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Bioinspired bleeding control Synthesized plateletlike

Bioinspired bleeding control Synthesized plateletlike


Bio-inspired bleeding control Artist's rendering of synthetic platelets. Credit: Peter Allen

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Injectable Polymer Could Keep Soldiers, Trauma Patients from Bleeding to Death

Actively Monitor Healing with A Phosphorenscent Bandage

Disc-shaped microparticles use monocytes to get to their destination. Credit: Peter Allen

Intravenous synthetic platelet (SynthoPlate) nanoconstructs reduce bleeding and improve 'golden hour' survival in a porcine model of traumatic arterial ...

Ultrasoft microgels displaying emergent platelet-like behaviours | Nature Materials

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Research team developing injectable treatment for soldiers wounded in battle

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High blood pressure is the single most important risk factor for health loss and premature death globally, and although treatment is proven to be effective, ...

[A] SynthoPlate diameter (size distribution) analysis over a 6-month period demonstrated that the particles retained their size within 20% of their starting ...

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Platelet-like nanoparticles

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In a study led by Dipanjan Pan, an Illinois professor of bioengineering, researchers designed nanoparticles that specifically bind to a protein that marks ...

Schematic representation of pig femoral artery hemorrhage model setup. A CO2 sensor was placed at the end of the endotracheal tube and mechanical ...

Nanosensors Could Help Diagnose and Treat Cancerous Tumors


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Schematic representation and representative images of hemostasized injury site in the femoral artery of pigs treated with SynthoPlate or saline or control ...

Now, an international group of researchers including UIC professor of chemistry Petr Kral, have designed new anti-viral nanoparticles that bind to a range ...

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Engineering New Bone Growth with Tissue Scaffolds

A 3-D rendering of fibrin forming a blood clot, with PolySTAT (in blue) binding strands together. Credit: William Walker, University of Washington

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Researchers have found that the microorganisms residing in the intestines (microbiota) play a role in the development of high blood pressure in rats.

First real-life trial finds oral cholera vaccine protects against endemic disease and could speed


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The potent combination also attacked satellite tumors and distant cancerous cells, completely curing two mice and effectively vaccinating one against the ...

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Older bodies need longer to mend. This reality of aging has been documented since World War I, with the observation that wounds heal slower in older ...

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[A] Average vitals over the course of the experiment of uninjured pigs and [B] average blood lab values over the course of the experiment of uninjured pigs ...

Shaking the topological cocktail of success

Hemostatic efficacy analysis in injured pigs shows that [A] pigs administered with SynthoPlate had a reduced blood loss rate (blue) compared to those ...

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Nanoparticles from combustion engines can activate viruses that are dormant in in lung tissue cells. This is the result of a study by researchers of ...

Researchers synthesize new form of silicon for solar applications

All rats injected with PolySTAT survived potentially lethal bleeding from femoral artery injury. In control groups, zero to 40 percent of rats survived.

... S11 μgels or Factor VIIa and, following a 5-min-circulation time, a femoral vein injury was induced. a, Bleeding times following injury. b, Total blood ...

Sex, genes, the Y chromosome and the future of men

Mimicking biological functionality with polymers for biomedical applications | Nature

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Electrons move in different circles

a, Geckos can walk up walls and hang upside down with the help of pillars and setae on their feet. b, Mussels use chemistry that functions in a wet ...

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Nanoparticle-Based Invention Moves New Drugs Closer to Clinical Testing

Cause of Inflammation in Diabetes Identified

Engineers efficiently 'mix' light at the nanoscale

Tiny machines like nanorockets are ideal candidates for drug delivery in the human body. Chemists at Radboud University now demonstrate the first complete ...

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Study reveals new, potent way to boost immunity and fight viruses

Blood Vessels Control Brain Growth

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The team's study in the March 1, 2017, issue of Science Translational Medicine, demonstrated how a bath of solution with evenly distributed and magnetized ...

Electric fields remove nanoparticles from blood with ease

A highly robust, efficient nanoparticle-based platform to advance stem cell therapeutics

Chronic Sleep Deprivation Suppresses Immune System

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Warping in topological insulators

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Milestone Reached in Work to Build Replacement Kidneys in the Lab

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New research from the University of Copenhagen shows that mild to moderate levels of blood fats equals an increased risk developing acute pancreatitis.

New Insights on Kondo Effect

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Bedbug bait and trap invented by Simon Fraser University scientists

“An example of this is cellular hitchhiking, where drug-carrying nanoparticles are non-covalently attached to the surface of red blood cells, or monocytes, ...

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(A) Sketch of the continuous supercritical process for the synthesis of Pd NCs with

A large worldwide study has found that, contrary to popular thought, low-salt diets may not be beneficial and may actually increase the risk of ...

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Thermodynamic control of SFCD for preparing NP-based structured materials: (A) metal

Festo's insect-inspired robots act like the real things | Biomimétisme, Biomimicry, Bioinspired

New study demonstrates the role of urban greenery in CO2 exchange Greenery

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