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Nebraska health students to receive high-tech learning


OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The University of Nebraska Medical Center is creating a facility that will give those in health care high-tech visualization and virtual reality tools to teach and learn.

University officials announced the nearly $119 million project on Monday, the Omaha World-Herald ( ) reported.

The four-story, 192,000-square-foot building will feature replicas of hospital settings where people can practice on lifelike, computer-driven mannequins. Medical professionals and students will also be able to virtually map a brain tumor or see how a protein folds.

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