AbioCor Total Artificial Heart is the first electro-hydraulic heart implanted in a human.
Grade Range: 6-12
Resource Type(s): Interactives & Media, Interactives & Media
Date Posted: 10/18/2010
Get an introduction to some of today’s top researchers and the basics of biotechnology, biofuel, genetics, health, and agriculture. This video features interviews with four leading scientists in biotechnology who tell us what drew them to the field: Dr. Pardis Sabeti, Assistant Professor of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University; Dr. Jay Keasling, Chief Executive Officer, Joint BioEnergy Institute, U.S. Department of Energy; Dr. Karen Nelson, Director, Rockville, Maryland, Campus of the J. Craig Venter Institute; Dr. Robert Fraley, Executive VP and Chief Technology Officer, Monsanto Company