NEWS & EVENTS
A team has concocted a sugar-heavy stent to reduce the margin of error in a delicate surgical procedure. Read more at Nebraska Today.
Improvements in three-photon microscopy have allowed scientists to see activity in all layers of the visual cortex and the 'subplate' below. Read more at MIT News.
A team of investigators has developed a system using artificial intelligence to quickly diagnose and classify brain hemorrhages and to provide the basis of its decisions from relatively small image datasets. Read more from Mass General News.
New battery-free, easily implantable weight-loss devices developed by engineers could offer a promising new weapon for battling the bulge. Read more from Medical Express.
Researchers have invented a new way to fabricate nanoscale 3D objects of nearly any shape. They can also pattern the objects with a variety of useful materials, including metals, semiconducting quantum dots, and DNA. Read more from MIT News.
Researchers have designed an ingestible capsule that can be controlled using Bluetooth wireless technology. Their capsule, which can be customized to deliver drugs, sense environmental conditions, or a combination of those functions, can reside in the stomach for at least a month, transmitting information and responding to instructions from a user's smartphone. Read more at MIT News.