MedTech

4D printing: heat shrinks printed objects

4D printing: heat shrinks printed objects

4D printing could be used to produce parts that exhibit a specific behavior only after they take their predefined shape.

Biocompatible and sustainable plastics for medical applications

Biocompatible and sustainable plastics for medical applications

Fraunhofer Institute is developing polyurethanes of a reproducible standard.

Making imagined speech audible

Making imagined speech audible

With a speech neuroprosthetic, imagined speech can be made acoustically audible.

A novel light therapy for Alzheimer's patient

A novel light therapy for Alzheimer's patient

Researchers will test out whether exposing patients to a combination of light therapies will slow Alzheimer’s debilitating effects.

Medical technologies that come out of the printer

Medical technologies that come out of the printer

Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft's German-Polish High-Performance Center brings additive manufacturing to medical technology – first demonstrators will already be presented by the end of 2021.

Quantum microscope can see the impossible

Quantum microscope can see the impossible

In a major scientific leap, researchers have created a quantum microscope that can reveal biological structures that would otherwise be impossible to see.

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