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How to Create a Synthetic Organoid

November 15, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Using synthetic cells to control stem cells.
“In our lab, we [The Max Planck Institute for Medical Research in Heidelberg, Germany] [MORE]

Growing Stem Cells Artificially

November 15, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Artificial embryo heart system grows blood stem cells on demand
“Blood stem cell donation is an important medical procedure, but it’s [MORE]

A Modular 3D Printing Microfluidic System

August 16, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Modular 3D printed microfluidic system
“Here, for the first time, we [bioengineers at the University of Technology, Sydney, Australia] presented a [MORE]

One Diagnostic Chip for 200 Viruses

August 16, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

New Microchip based on biomolecules is not alien technology
Seems similar to Elizabeth Holmes’ blood test, but this microchip has a [MORE]

Kidneys Pump as well as Filter

July 26, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Kidney epithelial cells are active mechano-biological fluid pumps
“Here, using a microfluidic platform to recapitulate fluid transport activity of kidney cells, [MORE]

Controlling Cells with Electric Shock in Biofilms

July 26, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Electric shocks manipulate cellular biofilm composition
“Researchers from the University of California, San Diego (CA, USA) have developed a method to [MORE]

Heart on a Chip

July 5, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

 
New miniature heart could help speed heart disease cures
Boston University engineers “demonstrate how high-precision fabrication can enable scaled-down modeling of [MORE]

Toward Patient-on-a-Chip Microfluidics

May 24, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Lung-on-a-Chip
“Experts hope that multi-organ chips will eventually lead to the creation of patient-on-a-chip technology. This precise approach would entail creating [MORE]

First Lymphangion Chip

May 24, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Introducing organs-on-chips to the lymph system.
“To engineer this new device, [bioengineers at Texas A & M University] first developed a [MORE]

Microfluidic Chip that Mimics Cystic Fibrosis

February 15, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Cystic fibrosis-mimicking airway tissue on-a-chip
“Researchers at Harvard’s Wyss Institute created a microfluidic chip that mimics the airway of patients with [MORE]

Propelling Micro Robots in the Body

August 17, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Magnetic Cilia to Propel Soft Biomedical Robots
“Researchers at the Eindhoven University of Technology in The Netherlands have developed artificial cilia [MORE]

3D Printed Bioreactor for Organoid Culturing

June 8, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

“Researchers at MIT and the Indian Institute of Technology Madras have developed a 3D-printed microfluidic bioreactor that can be used [MORE]

Intestinal Organoids

November 17, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Next generation organoids
Intestines have the highest cell turnover in the body.  But could lab-grown intestinal organoids mimic that behavior?  The [MORE]

Identifying Viruses with a Microfluidic Device and Raman Spectroscopy

October 27, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Identifying Viruses with a Microfluidic Device and Raman Spectroscopy
“We [physicists and biochemists at Penn State] demonstrate that multiple emerging virus [MORE]