Wearable Sensors Promote Faster Wound Healing

Wearable Sensors Promote Faster Wound Healing

Wounds require immediate attention, whether the injuries occur on battlefields or kitchen counters. We’ve written about various development in wound care and healing technology development. We covered work on injectable bandages at Texas A&M University,...
3D-Printed Tissues Speed Bone Healing

3D-Printed Tissues Speed Bone Healing

Since the earliest, primitive 3D printing in 2012, development teams worldwide have sought effective medical applications for the technology. We’ve seen 3D-printed spinal components, cartilage implants, bionic arms, prosthetics, and more. Athletes and others...
Origami Magic Ball Gripper Packs Bags [video]

Origami Magic Ball Gripper Packs Bags [video]

Most people routinely pick up hundreds of objects during a typical day, and they never give a second thought. For mechanical devices — such as robots or powered prosthetics — gripping objects of different sorts can pose a serious challenge. And if the...