The new Blausen Human Atlas HD Lite iPad App is now available in the . Developed internally by Houston-based , the free download offers five 3D animation videos, representative of the 300 topics in the Human Atlas total library. In addition, The new app provides for in-app purchase of 17 additional Blausen atlas products, all available in 12 languages. In addition the app supports a caching functionality that enables users to save individual animations directly to their device and play them when they wish, with no delay or waiting.
Free videos for Asthma, Delivery, Diabetes, Rheumatoid Arthritis of the Hand and Stroke. 17 additional atlases, from the general Human Atlas Volumes 1 and 2, plus the individual atlases (Cancer, Circulatory, Digestive, Ear, Endocrine, Eye, Immune, Muscular, Nervous, Pediatric, Reproductive, Respiratory, Skeletal, Skin and Urinary). 12 languages (Arabic, British, Dutch, English, French, German, Italian, Norwegian, Portuguese, Spanish/Latin American, Spanish/Castilian and Romanian).
The new Blausen Human Atlas HD Lite iPad app comes at a time of explosive sales growth of the Apple tablet device. Kirk Yang, head of Asia Technology Hardware research for Barclays Capital, predicts Apple will sell more than 33 million iPads in 2011. That follows the more than 15 million the company has already sold.
Bruce Blausen Founder and CEO commenting on the new app said, "With iPad sales projected to reach nearly 50 million units within the next year, and the rapid rate healthcare professionals are adopting it, this was an app we are excited to offer. It provides free access to just some of our award-winning content, and enables caregivers to see how useful it is for point of care patient education."