POSTS TAGGED AS angiogenesis

Growing Blood Vessels

May 14, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Blood vessels
For a long time, researchers have assumed that the interior structure of a blood vessel was more crucial than [MORE]

A Blood Vessels Chip

February 19, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Chip with blood vessels
This piece lacks the essential “nutrient” details in growing blood capillaries in a biochip, but it does [MORE]

Ultrasound and Laser Light in Early Diagnosis of Ovarian Cancer

February 19, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Photoacoustic ultrasound for ovarian cancer detection
Late stage ovarian cancer has a high mortality rate; so, early detection is the key [MORE]

Mimicking Stress on Retinal Cells

January 22, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Device mimics stress on retinal cells
Age-related macular degeneration often results from new blood vessels growing in the choroidal layer of [MORE]

New process for Growing Blood Vessels

October 23, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Texas A&M new platform for forming blood vessels
Texas A&M University engineers have developed a clay-based method for slowly delivering angiogenesis [MORE]

Rough Surfaced Implants Promote Blood Vessel Formation

October 16, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Nano patterned bone implants vascularization
University of Toronto engineers don’t know why bone formation and blood vessel grow proceed faster with [MORE]

A Patch of Living Cells to Treat Blood Vessel Blockages

May 8, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

3D Patch for Resected Femoral Artery
Vascular grafts and stents work with arteries, but when a blockage plugs up smaller blood [MORE]

Therapeutic Angiogenesis via Autophagy

November 1, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Yoshinori Ohsumi
Last month, Yoshinori Ohsumi won this year’s Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine for his discoveries about the cellular [MORE]

Regenerative Gel Stimulates New Blood Vessel Formation

June 21, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Regenerative Gel
It would be welcome news, indeed, if means existed to regenerate blood vessels in diabetics, thereby reducing the threat [MORE]

Nanoparticles for Converting White Fat to Brown

May 31, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

MIT Obesity NanoParticle
In proof-of-concept work, researchers at MIT have shown that novel polymer nanoparticles, loaded with two known anti-obesity drugs, [MORE]

Close to Growing Functional Kidneys

December 11, 2012 | | Posted in Newsletter

Embryonic kidney cells fail to develop into functional renal tissue because they require a blood supply to mature.  To [MORE]

Hydrogel Scaffold for Burn Healing

January 17, 2012 | | Posted in Newsletter

Johns Hopkins University researchers intended to design a hydrogel loaded with stem cells to promote wound healing, but their [MORE]

“ZIP Coding” the Human Vascular System

December 20, 2011 | | Posted in Newsletter

Realizing that the vascular system is not a simple set of different sized pipes, researchers at the MD Anderson [MORE]

Regenerative Medicine: Wound Healing

May 17, 2011 | | Posted in Newsletter

Wound Healing
Regenerative medicine doesn’t always imply stem cell technologies. Researchers at Tufts University have found that synthesized peptides, based [MORE]