s Design and Efficiency

A new artificial lung has reached efficiencies akin to the genuine organ, using air — not pure oxygen as current human-made lungs require — for the source of the essential element. The device is a major step toward creating an easily portable and implantable artificial lung.

via Artificial Lung Mimics Real Organ’s Design and Efficiency: Small Device Works With Air, Pure Oxygen Not Needed

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