Amphibian Peptides for Wound Healing

September 5, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

Nature’s Pharmacy- amphibian peptides with lavender oil heals wounds
This isn’t our usual fare, but it’s too interesting to pass up.  [MORE]

PAINT with a 3D Printing Pen

August 15, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

PAINTing a wound-healing ink into cuts with a 3D-printing pen
“The team [at Nanjing University] developed a system called PAINT, or [MORE]

Bio-Electric Wound Healing

July 25, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

How Electricity Can Heal Wounds Three Times as Fast
“We’ve [researchers at Chalmers University in Sweden] looked at diabetes models of [MORE]

Bandage that Monitors Healing

February 16, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Bandage monitors healing
“The electroanalytical wound sensors — built on carbon ultra microelectrode arrays (CUAs) on flexible polyethylene terephthalate (PET) substrates [MORE]

Microneedles with Mesenchymal Stem Cells for Healing Wounds

August 18, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Strip of tape with dissolvable microneedles
“. . . researchers [at the Terasaki Institute in Los Angeles, and UCLA] made microneedles [MORE]

Low Temperature Plasma Medicine

July 21, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Atmospheric-pressure plasma jet against antibiotic-resistant bacteria
Biomedical researchers at Pennsylvania State University report: “We investigated the efficacy of LTP [i.e. low [MORE]

Blood-Repellant Bandages

March 31, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Blood-Repellant Bandages
Bioengineers at Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule Zürich (i.e. ETH Zurhch) have developed a superhydrophobic material that staunches blood loss from [MORE]

Printing Vascularized Skin

March 10, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Bioprinting vascularized skin
3D printing of vascularized skin is now possible, according to researchers at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.  They “show that [MORE]

Luring Stem Cells into Wounds

August 27, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Hydrogel with biomolecules for healing
Specially engineered hydrogels can be loaded with growth factors that attract stem cells for wound healing, [MORE]

Electric Bandage to Treat Antibiotic Resistant Germs

July 9, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Electro bandage breaks up biofilms
Researchers at Indiana University have developed an electronic bandage that generates 1 volt and is capable [MORE]

Mobile Bioprinter for Treating Skin and Wound Problems

April 16, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Close up of skin bioprinter
Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine has been wowing us year after year with its progress [MORE]

Hydrogel in Regenerative Medicine

February 26, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Hydrogel for tissue regeneration
Materials scientists in Switzerland have engineered a new hydrogel that is highly adhesive to bones and can [MORE]

Insole that Supplies Oxygen to Heal Diabetic Foot Ulcers

February 26, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Purdue insoles for diabetics
Diabetic foot ulcers are slow to heal if they don’t get worse.  Oxygen helps the healing process, [MORE]

Microgel for Wound Healing

February 5, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Microgel for wound healing
Materials scientists at Michigan Tech have found in their search for a medical “glue” a substance that [MORE]