3D Printing: Medical Applications | Michael Balzer and Pamela Scott | TEDxCibeles

Translator: Reiko Bovee Reviewer: Maki Sugimoto Michael Balzer: Hola. That’s about the extent of my Spanish, (Laughter) but I learned one new word yesterday, and that’s cráneo, skull. I’m the guy who created my wife’s skull to save her life, her eye and even her soul. No, not really. I was part of a team […]

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Gene Therapy for X-Linked SCID

[Music] As a newborn, Max Agit was diagnosed with X-linked severe combined immunodeficiency, or SCID-X1. This rare disorder is caused by gene mutations that prevent infection-fighting immune cells from developing and functioning normally, leaving affected babies susceptible to severe infections. In 1991, Max received a bone marrow transplant from one of his parents, but this […]

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What happens when you have a disease doctors can’t diagnose | Jennifer Brea

Translator: Joseph Geni Reviewer: Camille Martínez Hi. Thank you. [Jennifer Brea is sound-sensitive. The live audience was asked to applaud ASL-style, in silence.] So, five years ago, this was me. I was a PhD student at Harvard, and I loved to travel. I had just gotten engaged to marry the love of my life. I […]

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