Damaged trachea can now be regenerated and customized with the help of engineered biomaterials, replacing the need for prosthesis.
A customizable scaffold helps repair bones and rebuild tissue using the patient’s own cells.
A platform with a unique hierarchical nanoridge-in-microridge structure supports the rapid growth of neural cells.
Electrospinning is an emerging fabrication technology that holds great promise in advancing skin tissue engineering and in developing an array of novel therapies.
Researchers develop a cell-free cardiac patch to help heart tissue recover after a heart attack.
“This work opens new avenues for material scientists and biologists to mimic in the lab the structure of living tissues and to upscale the production of engineered constructs.” ~ Dr. Riccardo Levato and Prof. Chris Moser.
Researchers in China move one step closer in achieving successful nerve regeneration.
A protocol for generating retinal organoids from human pluripotent stem cells that contain all major retinal cell types.
Whilst tissue engineering has benefited modern surgery, thousands of patents fail to see real-world applications.
Since 2012, Advanced Healthcare Materials has been bringing you the latest breakthroughs in biomedical materials science with a strong focus on improving human health, and it will continue to do so in 2019. We therefore have launched virtual issues on five hot topics...
The latest advances and perspectives for the future of melt electrowriting (MEW) technology.
When a wound heals, scar tissue forms and helps repair the damage through the deposition of collagen and infiltration of new skin cells. However, the balance of collagen production and degradation can be disturbed, leading to an overproduction of collagen and growth...