synthetic humans

A look inside a lab that builds synthetic humans and animals

Doctors and medical professionals have used cadavers for centuries to better understand human anatomy. But, the use of cadavers have limitations, as they are difficult and costly to store and maintain. Now, scientists at a biotech company in Tampa, Florida, have created an alternative.

SciTech Now Episode 404

In this episode of SciTech Now, a look at a lab that creates synthetic humans and animals; a biomedical engineer finding solutions to health problems; the last standing organisms on earth; and a reptile club that educates people about timber rattlesnakes.