Hydrogel in Surgery

September 26, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

A surgically optimized intraoperative poly(I-C)-releasing hydrogel prevents cancer recurrence
“Here, we (at the University of Western Australia) develop a surgically optimized [MORE]

Hydrogel for Cartilage Regeneration

September 5, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

Biodegradable gel shows promise for cartilage regeneration
From the University of British Columbia: “A gel that combines both stiffness and toughness [MORE]

Post-Operative Surgical Leak Sensor

August 29, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

Gastric leak detection
“A gastric fluid responsive, dual modality, electronic-free, leak sensor system integrable into surgical adhesive suture support materials is [MORE]

Super Resolution Microscopy Allows Quantification of Extracellular Vesicles

August 1, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

Quantifying intracellular nanoparticle distributions with 3D super-resolution microscopy
“Here, we [at the University of Oklahoma] established a super-resolution imaging technology to [MORE]

Drug-Laden Hydrogel that Prevents Glioblastoma Recurrence

July 25, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

Dual-action hydrogel prevents brain cancer returning in 100% of test mice
“Scientists at Johns Hopkins University have developed a treatment that [MORE]

Safer Bioink for 3D Printed Tissues

July 11, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

Safe Bioink for Artificial Organ Printing
“Current hydrogel-based bioinks must go through a photocuring process to enhance the mechanical properties of [MORE]

Hydrogel Oxygen Reservoirs for Nerve Regeneration

May 30, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

Hydrogel oxygen reservoirs increase functional integration of neural stem cell grafts by meeting metabolic demands
“Here we [Australian scientists] engineer a [MORE]

Electric Hydrogel for Brain Injury

May 23, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

Electrically charged hydrogel could help heal brain injuries
“In this study [from Hokkaido University], neuronal tissue engineering was performed by using [MORE]

An Inhaled Hydrogel Forms a Barrier against COVID

May 9, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

An inhaled bioadhesive hydrogel to shield non-human primates from SARS-CoV-2 infection
“In this work, we [researchers in the UNC/NCSU joint department [MORE]

Novel Peptide Hydrogels

May 2, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

3D Printing of self-assembling anofibrous multidomain peptide hydrogels
“In this work [Rice University], the printability of multidomain peptides (MDPs), a class [MORE]

Infusible Extracellular Matrix

April 25, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

This Injectable Biomaterial Heals Tissues From the Inside Out
“Researchers in Christman’s lab [at the University of California San Diego] started [MORE]

Injectable Hydrogel Instead of Antibiotics

March 28, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

Black phosphorus-enhanced injectable hydrogel for infected soft tissue healing
“In this study [from Shanghai Jiao Tong University] , a black phosphorus [MORE]

Lab Grown Hair Follicles for Transplant

November 15, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Hair loss breakthrough sees fully mature follicles grown in the lab
From bioengineers at the University of Yokohama: “Pluripotent stem cells [MORE]

Continuous Real Time imaging of internal Organs

October 4, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Tiny ultrasound stickers a breakthrough in continuous real-time imaging
“Engineers at MIT have designed a tiny sticker that can deliver continuous [MORE]