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First transient electronic bandage speeds healing by 30%

Researchers have developed a first-of-its-kind small, flexible, stretchable bandage that accelerates healing by delivering electrotherapy directly to the wound site. The bandage also actively monitors the healing process and then harmlessly dissolves into the body after it is no longer needed.

Feb 22nd, 2023

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Biosensor could lead to new drugs, sensory organs on a chip

A synthetic biosensor that mimics properties found in cell membranes and provides an electronic readout of activity could lead to a better understanding of cell biology, development of new drugs, and the creation of sensory organs on a chip capable of detecting chemicals, similar to how noses and tongues work.

Feb 8th, 2023

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Using CRISPR to detect cancer biomarkers

Researchers have developed an easy-to-use method that can detect small amounts of cancer-related molecules in exosomes in plasma and effectively distinguish between malignant and benign samples.

Feb 1st, 2023

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The protein wears Prada

A new computational method that tracks multiple protein modifications promises to shed new light on unsolved biomedical problems.

Jan 28th, 2023

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