blood vessels

New material for creating artificial blood vessels developed by Swiss scientists

Posted in Medicine on 30th Apr, 2015
by Alex Muller

Researchers have developed artificial blood vessels made from a special elastomer material with excellent mechanical properties.

'Nanoneedles' generate new blood vessels, paving the way for new regenerative medicine

Posted in Medicine on 31st Mar, 2015
by Alex Muller

Scientists have developed 'nanoneedles' that have successfully prompted parts of the body to generate new blood vessels, in a trial in mice.