Plastic Blood Could Save Lives in Disaster and War Zones

Scientists at Sheffield University in Britain have developed synthetic blood that could be used to save lives in emergencies. The artificial substance is easier to transport than the real thing, and it keeps for longer as it does not need to be stored in a cool place. Just like hemoglobin, the fake blood is made up of… » 5/11/07 9:52am 5/11/07 9:52am