This program supports the development and demonstration of broadly applicable bionic systems to enable new paradigms of human health.


The emphasis is on the development of bionic systems hardware, software, and methodologies to improve patient health. 

NIBIB interests include but are not limited to: 

  • artificial organs to replace function
  • electrodes and 3D printed tactile sensors for prosthetics
  • implantable bioelectronic sensors and actuators for real-time, closed-loop control of tissues and organs

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