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Lab on a Chip

January 19, 2016

Scientists at the University of Michigan are developing microfluid devices to better develop and test human cells …

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U-M developing wearable tech for disease monitoring

January 19, 2016

A new wearable vapor sensor being developed at the University of Michigan could one day offer continuous disease monitoring for patients with diabetes, high blood pressure, anemia or lung disease …

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HIV testing in developing nations

January 19, 2016

U-M scientists are developing a device using nanofabrication that would more effectively analyze a blood sample to test for HIV in the developing world …

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Meningitis: Steps to prevent future contamination

January 19, 2016

U-M researchers discuss how a recent outbreak of fungal meningitis distributed through spinal steroid injections has once again brought to light the difficulty of compounding pharmaceutical companies …

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Stretchable conductors

January 19, 2016

Polyurethane studded with gold nanoparticles can conduct electricity even when stretched, Michigan engineers have discovered …

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How a Silly Putty ingredient could advance stem cell therapies

January 19, 2016

The sponginess of the environment where human embryonic stem cells are growing affects the type of specialized cells they eventually become …

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Regenerative medicine: Injectable stem cell incubator

January 19, 2016

A team of researchers from the University of Michigan has developed microscopic particles that can be tailored for different parts of the body …

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Can we print the human body?

January 19, 2016

We asked Biomedical Engineering Professor Scott Hollister to explain the process to us …

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Cancer decoy could capture malignant cells and warn of relapse A small, implantable device that researchers are calling a cancer “super-attractor” could eventually give doctors an early warning

January 12, 2016

A small, implantable device that researchers are calling a cancer “super-attractor” could eventually give doctors an early warning …

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