Monday, July 18, 2016

'Smart' thread collects diagnostic data when sutured into tissue

Researchers, for the first time, have integrated nano-scale sensors, electronics and microfluidics into threads -- ranging from simple cotton to sophisticated synthetics -- that can be sutured through multiple layers of tissue to gather diagnostic data wirelessly.

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