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February 2015

Graphene Structures Created with 3D Printing

February 21, 2015

Image Credit: Advanced Materials/Esther García-Tuñon et al. Researchers have created a graphene composite paste that can be 3D printed into complex, patterned structures. Super-strong, super-light, durable-yet-flexible two-dimensional [more...]

Biodefence Researchers Seek Homo Chippiens

February 19, 2015

‘Organs on chips’, such as this simulated lung, could be used to test bodily responses to toxic chemicals (Image credit: Wyss Institute/Harvard)  Each year, the US government spends hundreds of millions of dollars stockpiling [more...]

Lab-on-a-chip to study single cells at EPFL

February 19, 2015

Scientists at EPFL have developed a new lab-on-a-chip technique to analyze single cells from entire population. The new method, which uses beads and microfluidics can change the way we study mixed populations of cells, such as those of [more...]

Low-tech Microfluidics

February 11, 2015

Microfluidic chips made in the Science Practice studio “This article is written by Dr Tempest van Schaik and has been reposted with permission from the Science Practice blog. Science Practice is a research and design company in [more...]

On-chip Sensors, Call for Paper

February 11, 2015

Dear Colleagues, The original idea of lab-on-a-chip (LOC) technology involves integrating on-chip sensors with advanced microfluidic technology to build miniaturized devices that can monitor bio/chemical responses in real time [more...]
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