How Ultrasound Works
In this second part of our Ultrasound series we look at how the technology behind Ultrasound actually works and how it can 'see' inside your body.
What is Tissue Engineering?
Tissue engineering (also called "Regenerative Medicine") refers to the attempt to create functional human tissue from cells in a laboratory.
What is Medical Ultrasound?
In Part 1 of the Ultrasound Series we present an overview of the technology and describe the common types of Ultrasound you might encounter.
6 Awesome Technologies Your Tax Dollars are Paying to Create
This short video briefly highlights 6 cool technologies that your tax dollars have helped to fund.
Advice for Future Scientists
Researchers from chemical engineering, biomedical and bioengineering, biochemistry, and biophysics give their advice to science students and those who are thinking of going into science.
What are Quantum Dots?
Quantum dots are small semiconducting nanocrystals that can be made up of a variety of different elements such as silicon, cadmium selenide, or cadmium sulfide.
Exercise, Stress, and the Brain
Dr. Paul Thompson talks about how imaging has revealed the positive effects of exercise on the brain as well as the detrimental effects of stress and cortisol on the brain.
Revealing Early Development of Life
Interview with scientists at the NIH, Dr. Hari Shroff, Lab Chief of NIBIB's High Resolution Optical Imaging Lab and Dr. Andrew York.
Imaging Alzheimer's in the Brain
Dr. Paul Thompson discusses the Alzheimer's Disease Neuroimaging Initiative (ADNI), an imaging project that attempts to discover the best predictors and measures of Alzheimer's Disease.