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.
Personalized 3D Brain Maps to Guide Neurosurgeries
New personalized 3D brain maps can allow physicians to plan and perform surgeries more accurately and safely.
SirenGPS Technology Tested at Fair St. Louis: Hoping to Improve 911 Response Times
SirenGPS is a St. Louis startup that created emergency management software to help first responders find people faster when they call 911.
New Microscopic Technique Could Help Detect, Diagnose Melanomas
The fight against skin cancer just got a new weapon at the University of Missouri.
Label Insight: Providing Product Transparency Through Data Science
Label Insight offers a new level of transparency about what’s inside food and beverage products.
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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!