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Image of the Day: Bend and Stretch

By Sukanya Charuchandra | June 15, 2018

Circuits made from a novel material are more flexible than ever before.  

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Small Wonders

By Molly Sharlach | September 11, 2014

Sangeeta Bhatia, creator of miniature medical technologies, has won the Lemelson-MIT Prize.

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Michael Smith: Biomechanic

By Jef Akst | September 1, 2013

Assistant Professor, Biomedical Engineering, Boston University. Age: 37

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Printing Ears

By Kate Yandell | September 1, 2013

Cornell University biomedical engineer Lawrence Bonassar 3-D prints ears using “ink” that contains living cells.

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Printing Life

By Kate Yandell | September 1, 2013

3-D printing allows tissue engineers to fabricate more-complex shapes and to precisely mix biological materials.

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Organs on Demand

By Kate Yandell | September 1, 2013

3-D printing has made inroads in the clinic, but constructing functional complex organs still faces major hurdles.

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