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Diagnosing Influenza on a Smartphone

November 12, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Diagnosing influenza via a smart phone
Engineers at the University of Tokyo have designed a battery powered device which can array [MORE]

Monitoring Heart Cells without Disrupting Them

February 12, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Electronic device monitors cardiomyocytes
This from Japanese cardio-researchers: “For the first time, engineers have demonstrated an electronic device to closely monitor [MORE]

How to Connect Neurons

August 7, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Microplates create neural networks
In order to create brain-on-a-chip devices, neuroengineers have to be able to connect neuron to neuron into [MORE]

Microfluidics Device Mimics Placental Barrier

March 22, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Placental Anatomy
The human placenta experiences considerable shear forces as it passes nutrients, water, oxygen, cells, and waste products between the [MORE]

Nanotrapping Molecules for X-ray Crystallography

June 25, 2013 | | Posted in Newsletter

X-ray crystallography has been somewhat limited because the defraction process required a single crystal of, say, protein or DNA [MORE]

Thermally Stable Organic, Thin-Film Transistors

July 24, 2012 | | Posted in Newsletter

Organic Thin Film Transistor
In the late 1980’s, Japanese electrical engineers developed the first organic, thin-film transistors for use in [MORE]

Nanostructures for Drug Delivery

February 15, 2011 | | Posted in Newsletter

Nano Carriers for Drugs
One of the great unknowns about cancer is how metastasized cells, sometimes, can develop drug resistance, [MORE]

Ear-Implanted Microbeads to Monitor Blood Glucose

November 9, 2010 | | Posted in Newsletter

Researchers at the University of Tokyo’s Life Bio Electromechanical Autonomous Nano Systems Center recently reported in [MORE]