POSTS TAGGED AS regenerative medicine

Making Organoids More Complex

March 24, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Organoid models
Creating functional organoids from iPSCs is a step toward growing full sized functional transplantable organs.  But thus far, organoids [MORE]

Natural Cartilage Regeneration

March 24, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

microRNA and Cartilage regeneration
According to Duke University medical researchers, natural cartilage regeneration occurs in humans depending on the distance of [MORE]

Fully Functional Lungs Grown from Stem Cells, in Animal Study

February 25, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Stem cells grow functional lungs in mice
“Researchers at Columbia University were able to grow fully functional lungs in mouse embryos [MORE]

A High Speed Bioprinter: 1 meter/Second

February 11, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Schematic of two-photon polymerization system
Engineers at the Technical University of Vienna have succeeded in running a bioprinter at a speed [MORE]

“Swift” Method for 3D Printing of Organs

January 14, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

SWIFT cardiac tissue cross section
Once again, the bioengineers at the Wyss Institute live up to their motto of “biologically inspired [MORE]

First Corneal Transplant from iPSCs

December 24, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Corneal transplant
“A woman in Japan with a corneal disease has become the first person in the world to receive a [MORE]

Optical Tomography Bioprinting

December 10, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Volumetric bioprinting process
Bioprinting today is performed as an additive manufacturing process—layer by layer.  Researchers at EPFL (Lausanne, Switzerland) now show [MORE]

Printing an Adult-Sized Human Heart

November 19, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Rebuilding the human hear
Carnegie Mellon University researchers report “a method to 3D-bioprint collagen using freeform reversible embedding of suspended hydrogels [MORE]

Getting Oxygen into Regenerated Tissues

November 12, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Oxygen measurement in tissues
Tissue regeneration has accelerated from using hydrogels, but a next step is to see and be sure [MORE]

Implantable Scaffold for Meniscus Repair

October 22, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Scaffold for meniscus repair
As the adult population ages, injuries to their knee joints—particularly torn menisci that were not repaired or [MORE]

Retinoic Acid and Self-Noncoding Double-Stranded RNA

October 15, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Much of the excitement about regenerative medicine goes to regrowing internal organs for transplantation.  But wrinkles and scars are also [MORE]

3D Body Mapping of Damaged Organs

October 1, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

3D body scanning
Using a tissue scaffold with arrays of sensors, tissue engineers at Purdue University have shown how to monitor [MORE]

Cardiac Microcurrent Implant

October 1, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Implant heals heart
Pulses of low current electricity can cause heart tissue to regenerate.  Researchers at the Medical University of Vienna [MORE]

How Peripheral Nerves Regenerate

September 24, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Repair of neurons
Injury to the nerves of the arms and leg—i.e. the peripheral nervous system—regenerate in a complicated process of [MORE]