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Nanodrills for Treating Bacterial Infections

August 2, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Light-activated molecular machines are fast-acting broad-spectrum antibacterials
“Here, we [biochemists at Rice University] report the discovery of a distinctive antibacterial therapy [MORE]

Novel Immunotherapy Delivery System

June 7, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Cell-Loaded Beads Release Cytokines to Eradicate Tumors
“Researchers at Rice University have created a cytokine delivery system that can produce localized [MORE]

An Engineered Bacterium for Diagnosing a Human Disease

July 27, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Engineered organism could diagnose Crohn’s disease flareups
“In an important step toward the clinical application of synthetic biology, Rice University researchers [MORE]

Heat’s Influence in 3D Printing of Regenerated Organs

December 15, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Infrared tomography of hydrogel perfused by cube thermofluid channel
This report from tissue engineers at the University of Washington and Rice [MORE]

AI-Designed Bioscaffolds

November 24, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

AI speeds development of 3D-printed bioscaffolds
3D printing of bioscaffolds for tissue regeneration involves enough variables that machine learning can sort [MORE]

Alginate Shield for Stem Cell Therapy

October 13, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Biomaterial protects stem cells
Rice University “researchers have been developing a variety of biomaterial carriers to encapsulate cells, and protect them [MORE]

Laser Printed Blood Vessels

September 8, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Blood vessels 3D printed with sugar
Imagine a 3D filigree submerges in a mixture of cells and hydrogel.  The filigree is [MORE]

Magnetically Powered Bioelectronic Implants

August 25, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Magnetoelectric film on top of rice
From Rice University neuroengineers: “The neural stimulator draws its power from magnetic energy and is [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]

3D Printed Air Sacs Mimic Lungs

September 24, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

3D printed lung air sac
Using technology named “Stereolithographic Apparatus for Tissue Engineering” a Rice University lab has 3D-printed a life-like [MORE]

Luring Stem Cells into Wounds

August 27, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Hydrogel with biomolecules for healing
Specially engineered hydrogels can be loaded with growth factors that attract stem cells for wound healing, [MORE]

Automated Cell Culture

August 28, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

With a relatively inexpensive set up, a bioengineer at Rice University built an automated cell culture prototype that controlled timing, temperature [MORE]

Injectable Hydrogel for Diabetic Ulcers

May 29, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Rice University Graduate Student Nicole Carrejo Analyzes a Sample of K2(SL)6K2
Treating diabetic foot ulcers is an art left behind. Little [MORE]

Light Activated Nanomotor Drills Through Cells and Membranes

October 31, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

Motorized Nanomachines
The notion of a single molecule nanomotor, spinning at two to three million revolutions per second is mind-boggling in [MORE]