Researchers have used lasers and molecular tethers to create perfectly patterned platforms for tissue engineering.
Revealing details of the internal structure of 'mini-brains' could help accelerate drug studies and may offer alternatives to some animal testing.
Researchers have invented a high-throughput cell separation method that can be used in conjunction with droplet microfluidics.
In a research-first, scientists from Empa were able to 3D print stable well-shaped microstructures made from silica aerogels for use in biotechnology and precision engineering.
Researchers have developed a ceramic artificial bone coating with triple the adhesion strength compared to conventional coating materials.
Scientists have developed a method for changing the physical properties of 2D materials permanently using a nanometric tip.
Scientists have developed a next generation wound dressing that can detect infection and improve healing in burns, skin grafts and chronic wounds.
Scientists have developed a bioelectronic system driven by a machine learning algorithm that can shift the membrane voltage in living cells and maintain it at a set point for 10 hours.
A dose of artificial intelligence can speed the development of 3D-printed bioscaffolds that help injuries heal.
The development of new medical technologies based on cutting-edge discoveries has accelerated during the coronavirus pandemic.
Researchers have invented a new type of surgical glue that can help join blood vessels and close wounds faster and may also serve as a platform to deliver pain relief drugs.
Researchers have created synthetic materials with morphing abilities that can be 3D printed and self-heal within seconds.
Scientists are working on inventions to use microchip technology in implantable devices and other wearable products such as smart watches to improve biomedical devices.