POSTS TAGGED AS regenerative medicine

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]

Regenerating a Younger Gut

September 17, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Interaction between stem cells and Paneth Cells (red)
The “fountain of youth” was a myth, but there is a fountain of [MORE]

A 3D Printed Human Heart

September 10, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

3D printed heart
Bioengineers in Israel have created a 3D printed heart.  According to this piece: “To create their heart, the [MORE]

3-D Printed Corneas

August 27, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

This news from Pohang University of Science and Technology (Pohang, South Korea: “Medical researchers have 3D printed an artificial cornea [MORE]

“Hair Farms”

August 20, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Hair follicle
Using a 3D printer to make plastic molds for skin tissue, bioengineers at Columbia University added a “cocktail of [MORE]

3D Printed Ear without Scaffold

August 20, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

3D printed ear without scaffold
Most tissue regenerative strategies rely on a scaffold into which cells stimulated to grow.  One difficulty [MORE]

Regenerative Medicine without Stem Cells

August 13, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Regeneration of lung over 36 hours
As promising as stem cells are for regenerating damaged tissues, they are not without their [MORE]

Paper Organs, Ready to Grow

August 13, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

3D printing paper organs
Here’s a novel idea: create paper models of organs and tumors, complete with blood vessels, nerves and [MORE]