Tag: Wound

Innovation, Research

New, rubber-like material could act as replacement for human tissue

March 16, 2020

Via: The Medical News

Researchers from Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden, have created a new, rubber-like material with a unique set of properties, which could act as a replacement for human tissue in medical procedures. The material has the potential to make a big […]

Innovation, Med Tech

New biodegradable wound dressing material accelerates healing

January 17, 2019

Via: The Medical News

A team of scientists from the MISiS National University of Science and Technology with colleagues from the Central European Institute of Technology (Brno, the Czech Republic) and other Czech universities have developed a biodegradable material with antibacterial action to use […]

Innovation, Research

Researchers uncover small molecule that plays key role in protecting against cancer

January 31, 2018

Via: The Medical News

They found that in human lung cancer cells, reduced expression of the microRNA miR-125a-5p, which enables cell death or apoptosis, is associated with increased levels of a protein called TIMP-1. This protein has already been associated with poor prognosis in […]