Growing Pancreatic Organoids

November 23, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

MIT Pancreatic organoids
“The gel they [engineers at MIT] developed is based on polyethylene glycol (PEG), a polymer that is often [MORE]

Intestinal Surgery Sealant

November 9, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Hermann and Anthis developed internal patch for intestine
From bioengineers at the Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology comes [MORE]

Spray-On Hydrogel to Protect Organs after Surgery

September 14, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Spray-On Hydrogel to Prevent Post-Surgery Adhesions
“Researchers at University of California San Diego have developed a spray-on hydrogel that forms a [MORE]

Negative Embodied Sacrificial Template 3D Printing

August 17, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

NEST3D Printing
From RMIT University (Melbourne, Australia):    “Negative patterns in a water-soluble sacrificial template can be “developed” by casting in a [MORE]

Controlling Cellular Organization in 3D Printing

July 27, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Controlling cellular organization in bioprinting
Bioengineers at the University of Connecticut (and collaborators) present “a rapid, simple, and cost-effective approach is [MORE]

Modeling CLL by 3D Bioprinting

July 20, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

3D-Bioprinting for culture model for CLL cells.
Italian oncologists report “we exploited for the first time three-dimensional (3D) bioprinting to advance [MORE]

Filling Brain Aneurysms with Light Sensitive Hydrogel

July 20, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Light-Responsive Hydrogel to Fill Cerebral Aneurysms
South Korean scientists have found a way to stabilize brain aneurysms with a light activated [MORE]

Bioprinting Nose Cartilage

July 6, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Nasal cartilage
Bioengineers at the University of Alberta in Edmonton report “the fidelity of Freeform Reversible Embedding of Suspended Hydrogel (FRESH) [MORE]

Hydrogel Releases Drugs in Response to Tumor Microenvironment

June 22, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Hydrogel Releases Drugs in Response to Tumor Microenvironment
Cancer drugs can break down in the body before they reach a tumor [MORE]

Reverting Cancer Cells to Stem Cell State

June 1, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Brain cancer stem cells forming spheres on DN gel and SOX2 marker
Japanese scientists have developed a hydrogel—named DN for double [MORE]

ECM-Reinforced Bioink for 3D Printing Human Tissue

May 25, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Extracellular-Matrix-Reinforced Bioinks for 3D Bioprinting Human Tissue
From stem cell scientists at Lund University:   “a tissue‐specific hybrid bioink is described, composed [MORE]

New Material for Soft Bioelectronics

May 18, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Ag-hydrogel composite for soft bioelectronics
“Researchers in Carnegie Mellon University’s Soft Machines Lab have developed a unique silver-hydrogel composite that has [MORE]

Rapid 3D Printing with Living Cells

May 11, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Rapid 3D Printing of Materials with Livings Cells for Organ Replacement
University of Buffalo researchers report:    “. . . the [3D] [MORE]

Direct Cell Reprogramming for Muscle Regeneration

April 27, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Bioengineered hybrid muscle fiber
A research collaboration between scientists at Yonsei University in South Korea and MIT sought to address volumetric [MORE]