Engineers have created a thin adhesive strip that could greatly improve the effectiveness of photodynamic therapy, a promising cancer treatment with fewer side effects than traditional chemotherapy.
DNA delivered to cells via electrical pulses was first explored for creating new vaccines and is now being tested in the lab to produce disease-fighting proteins.
Gain access to free tools and resources from AABME, an initiative designed to stimulate biomedical innovation by bringing together and providing resources to the biomedical engineering community.
Platelet BioGenesis built a device that makes platelets. The process could revolutionize blood transfusions and cancer treatment.
Safe and effective ionic liquids, biocompatible with the human body, are essential for human health. Prof. Gloria Elliott, UNC-Charlotte, discusses the numerous current applications of this technology, as well as the future of this field and the implications for humanity.
A novel molecular slingshot harnesses the human immune system to fight infection with lethal precision.
Researchers at Columbia University have created a squishy robot to enable targeted drug delivery.
Top applications for robots in medicine include telepresence, surgical assistance, and rehabilitation.