Yesilyurt et al. from MIT has demonstrated surface modification of model devices with an anti-biofouling zwitterionic polymer using a facile and scalable...
Researchers from the University of Nottingham report a novel method for making antibiotic spider silk.
Groll, Gbureck and co-workers design a new material strategy that shows significantly improved wet adhesion of bone adhesives.
A special issue in Macromolecular Bioscience covers several promising approaches to tailor and control the properties and functions of polymers for medical...
“Man-made” extracellular vesicle-mimetic nanovesicles developed with characteristics similar to those of extracellular vesicles.
Researchers from MIT present an approach to make artificial muscles with nylon that bend, controllably, in any direction.
A Tetris-inspired approach to fabricate microscale tissue from hydrogel building blocks affords a non-contact assembly method to build complex and reconfigurable 3D...
In the heart wall the pressure required to pump blood dominates the biomechanics of the contraction cycle of the heart.
This study expands the potential applications of the SMP foam in tissue engineering.
The BioTexValve demonstrates the potential of bio-inspired textile-reinforcement for the fabrication of functional tissue-engineered heart valves for the aortic position.