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Generating Power from a Heart

Thu, 06/03/2010 - 8:37pm
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

A tiny, nearly invisible nanowire can convert the energy of pulsing, flexing muscles inside a rat's body into electric current, researchers at Georgia Institute of Technology have shown. Their nano generator could someday lead to medical implants and sensors powered by heartbeats or breathing.

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