POSTS TAGGED AS regenerative medicine

Flexoelectricity in Bone Repair

March 20, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Bone Fracture
A research group in Barcelona Spain has observed that tiny bone fractures emit a low voltage electrical field that [MORE]

A Biodegradable Sensor for Measuring Brain Swelling

March 6, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Scientists at the University of Connecticut’s Institute for Regenerative Engineering and Institute for Materials Science, “have created a biodegradable pressure [MORE]

Stem Cell-Based Cartilage Regeneration Now in Phase III Trials

February 27, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Knee Anatomy
Japan has the highest percentage of people over age 65 of any country which explains why it leads the [MORE]

Implantable Robot Spurs Tissue Regeneration

February 20, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Implantable Robotic Device Lengthens Esophagus
Researchers at Boston Children’s Hospital report proof of concept that implantable robots can cause organ growth [MORE]

Mass Producing Livers

January 30, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Bioengineered Mini Liver Buds
Using a custom designed micro-well cell plate that has a film which nourishes liver stem cells, researchers [MORE]

Collagen Ink for 3-D Bioprinting

January 30, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Biopriniting of CMA Scaffolds
Biochemists at Rutgers University have shown how to 3-D print scaffolds for tissue culture and regenerative medicine [MORE]

Keeping Stem Cells in Place for Heart Damage Repair

January 23, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Using Magnets to Heal Myocardial Cells
The previous piece is about protecting stem cell-derived cardiomyocytes so they survive when transplanted. This [MORE]

Spray-On Heart Muscle

December 12, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

Muscles in a Spray Can
The first artificial heart patented in the US went to Paul Winchell, more commonly remembered from [MORE]

Electro-Spinning Collagen for Organ Scaffolds

November 28, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

Biological Scaffolds
The process known as electrospinning, whereby a high voltage drives a liquid polymer through a small orifice causing it [MORE]

A Chip to Regenerate Damaged Tissues

November 14, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

TNT Research Dr,Chandan Sen
Using a novel method for reprogramming cells, researchers at Ohio State University applied a special microchanneled chip [MORE]

Organ Printing with Better Bio-Ink

October 17, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

UBC Okanagan’s Keekyoung Kim Researches Bio Ink
Bioprinters require an “ink” that produces uniform droplets. In most instances today that ink [MORE]

Engineering a Breathing Lung

October 17, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

Bioengineering Using Functional Vascularized Lung Scaffold
Columbia University bioengineers have created the first functional lung (rodent) with perfusable and healthy vasculature.  [MORE]

A New Kind of “Tissue Paper”

October 10, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

Tissue Paper Made From Organs
In a multistep process (see the video), biochemists at Northwestern University have taken animal tissues, minced [MORE]

3-D Droplet Bioprinter

October 3, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

3-D Droplet Bioprinter Developed by Bayley Group
3-D printing has been used for some time to create artificial scaffolds upon which [MORE]