Bacteria controlled by magnets could one day deliver medicine directly to the cells that need it.
An active polymer skin that can be be reshaped on-demand takes existing technologies and adapts their functionalities to the needs of a changing environment.
Superior coating performance achieved compared to existing clinical products, allowing better artificial bone synthesis and coating on the surface of metal and polymer materials.
Nanoparticles are not new; bacteria have been making them long before we had a language to name them.
Researchers engineer a hydrogel that recapitulates biophysical changes in the tissues surrounding tumors to investigate how stiffness impacts the mobility of invasive and non-invasive cancer cells.
Czech researchers developed self-propelled microrobots that decompose complex solid pollutants, such as single use and disposable textile fibers.
Food-safe microneedles incorporated into a new smart label can effectively collect samples from packaged food and inform consumers about its quality in real time.
Damaged trachea can now be regenerated and customized with the help of engineered biomaterials, replacing the need for prosthesis.
A breakthrough diode overcomes limitations in thermal heat management for better electronics and advanced spacecraft materials.
Scientists have found a way to repair damaged peripheral nerves using engineered biomaterials that better support platelets.