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'Star Trek' tricorder becomes reality

by CBSTV Videos 2:40 mins

'Star Trek' tricorder becomes reality

by CBSTV Videos 2:40 mins

Decades after "Star Trek" made famous the small scanning device that could read your vital signs, the medical tricorder is now ready for prime time. The Scanadu can take everything from your heart rate to your blood pressure to your temperature in just 10 seconds. CNET's Kara Tsuboi shows us how it works and why the creator wanted to put medicine into the hands of patients.

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