Tag: nanodevice

Innovation, Medical Devices

Could a nanodevice eliminate immunotherapy side effects in breast cancer?

October 31, 2018


The device is inserted straight into a tumour, making it possible to deliver a one-time, sustained-release dose that would eliminate the need for patients to undergo several intravenous treatments over a prolonged time. Invented by Alessandro Grattoni, PhD, chairman of […]

Innovation, Medical Devices

New devices emulate human biological synapses

September 30, 2016

Via: ScienceDaily

Engineers at the University of Massachusetts Amherst are leading a research team that is developing a new type of nanodevice for computer microprocessors that can mimic the functioning of a biological synapse — the place where a signal passes from […]