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53 Physics and Medicine Innovations

Nobel Prize Winners Announced

— October 7, 2008 — Science
The announcements for the Nobel Prize winners began Monday and will continue until October 13, then will culminate December 10 when the Nobel Prize winners are awarded at a ceremony in Stockholm.

Announcements already for 2008 Nobel Prize winners includes the Nobel Prize winners for Medicine which went to Harald zur Hausen, Francoise Barre-Sinoussi and Luc Montagnier who focused on disease-related viruses. The Nobel Prize winners for Physics which went to Yoichiro Nambu, Makoto Kobayashi and Toshihide Maskawa who discovered broken symmetry in nature.

In honor of those Nobel Prize winners, this cluster highlights 20 innovations in medicine and physics.

Nobel Prize winners for Chemistry, Literature, Peace and Economics are still to be announced.
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Live Cell Imaging Breakthrough
Live Cell Imaging Breakthrough
Nanopoint Celltray
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50
3D Digital Dissections
3D Digital Dissections
Cyber Hearts
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49
Malaria Cure Underway
Malaria Cure Underway
Scientific Breakthrough
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48
New Material Could Provide Alternative Heart Disease Treatment
New Material Could Provide Alternative Heart Disease Treatment
Heart Assist Webbing
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47
Space Medicine
Space Medicine
Kibo Japanese Experiment Module
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46
Electronic Noses
Electronic Noses
Medical Noses to Sniff the Scent of Disease
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45
Sony PS3 Finding A Cure For Cancer
Sony PS3 Finding A Cure For Cancer
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44
Scientific Threesome
Scientific Threesome
3 Parent Embryo Could Cure Genetic Diseases
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43
Oxycyte
Oxycyte
Man Made Life Saver 50x Better Than Blood
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42
Scientific Zen
Scientific Zen
Sandpendal Draws With Earth's Rotation
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41
Reusable $300 Camera Pill
Reusable $300 Camera Pill
Detects Early Signs of Cancer
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40
Glow-In-The-Dark Medical Gadgets
Glow-In-The-Dark Medical Gadgets
Transluminal Catheter
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39
3D Medical Simulators
3D Medical Simulators
PerioSim for Dental Students
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38
Portable Medical Information
Portable Medical Information
Zaptag
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37
Global Warming Increases Flesh Eating Disease
Global Warming Increases Flesh Eating Disease
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36
Tiny Robot Performs Medical Treatment
Tiny Robot Performs Medical Treatment
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35
Intelligent Bra with Sensors
Intelligent Bra with Sensors
Vertical Breast Displacement Discovery
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34
Skin Antennas
Skin Antennas
Wireless Connection for Medical Implants
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33
Medical Wikipedia
Medical Wikipedia
Medpedia
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32
Geeky Physics Rap Songs
Geeky Physics Rap Songs
Large Hadron Collider CERN by AlpineKat
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31
"Real" Perpetual Motion Machine
"Real" Perpetual Motion Machine
Perepiteia
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30
Video Games Help Detect and Cure Depression
Video Games Help Detect and Cure Depression
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29
New Cancer Treatment
New Cancer Treatment
Nanoexplosions
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28
Science Stopping Lawsuit
Science Stopping Lawsuit
Huge Atom Smasher Could Destroy World
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27
Medical Nanotechnology Breakthroughs
Medical Nanotechnology Breakthroughs
Nanohealing Material Stops Bleeding
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26
The Intelligent Toilet.  Receive a medical check-up while doing your business.
The Intelligent Toilet. Receive a medical check-up while doing your business.
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Dr Develops Enzyme That Destroys AIDS
Dr Develops Enzyme That Destroys AIDS
HIV Hunter
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24
Handheld Medical Scanner
Handheld Medical Scanner
SilhouetteMobile
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23
Breakthrough Creates Enhanced 3D Visualizations
Breakthrough Creates Enhanced 3D Visualizations
Philips Brilliance iCT Scanner
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22
Disease Detection by Breath
Disease Detection by Breath
Laser Analysis Finds Cancer, Diabetes, Asthma & More
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21
No More Needles
No More Needles
Philips Develops Breath Test for Diabetics
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20
Nintendo helping to create diabetes management game
Nintendo helping to create diabetes management game
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19
Anti Stupidity Pills
Anti Stupidity Pills
German Researchers Close to Breakthrough
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18
Toys for Children With Cancer
Toys for Children With Cancer
The Dilus
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17
Orbo
Orbo
Perpetual Motion Machine or Pie in the Sky?
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16
Hangover Cure in a Bottle
Hangover Cure in a Bottle
HangOverAir Beats Hair Of The Dog
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15
Dermal Displays
Dermal Displays
Programmable Body Art
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14
Smart Bra
Smart Bra
Underwear Detects Breast Cancer
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13
Bizarre Science Awards
Bizarre Science Awards
The Ig Nobel Prize Goes to Diet Coke Spermicide
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12
Textile Nanotechnology Breakthrough
Textile Nanotechnology Breakthrough
Self-cleaning Fabrics
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11
Nano Tech Detects Bone Growth
Nano Tech Detects Bone Growth
Superior Orthopedic Implants
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10
Check Your Diabetes Using Your Cellphone
Check Your Diabetes Using Your Cellphone
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9
Modern Medical Breakthroughs
Modern Medical Breakthroughs
10 Ingenious Medical Treatments
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8
Cell Phones for Diabetics
Cell Phones for Diabetics
The Infopia LG Glucophone
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7
Shoe Insole Detects Diabetes
Shoe Insole Detects Diabetes
Zephyr Shoe Pod
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6
Painless Diabetes Testing
Painless Diabetes Testing
Pelikan Sun Medical Lancet
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5
Bone Injector Drills
Bone Injector Drills
Vidacare EZ-IO Wins Medical Innovation of the Year
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4
Scientific Smelly-Feet Cures
Scientific Smelly-Feet Cures
Nanotechnology Socks
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3
Opulent Medical Gadgets
Opulent Medical Gadgets
Gold Hearing Aid, Bling Asthma Inhaler
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2
Cars That Monitor Sugar Levels
Cars That Monitor Sugar Levels
M-POWERED Car for Diabetic Drivers
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1
High Tech Diabetes Tools
High Tech Diabetes Tools
Ninos Systems
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