Tag: "hydrogels" at medical news
Scientists Develop Non-Toxic, Food Safe Paint
...le paint made by creating colored calcium alginate hydrogels
is a new form of colored coating that has a wide r...n the turf spraying industry. However, since these hydrogels
are prepared from materials that are cheap, readily available and environmentally friendly, this cou...
Synthetic DNA Makes Better Hydrogels for Drug Delivery
...reated biocompatible, biodegradable//, inexpensive hydrogels
that can be easily formed into any desired shape f...es. Widespread research also is under way on using hydrogels
as scaffolds for tissue engineering and tissue repair, where the spaces in the gel might be filled w...
A New Rapid 3-D Cell-Growth Technique For Growing Heart Muscle
...forms: self-organization strategies, biodegradable hydrogels
such as fibrin, and polymeric scaffolds. Each approach may turn out to have its own applications, says Birla, and the ability to conduct side-by-side comparisons is important. Other researchers have focused on one approach or another, but the U-M ...
Insulin Therapy Shown to Treat Early Experimental Diabetic Retinopathy
...stochemical analysis. Additionally, insulin-loaded hydrogels
were designed for subconjunctival implantation to ...f insulin to the retina for prolonged periods. The hydrogels
were engineered to be thermoresponsive and hydrolytically degradable, and their pharmacokinetic and ...