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Scientists developed a technique, allowing 3D printing of soft objects

October 4, 2019

3D printing is a technology that allows making various objects quickly. It is very good for prototyping and…
Mesh implants have similar outcomes to hysterectomy for vaginal prolapse repair

September 18, 2019

Two surgical procedures used to correct vaginal prolapse — one to remove the uterus and one that supports…
New Polymer Heart Valve Implanted in First Patient

September 18, 2019

Caltech researchers have helped to design a new generation of heart valves that are longer-lasting, cost less to…
Manipulating Brain Cells through a Smartphone-Controlled Implant

August 9, 2019

Thanks to a three-year long collaborative effort by researchers from South Korea and the United States, and dozens…
Argonne’s nuclear research leads to biomedical breakthrough

June 6, 2019

Pivotal discovery explains why medical implants fail. At first glance, nuclear waste and metal hip implants seem completely…
Study reveals hip and knee replacement performance in England and Wales

May 2, 2019

The performance of different prosthetic implant combinations used in patients undergoing hip and knee replacements in England and…
Cellulose-derived aerogel could help bones heal quicker

March 26, 2019

If you have ever had a broken bone, you know how annoying and painful it can be. And…
Grow a better jawbone in your ribs

March 20, 2019

The jawbone is not typically connected to the rib bone, but it might be in an emergency. Rice…
LLNL/UCSF-developed implants enable unprecedented recordings of brain activity

March 5, 2019

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) scientists, working with researchers at University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), have developed…
3D Printed Implants Show Promise for Treating Spinal Cord Injury

January 18, 2019

3D printed implants could one day help restore neural connections and lost motor function in patients with spinal…
3D Printed Implant Promotes Nerve Cell Growth to Treat Spinal Cord Injury

January 15, 2019

For the first time, researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine and Institute of Engineering…
Dental implants soon to be completely white

January 8, 2019

Each year, around ten million dental implants are inserted world-wide, a growing number since the world’s population continues…
Graduate student Guang Yao (left) and Xudong Wang (right) hold a small implantable device that helped rats lose 40 percent of their body weights. Photo credit: Sam Million-Weaver / University of Wisconsin-Madison
Implantable device aids weight loss

December 19, 2018

More than 700 million adults and children worldwide are obese, according to a 2017 study that called the…
What are the cost-effective implants in hip replacement surgery?

December 5, 2018

New research led by the Hip Implant Prosthesis Study (HIPS) team at the University of Bristol Medical School…
This New Surface Coating Could Change the Medical Implants Industry

November 14, 2018

What if it were possible to prevent harmful bacteria from entering a body including viruses or contaminated living…
Sealy, world-class 3D printers set to create dissolvable medical implants

October 9, 2018

The southpaw underwent surgery after tripping and fracturing that elbow in the fifth grade. Surgeons inserted the screws…
Electronic device implanted in the brain could stop seizures

August 30, 2018

Researchers have successfully demonstrated how an electronic device implanted directly into the brain can detect, stop and even…
Integrated Sensor Could Monitor Brain Aneurysm Treatment

August 7, 2018

Implantation of a stent-like flow diverter can offer one option for less invasive treatment of brain aneurysms –…
3-D printers may reshape recoveries for shark bite victims

August 1, 2018

Doctors work quickly to assess the wound — a large, deep laceration; numerous puncture points; flesh missing; bone…
Wireless Pressure-Sensing Eye Implant Could Help Prevent Blindness

July 5, 2018

“By bringing together novel packaging and microelectronic technologies, and in close collaborations with ophthalmologists, we were able to…
Neural implants modulate microstructures in the brain with pinpoint accuracy

June 29, 2018

The diversity of structures and functions of the brain is becoming increasingly realized in research today. Key structures…
Orthopaedic implants for the future

June 22, 2018

The hardware that hold orthopaedic implants together must have some give in order to accommodate physiology. Think of…
Butterfly Wings Inspire Light-Manipulating Surface for Medical Implants

May 4, 2018

Sections of the wings of a longtail glasswing butterfly are almost perfectly transparent. Three years ago, Caltech postdoctoral…
How could an implant prevent HIV transmission?

April 18, 2018

Humanity is still looking for ways to stop HIV and AIDS. HIV infection is difficult to prevent. Doctors…
Pesky mosquitoes provide neural implant solution

April 12, 2018

Brain scientists face a dilemma: Conventional wire implants are rigid and can sometimes traumatize that sensitive, vital organ;…
Paralyzed Patient Feels Sensation Again

April 12, 2018

The research was done in the laboratory of Richard Andersen, James G. Boswell Professor of Neuroscience, T&C Chen Brain-Machine…
Stem cell-based retinal implant tested for common cause of vision loss

April 5, 2018

hysicians and researchers at the USC Roski Eye Institute have collaborated with other California institutions to show that a first-in-kind…
New device to combat nasal polyps makes West Coast debut

March 19, 2018

A UW Medicine surgeon performed a landmark procedure this week, implanting tiny steroid-releasing devices in a patient’s sinuses to…
Minimally Invasive Brain Implant Lessens Seizures

February 21, 2018

UC San Diego Health now offers patients with epilepsy another non-pharmacological way to treat seizures. For the more…
Removable implant may control type 1 diabetes

January 2, 2018

For the more than 1 million Americans who live with type 1 diabetes, daily insulin injections are literally…
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