Pudding-like implants with a sugar-based delivery system show promise in reducing the foreign body response against brain implants.
A simple approach to create high performance thermoelectric materials, which would allow one to turn their body heat into electricity.
Researchers in Australia take inspiration from nature to create a soft-robotic gripper that moves away from the conventional hand-like design.
A new manufacturing technique creates ultrathin solar cells that are so light and flexible that they can rest on the surface of a soap bubble.
Direct‐write and 3D printing using liquids metals provides an interesting alternative for wiring in circuitry.
Researchers create an artificial array of magnetic cilia that could contribute to advancing the capabilities of soft robotics.
Microfluidic oxygenators provide support to patients with low blood oxygen levels during respiratory distress, and advancements in technology are making them more portable and user-friendly.
A new stretchable and conductive nanocomposite shows promise as a biocompatible material for correcting arrhythmia in patients.
Researchers at Osaka University are helping to power portable sensors that do not use batteries by generating electricity from heat that is otherwise wasted.
The next generation of contact lenses addresses current problems such as dry, itchy eyes.