Tag: Small robot “bioprints” new cells onto stomach wall as injury scaffold

Small robot “bioprints” new cells onto stomach wall as injury scaffold

August 17, 2020

Scientists at Tsinghua University in China have developed a prototype snake-like robot that could be endoscopically inserted into a patient’s stomach to treat wounds on the stomach wall. Wounds of this nature can leak gastric juices into the surrounding organs and tissues if left untreated. The new bioprinting robot is small enough to fit into […]

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