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.
A methacrylated hyaluronic acid scaffold with oriented pores perpendicular to the axial direction by an unidirectional freeze-drying method is reported.
This study expands the potential applications of the SMP foam in tissue engineering.