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Radiation in medicine – damage and benefits

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Radiation is an essential component in medicine for diagnosis and therapy. It allows a view into the body and the localization and treatment of tumors. This makes it all the more important to protect patients against the harmful effect of radiation. In our interview you can read more about the current state of radiation protection in medicine.

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Elena Blume
Editorial team COMPAMED-tradefair.com

PS: Have you seen our latest video? Here you can see how 3D printing is used for the production of patient-specific models and how important bioprinting is for regenerative medicine.
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Interview: Radiation protection in medicine
Video: BiomaTiCS
Special: 3D printing - Bone replacement
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Radiation protection in medicine: There is still lots of work to be done

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Medical radiation is a double-edged sword: from a diagnostic perspective, it allows us to look inside the human body, while it can also be used to treat cancer. However, each use exposes patients to radiation, which in turn can pose health risks and should, therefore, be avoided. This is where the European joint research program MEDIRAD comes in.
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Radiation protection in medicine: There is still lots of work to be done
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Innovations

Fewer laboratory animals thanks to secondary nanobodies

Antibodies are indispensable in biological research and medical diagnostics. However, their production is time-consuming, expensive, and requires the use of many animals.
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Innovations

Using MRI to understand why some women go into early labor

Scientists are using the latest imaging techniques usually used to map the brain to try and understand why some pregnant women miscarry or go into early labour.
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3D-printing in application and research – BiomaTiCS at Mainz University Medical Center

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3D printing brings with it many design possibilities, and thus many different applications that are also of interest to medicine. At the BiomaTiCS research centre at the Mainz University Medical Center, Germany, we took a closer look at two different applications of 3D printing: the production of patient-specific models and bioprinting for regenerative medicine.
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3D-printing in application and research – BiomaTiCS at Mainz University Medical Center
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Bone replacement: combined processes create near-natural structure

Special

Image: Porous ceramic structure with a hard outer shell; Copyright: Fraunhofer IKTS
Human bones have a hard shell exterior and a soft, spongy interior. To repair damages to bones, surgeons prefer to use material from the patient’s own body or solid fillers, though the latter do not adequately replicate the natural characteristics of bones. This might compromise the process of bone regeneration.
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3D Printing in regenerative medicine: a custom-made treatment?
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