External Resources:

  • Documents
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  • Organizations
    • Medical Device Security Center is a cross-disciplinary research initiative on medical device security, privacy, safety, and effectiveness.
    • The International Genetically Engineered Machine competition (iGEM) is an organization dedicated to the study and practice of  Synthetic Biology.  Student teams are given a kit of biological parts at the beginning of the summer from the Registry of Standard Biological Parts. Working at their own schools over the summer, they use these parts and new parts of their own design to build biological systems and operate them in living cells.  In effect, they are ‘biohackers’ who are exploring and manipulating biological systems for scientific purposes.
    • BioBricks Foundation (BBF) is a not-for-profit organization founded by engineers and scientists from MIT, Harvard, and UCSF with significant experience in both non-profit and commercial biotechnology research.
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    • UCLA Wireless Health program is dedicated to improving the timeliness and reach of healthcare by development and application of wireless network-enabled technology solutions combining personal communication devices, wireless wearable sensors, and other technologies integrated with medical enterprise computing.