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Tissue regeneration through robotic implants

11 January 2018A medical robot could be used to treat defects such as esophageal atresia and short bowel syndrome. Researchers at Boston’s Children Hospital say the implant should stimulate tissue growth in stunted organs, gradually…

Flexible supercap to power medical implants

18 September 2017Looking to develop an alternative to the rigid batteries that power-up medical implants, a team from Queen’s University Belfast has developed a flexible and organic supercapacitor with a longer cycle life. The team also…