Sperm Made from Female Stem Cells- All Female Baby Possible

Monday, February 4, 2008

Scientists in the UK have successfully tricked stem cells from a female to develop into sperm.  If these cells are functional then the possibility exists for an “all-female” baby…

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EMR=CloneWars? – Hidden Dangers to Patient Care

Wednesday, January 30, 2008

CRMbuyer is reporting on the benefits of using voice recognition for EMR’s in medicine and presents a series of case studies from the ER.  There is a danger…

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Docinthemachine Research Featured on 20/20! MedTechno Insights From the Day

Thursday, September 6, 2007

I previously wrote about the upcoming National Geographic Special Inside the Living Body and my work featured in the special. I was delighted when the producers of 20/20…

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DITM NG Special Website up- Interview with Wired Magazine

Thursday, September 6, 2007

I previously wrote about the upcoming National Geographic Special Inside the Living Body and my work featured in the special.  I was also interviewed by Wired Magazine about…

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How We Recorded the World’s Highest Resolution Surgical Footage

Thursday, August 2, 2007

  My last post outlines the equipment I used to perform the world’s highest resolution endoscopic surgery.  Here I wanted to share what we had to do the…

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World’s Highest Resolution HDTV Surgical Camera – Ever! – First Exclusive Evaluation

Tuesday, July 31, 2007

  I have previously posted about my research on the use of high definition TV (HDTV) for surgical endoscopy.  I am honored to have participated in the evaluation…

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Embryo Adoption, Stem Cell Research, Partial Birth Abortion Oh My: Breaking News From DITM

Thursday, April 19, 2007

  When does human life begin and what is a human?  Fertility specialists wrestle with this question every day as embryos are created, frozen, thawed, implanted, and discarded. …

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Babies Without Men: Creating Sperm From A Woman’s Bone Marrow

Friday, April 13, 2007

NOTE TO READERS: this post is a copy of the full article and discussion which can be found here- please click for the many many comments Scientists report…

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New Genetic Pap Smear Can Easily Diagnose Hidden Sexually Transmitted Diseases

Wednesday, March 28, 2007

Undiagnosed sexually transmitted diseases are a major health epidemic in the world.  Some of the worst ones have no symptoms.  The cervical cancer screening pap smear has been…

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Beyond Genetic & Prenatal Testing- Pre-embryo Testing – Hiding the Results From the Patient

Wednesday, March 21, 2007

Woody Guthrie Died from Huntington’s Chorea Medviews (host of next weeks grand rounds) has an interesting post about the dilemmas of genetic testing for deadly diseases such as…

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