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bioelectronics

(bī′ō-ĭ-lĕk-trŏn′ĭks, -ē-lĕk-)
n. (used with a sing. verb)
1. The application of the principles of electronics to biology and medicine.
2. The study of the role of intermolecular electron transfer in physiological processes.

bi′o·e·lec·tron′ic adj.

bioelectronics

A neologism for the study of intermolecular electron transfer in biological interactions and metabolism.

bioelectronics

(bī″ō-ē″lĕk-trŏn′ĭks)
The study of the transfer of electrons between molecules in biological systems.
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The Center for Bioelectronic Medicine, which is recruiting for a variety of positions, will also participate in the NANS' job fair on Friday, December 11.
They establish a background for an engineering audience on the physiological constitution of the human visual system, present the different classes of computational retina models, analyze the neural activity metrics, and examine the electronic devices and circuits required to implement a bioelectronic vision system and metrics to determine how well it accomplishes its goal.
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Miniaturized bioelectronic equipment helped paralyzed people communicate and may lead to development of wheelchairs and prosthetic limbs that a patient can control with brain signals (156: 142).
These bioelectronic developments, combined with progress in facilitating interfaces between neural tissues and substrate micro probes, are setting the stage for implantable brain chips.
3M's bioelectronic ear, which helps restore hearing for people with inner ear damage, reflects the company's willingness to go where it has not gone before and to develop products that no one has developed before.
is a bioelectronic detection company developing a telehealth monitoring system to quantify clinical biomarkers and other important disease indicators from a single drop of blood.
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British drugmaker GlaxoSmithKline will increase its focus on bioelectronic medicines with a new venture capital fund, mandated to invest in companies developing the so-called "medicines of the future".