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Mucus Clearing Robotic Pill

December 6, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

RoboCap- Robotic mucus-clearing capsule for enhanced drug delivery in the gastrointestinal tract
“Oral drug delivery of proteins is limited by the [MORE]

“Human Radar” for Gait Monitoring

November 22, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Human radar’ device tracks movement, gait speed of Parkinson’s patients at home
“Researchers from MIT and the University of Rochester have [MORE]

Artificial Pancreas that Shakes Off Attacking Immune Cells

October 25, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

MIT-Implantable-Device With a new approach, blocks the scar tissue (pictured) that usually develops around medical implants
“Researchers at MIT have developed [MORE]

Predicted Rise in Heart Disease by 2060

October 11, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Cardiovascular Disease Projections in the United States Based on the 2020 Census Estimates
“By the year 2060, compared with the year [MORE]

Time-Released Microparticles for Self-Renewing Vaccines

October 11, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

After the lids are deposited onto the PLGA cups, the particles are heated slightly to form a tight seal between [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]

Hydrogel Nanocomposite to Staunch Hemorrhage

September 20, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

PhD student Reginald Avery is developing an injectable material that patches ruptured blood vessels
Chemical engineers at MIT have developed a [MORE]

Compacting Cas for Precise Gene Editing

August 16, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

MIT neuroscientists expand CRISPR toolkit with new, compact Cas7-11 enzyme
“It was already known that Cas7-11 is a combination of five [MORE]

Glucose Fuel Cell Powers Implanted Devices

July 19, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

A Ceramic-Electrolyte Glucose Fuel Cell for Implantable Electronics
“This work [from engineers at MIT] shows that ceramic electrolytes can be used [MORE]

A Smart “Stud-Finder” for Accessing Blood Vessels

June 7, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Robotic thread is designed to slip through the brain’s blood vessels
“Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Massachusetts General [MORE]

Surgical Robot Allows Remote Stroke Treatment

May 10, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

MIT surgical robot could let surgeons remotely treat stroke victims
From MIT engineers: “[The robot] incorporates an articulated robotic arm with [MORE]

Ingestible Capsule for mRNA Delivery

April 26, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Pill that releases mRNA in the stomach to administer vaccines or treat GI disease
“Here, we [engineers at MIT] describe orally [MORE]

Surgical “Duct Tape”

April 26, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Surgical Duct Tape Quickly Seals Intestinal Leaks
“Researchers at MIT have created a surgical tape that can seal leaks and tears [MORE]

Possible Quantum Sensor for SARS-CoV-2

March 22, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Sensor based on quantum physics could detect SARS-CoV-2
“Researchers at MIT have designed a quantum sensor to detect SARS-CoV-2. . . [MORE]