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Resorbable Electronic Implant with WiFi Control

February 24, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Silk-based Resorbable Electronic Devices
Here is a significant first-of-its-kind device: “We present the demonstration of in vivo operation of a subcutaneously [MORE]

Wireless Implants for Antibiotic Delivery

January 13, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Implants Dissolving
Researchers at Tufts University and the University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana have developed an implantable device, made of magnesium, [MORE]

Building Collagen Scaffolds for Regenerative Medicine

March 5, 2013 | | Posted in Newsletter

In a process that resembles the manufacture of plywood, bioengineers at Tufts University have used bovine tendon collagen—sliced, stacked [MORE]

Biocompatible, “Transient Electronics”

November 13, 2012 | | Posted in Newsletter

Biocompatibale Electonics
An integrated silicon chip, encapsulated in silk protein, is what researchers at Tufts University and the University of [MORE]

Single Molecule Motor

February 14, 2012 | | Posted in Newsletter

It’s a small step to be sure, but engineers at Tufts University have demonstrated that a single molecule of [MORE]

Trends in Point-of-Care Devices

October 25, 2011 | | Posted in Newsletter

Professor James Nichols
This perspective piece, from an interview with Tufts University School of Medicine pathology professor James Nichols, describes [MORE]

A One-Molecule Motor

October 25, 2011 | | Posted in Newsletter

Molecular Microchip Motor
Keep in mind that there are as many nanoseconds in a second as there are seconds in [MORE]

Regenerative Medicine: Wound Healing

May 17, 2011 | | Posted in Newsletter

Wound Healing
Regenerative medicine doesn’t always imply stem cell technologies. Researchers at Tufts University have found that synthesized peptides, based [MORE]

Silk Sensors

September 21, 2010 | | Posted in Newsletter

Silk Sensor
First, you devise an implantable biosensor made of liquid silk and micropatterned gold.  The silk can conform to [MORE]