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BioPen for Cartilage Regeneration

November 13, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Bio-Pen for cartilage repair
Australian bioengineers have built a device called “the BioPen,” which extrudes a hydrogel material infused with fat-derived [MORE]

Revenge of the Germs

November 6, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

This month marks the centennial of The Great War’s ending. But it also recalls the “Great Influenza” when somewhere between [MORE]

Quantum Dot Biosensors

October 3, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

Quantum Dots
Quantum dots are silicon semiconductor particles that emit specific light frequencies when electricity or light is applied to them. [MORE]

Implantable Brain “Stentrode” for Controlling Prosthetics

March 8, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Most developments in building brain-machine interfaces involve implantation on the brain surface itself. Australian researchers however have designed a prototype [MORE]

Clot-Busting Nanodevice

November 10, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Blood Clot
Ever wonder why an announcement for a new drug or device often says that it may take another five [MORE]

Supercomputing Human Diseases

April 6, 2010 | | Posted in Newsletter

Medical researchers and physicians at the University of Melbourne (state of Victoria) and IBM’s Research Computational Biology group in [MORE]