Dissolvable Devices to Collect Essential Data

Discover Magazine has an interesting article this week about the design of implantable medical devices which will dissolve into harmless materials when their work is done.

The article follows the work of Rogers, a professor of materials science, engineering and bioengineering at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, and his attempts to design a novel electronic sensor to collect essential health data following a brain injury or surgery.

To read the full article please click here.

 

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Published on 22. January 2016 in Interesting Reads