Researchers have discovered that if the films coating medical devices are soft enough, bacteria won't stick to them.
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A study in rodents suggests that skin cells can be transformed into neurons to treat neurodegeneration.
A new detector uses living cells that light up in the presence of airborne bioterror agents, such as anthrax and smallpox.
Scientists have revealed the hidden diversity of natural antibiotics using a new approach that pits one type of bacteria against another.
Electrical pulses control the release of drugs from a biodegradable thin film.
Sheets of elastic, sticky polymers could replace sutures and provide long-term drug delivery.
An innovative navigation system uses optical signals from hospital lights to guide patients with traumatic brain injuries around hospitals.
A similar approach might soon be tested in humans.
Nanoparticles can be activated by radio frequencies.