Technology update

TU 59. Carbon heart valve, anti-aging eye drops & ambulance simulator

The Russian Health Care Week exhibition shows off some of the latest developments in medical research, while the Bakulev Centre for Cardiovascular Surgery announces that it has successfully implanted a patient with a newly-designed full-flow artificial heart valve. Next, Techology Update explores the newest laser scalpels that are being used for dental surgery and goes to Moscow State University, which has been conducting mitochondrial research and exploring plants' chloroplasts with the hopes of stalling the aging process. Then, Technology Update takes a look at technology innovators in Kazan.

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