Definition of biomedicine
: medicine based on the application of the principles of the natural sciences and especially biology and biochemistry
Recent Examples of biomedicine from the Web
For example, the Marine Research Hub, which is a partnership between the region’s four major universities, is inventorying hundreds of cutting-edge research projects from reef restoration and biomedicine, to fisheries and ecosystems.
The findings have led some experts to conclude that biomedicine suffers from a replication crisis.
Then in March, the Trump administration unveiled a 2018 federal budget proposal that sought to slash federal funding for research on biomedicine, climate and the environment.
Brown visited Nanjing on his last visit, and signed agreements on renewable energy, biomedicine and high-tech agriculture.
Before engineered biomedicines targeting specific symptoms took the helm, most forms of medicine—not just those used by traditional healers—were rooted in natural materials.
Pence will give opening remarks at a meeting about biomedicine with HHS Secretary Tom Price and VA Secretary David Shulkin.
Though the novel doesn’t directly address issues of biomedicine and technology, its central (and sinister) preoccupation is the question of why people are committed to a life defined by death.
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First Known Use of biomedicine
Medical Definition of biomedicine
: medicine based on the application of the principles of the natural sciences and especially biology and biochemistry; also : a branch of medical science concerned especially with the capacity of human beings to survive and function in abnormally stressful environments and with the protective modification of such environments
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