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High Speed Microfluidics that also Sequences CTCs

July 23, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

HydroSeq CTC Chip
“Engineers at the University of Michigan have developed a high speed microfluidic chip that can separate circulating tumor [MORE]

Ultrasound Activation of Bone Regeneration

May 14, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Bone regeneration through ultrasound control of genes
University of Michigan bioengineers have shown a new method for regenerating bone and soft [MORE]

A Diagnostic Pill for Breast Cancer

July 10, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Pinpointing Breast Cancer Non-Invasively with Imaging Pill
From the University of Michigan comes this assertion: “Here we demonstrate that negatively charged [MORE]

3-D Jet Writing vs. 3-D Printing

May 8, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

3D Jet Writer
In order to make more authentically-sized tissues for researching anti-cancer therapeutics, Purdue University and University of Michigan researchers [MORE]

“Kevlartilage” Artificial Cartilage

January 9, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Kevlartilage – Artificial Cartilage
Natural cartilage has amazing properties: under stress, as in running, knee cartilage releases water to become more [MORE]

“Labyrinth” Chip Sorts Circulating Tumor Cells

November 28, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

Labyrinth Chip
Quoting directly from the University of Michigan researchers: “We present “Labyrinth,” a label-free microfluidic device to isolate circulating tumor [MORE]

Printing Drugs on Delivery Devices

November 14, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

Printing Medications on Skin Patches
University of Michigan engineers have developed a means of printing drugs onto skin patches, ingestible strips [MORE]

Imaging Atherosclerosis with a Camera Inside Blood Vessels

April 11, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

Fiberoptic Scanner
Atherosclerosis—the accumulation of plaque in blood vessels, “hardening” them—is a major cause of cardiovascular disease in the heart and [MORE]

Lab Grown Lungs Successfully Transplanted in Mice

January 3, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

Using a biodegradable scaffold, bioengineers at the University of Michigan have successfully grown miniature lung tissue from human stem cells [MORE]

Implantable “Radio” Sensor

September 6, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Injectable Microcomputer
This YouTube video shows research engineers at the University of Michigan designing a micro-computer sensor and radio signal transmitting [MORE]


June 7, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Ryan Oliver Makes Kidney on Chip
Bioengineers at the University of Michigan have developed a microfluidics chip containing live kidney cells [MORE]

Nanoparticles for Bone Regeneration

February 9, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Oral surgery sometimes requires implantation of foreign material (e.g. cow bone) to rebuild a jaw. Dentistry researchers at the University [MORE]

Novel Microparticles with Segmented Surfaces for Different Applications

May 5, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

Complex Particles with Chemically Different Segments
A more effective anticancer chemotherapy would, at once, specifically target a cancer cell, penetrate its [MORE]

Bionic Eye Implanted

March 25, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

Bionic Eye
Last year, the FDA approved a vision device system consisting of a pair of glasses with camera, a belt-worn [MORE]