POSTS TAGGED AS artificial kidney

A 30 Minute to 24 Hour Dialysis Machine

November 17, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Portable dialysis machine
Outset Medical (San Jose, CA) has received private capital to commercialize its “Tablo” portable dialysis machine.  But this [MORE]

A Wearable Kidney

March 26, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

WAK- portable dialysis device
Dialysis patients typically go to treatment centers for four-hour sessions, three times a week.  They must carefully [MORE]

3-D Printing: The Nephron’s Proximal Tube

December 6, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Kidney Nephron
With some 93,000 people now waiting—in some cases up to ten years—for a live kidney transplant, the need for [MORE]

Implantable Bio-Hybrid Device: An Artificial Kidney

March 29, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Fissell Microchip for Artificial Kidney
In a soda-can sized container, engineers at Vanderbilt University have placed fifteen computer chips and a [MORE]