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Microneedles deliver antibiotics to infected wounds

Microneedles deliver antibiotics to infected wounds

The microneedles pierce the biofilm layer of a wound and deliver the medicine to oxygenate the tissue.

Hydrogel improves method to diagnose cancer

Hydrogel improves method to diagnose cancer

Researchers tested the effectiveness of specialized hydrogels.

Pancreatic “organoids” mimic the real thing

Pancreatic “organoids” mimic the real thing

Studying these organoids could help researchers develop and test new treatments for pancreatic cancer.

Cyber-physical organ twins to train surgeons

Cyber-physical organ twins to train surgeons

Researchers have developed a range of artificial organ phantoms to serve as training platforms for surgeons.

A pen to pin down the fringes of cancer

A pen to pin down the fringes of cancer

The MasSpec Pen has shown to accurately differentiate healthy and cancerous tissue from banked pancreas samples during surgery.

Smart dental implants resist bacterial growth

Smart dental implants resist bacterial growth

A smart dental implant resists bacterial growth and generates its own electricity through chewing and brushing to power a tissue-rejuvenating light.

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