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Electricity from organ movements could soon power body implants

www.InsideCostaRica.com By Jessica Berman / VOA January 23, 2014 (VOA) Someday, implanted medical devices such as a heart pacemaker may be powered by the movement of the body’s organs. Researchers have demonstrated the potential of natural organ motion to do just that. So-called piezoelectric materials produce electrical current when they are stressed or squeezed. Imagine, […]

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