News - 18 Jul 2016
A team of researchers guided by Tufts University engineers have managed to combine nano-scale sensors, microfluidics and electronics into threads for the first time.
The threads, ranging from...
News - 8 Oct 2008
Nicast Ltd., developer
of medical devices made from proprietary electrospinning technology, announced
today the receipt of a CE Mark for its flagship product, the AVflo artificial
News - 21 Apr 2014
A significant breakthrough could revolutionize surgical practice and regenerative medicine. A team led by Ludwik Leibler from the Laboratoire Matière Molle et Chimie (CNRS/ESPCI Paris Tech)...
News - 9 May 2013
A new "solder" for laser welding of tissue during surgical operations has the potential to produce stronger seals and expand use of this alternative to conventional sutures and stapling...
News - 31 Oct 2008
and Markets has announced the addition of the "Biomedical Materials
- Issue 10, 2008" report to their offering.
A monthly news alert which addresses all the latest...
News - 16 Oct 2008
Scientists in Israel are reporting the first successful spinning of a key
natural protein into strong nano-sized fibers about 1/50,000th the width of
a human hair. The advance could lead to a...
News - 12 Mar 2009
Nicast, developer of
medical devices made of electrospun nanofabric, announced today that it will
exhibit the AVflo™ vascular access graft for hemodialysis, its flagship
News - 15 Nov 2012
Recognizing the innovative ideas of today's college and university students, the 2012 Collegiate Inventors Competition, a program of Invent Now, today announced that a novel delivery therapy for...
News - 16 Jun 2009
In the clothing industry it's common to mix natural and synthetic fibers.
Take cotton and add polyester to make clothing that's soft, breathable and wrinkle
Now researchers at the...
News - 19 Feb 2008
researchers and colleagues have created a waterproof adhesive bandage
inspired by gecko lizards that may soon join sutures and staples as a
basic operating room tool for patching up surgical...