Article - 19 May 2005
Bionanotechnology is a result of the convergence of biotechnology and nanotechnology.
Article - 17 Jun 2004
Buckytubes have potential applications in fields such as field emitters, conductive polymers, energy storage, molecular electronics, thermal materials, structural composites, fibres and fabrics,...
News - 30 Jun 2020
Researchers at IIT-Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia (Italian Institute of Technology) has led to the revolutionary development of an artificial liquid retinal prosthesis to counteract the effects of...
News - 14 Mar 2017
The nanotechnology and wireless electronics required for a new type of retinal prosthesis has been developed by engineers at the University of California San Diego and La Jolla-based startup...
News - 25 Sep 2013
Bio-ceramics (alumina and zirconia based ceramics) are widely used as femoral heads in total hip replacements (THR) as an alternative to metal devices. Unfortunately, the orthopaedic community reports...
News - 4 Nov 2010
Carnegie Mellon University's Bone Tissue Engineering Center is working to help soldiers who have lost limbs in combat.
CMU's Jeffrey O. Hollinger, director of the center, and Professor...
VA Research is dedicated to restoring injured Veterans to their greatest possible functional capacity in their families, communities, and work places. For those who lost limbs from combat traumas or...
News - 4 Feb 2010
Scientists and engineers at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory are now developing the electronics for a third-generation artificial retina as part of the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) project to...
News - 25 Oct 2016
Researchers at The Johns Hopkins University have conducted a proof-of-concept study with mice to show the potential of a novel coating prepared with antibiotic-releasing nanofibers to prevent...
News - 15 Oct 2009
Modern tissue engineering developed at the University of Michigan could improve the function of prosthetic hands and possibly restore the sense of touch for injured patients.