Wednesday, July 24, 2019
Tags Biomedical/environmental/chemical engineering

Tag: biomedical/environmental/chemical engineering

Ultrasound method restores dopaminergic pathway in brain at Parkinson’s early stages

New York, NY--June 6, 2019--While there are several thousand drugs available to treat a wide range of brain diseases, from depression to schizophrenia, they...

Nanotechnology treatment shows promise against multiple sclerosis

Irvine, Calif., June 5, 2019 -- A nanotechnology treatment derived from bone marrow stem cells has reversed multiple sclerosis symptoms in mice and could...

Recreating embryonic conditions at break sites can help bones heal faster

Researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago and the University of Pennsylvania have developed a unique technique that uses stem cells and flexible...

New method for engineering metabolic pathways

Cells are incredibly adept at creating complex molecules, like therapeutics, and can do so much better than many of our best factories. Synthetic biologists...

Extra finger ‘birth defect’ could provide blueprint for robotic extra limbs

The findings could show us how to tap into the brain's resources to control robotic extra limbs and digits.Worldwide, about one in every 500...

New process to rinse heavy metals from soils

When poisonous heavy metals like lead and cadmium escape from factories or mines, they can pollute the nearby soil. With no easy ways to...

Plastic water bottles may one day fly people cross-country

RICHLAND, Wash. - A research group led by Washington State University scientists has found a way to turn daily plastic waste products into...

Trap-and-release accelerates study of swimming ciliated cells

Researchers at Washington University in St. Louis have been studying cilia for years to determine how their dysfunction leads to infertility and other...

Texas A&M research team develops bioinks to print therapeutics in 3D

A team of researchers at Texas A&M University has developed an innovative way to print therapeutics in 3D for regenerative medicine.3D bioprinting...

Nanomaterial safety on a nano budget

HOUSTON - (June 3, 2019) - With a little practice, it doesn't take much more than 10 minutes, a couple of bags...