Interesting Fact about Human Skin

The skin serves a crucial function in protecting the body’s physiological condition against microbiological, chemical, and mechanical influences.  Additionally, the skin serves as an immune system and offers a unique UV radiation protection mechanism via the pigments it produces. The epidermis, dermis, and hypodermis are the three layers of skin. The epidermis, the skin’s outermostContinue reading “Interesting Fact about Human Skin”

The First Successful Trial of a Kidney Transplant from a Pig to a Human

In a first-of-its-kind surgery, surgeons at NYU Langone Health in New York City connected a pig kidney to a human patient. An kidney from a pig was successfully transplanted into the patient’s body in New York City, where doctors saw the pink organ work properly for 54 hours. After being unveiled at a press conferenceContinue reading “The First Successful Trial of a Kidney Transplant from a Pig to a Human”

Interesting Facts About Smell and the Disorders Affecting People

What do scientists refer to as the ability to smell? One of the primary senses people have for gathering information about their surroundings is smell. The sense of smell, also known as olfaction sensory neurons, is a unique sense that allows people to detect smells. To activate the smell sense, molecules are inhaled and attachContinue reading “Interesting Facts About Smell and the Disorders Affecting People”