biotech

Oxygen-releasing bioink for bioprinting

Oxygen-releasing bioink for bioprinting

Researchers have developed an oxygen-releasing bioink that may be useful in 3D printing bioengineered cell constructs.

'Deep tech' can help coronavirus response – but there's resistance

'Deep tech' can help coronavirus response – but there's resistance

The development of new medical technologies based on cutting-edge discoveries has accelerated during the coronavirus pandemic.

A 3D printed device to excite nerves

A 3D printed device to excite nerves

A tiny, thin-film electrode with a 3D-printed housing has been implanted in the peripheral nervous system of songbirds, where it successfully recorded electrical impulses that drive vocalizations.

CaproGlu: 'Biorubber' glue for faster surgical recovery

CaproGlu: 'Biorubber' glue for faster surgical recovery

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.

Aerogel: the micro structural material of the future

Aerogel: the micro structural material of the future

Researchers have now succeeded in making aerogels accessible to microelectronics and precision engineering.

Versatile material could build realistic prosthetics

Versatile material could build realistic prosthetics

Researchers have created synthetic materials with morphing abilities that can be 3D printed and self-heal within seconds.

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