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The Resource The body builders : inside the science of the engineered human, Adam Piore

The body builders : inside the science of the engineered human, Adam Piore

Label
The body builders : inside the science of the engineered human
Title
The body builders
Title remainder
inside the science of the engineered human
Statement of responsibility
Adam Piore
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A tour of the current revolution in human augmentation explores how the world's most innovative engineers are helping people repair traumatic injuries while transcending physical and mental limitations
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Piore, Adam
Dewey number
660.6
Index
index present
LC call number
TA164
LC item number
.P56 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bioengineering
  • Biomedical engineering
  • Synthetic biology
  • SCIENCE / Biotechnology
  • SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Human Anatomy & Physiology
  • SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Neuroscience
Label
The body builders : inside the science of the engineered human, Adam Piore
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [353-366]) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Moving. The bionic man who builds bionic people : replicating the way we move ; The birth of Bamm-Bamm : decoding the genome and rewriting it ; The man with the pixie dust : regenerative medicine and the quest to regrow limbs -- Sensing. The woman who can see with her ears : neuroplasticity and learning pills ; Soldiers with Spidey sense : intuition and implicit learning ; The telepathy technician : decoding the brain and imagined speech -- Thinking. the boy who remembers everything : Viagra for the brain ; The surgeon conducting the symphony : DBS and the power of electricity ; Sudden savants : unleashing the inner muse
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
376 pages
Isbn
9780062347145
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocn941442884
  • (OCoLC)941442884
Label
The body builders : inside the science of the engineered human, Adam Piore
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [353-366]) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Moving. The bionic man who builds bionic people : replicating the way we move ; The birth of Bamm-Bamm : decoding the genome and rewriting it ; The man with the pixie dust : regenerative medicine and the quest to regrow limbs -- Sensing. The woman who can see with her ears : neuroplasticity and learning pills ; Soldiers with Spidey sense : intuition and implicit learning ; The telepathy technician : decoding the brain and imagined speech -- Thinking. the boy who remembers everything : Viagra for the brain ; The surgeon conducting the symphony : DBS and the power of electricity ; Sudden savants : unleashing the inner muse
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
376 pages
Isbn
9780062347145
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocn941442884
  • (OCoLC)941442884

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