Facial expressions are essential to social interactions and self-confidence, so imagine not having the ability to smile. Thanks to an innovative surgery being done at St. Louis Children’s Hospital, a lovely young lady has gone from being unable to smile, to sharing her smile with the world! St. Louis Children’s Hospital is only one of a handful of pediatric centers across the country that focus on facial reanimation surgery.
This series explores the latest science and technology news in the St. Louis area.
New Drug Delivery Method to the Brain is Tested in Locusts
Washington University engineers are exploring a new drug-delivery method to the brain using gold and locusts!
SMART Cells: Stem Cells Edited to Fight Arthritis
Researchers rewire stem cells' genetic circuits to autonomously produce a biologic drug when the cells encounter inflammation from arthritis.
Veterinary Motion Analysis Lab Hopes to Improve Orthopedic Treatments for Pets and People
Veterinary Motion Analysis Lab could lead to better orthopedic treatments and procedures for small animals and humans.
All About Science: Entrepreneur Creates Genius Games
Genius Games is a series of card and board games that teach players about atoms, ionic bonds and cell biology and structure.
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New Weight-Loss Stomach Pump Device Rids Body of Food Before Digestion
Meet one aspiration therapy patient who is losing weight. He once weighed over 400 pounds.