Electric mesh can give the heart an electromechanical hug

4 years ago — Long Read

Researchers from the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) and Seoul National University have created a device that wraps an electronic mesh around the heart to battle heart failure. The...

New velcro-like scaffold for growing heart tissue

4 years ago — Quick Read

Engineers in Canada have created a new technology that could make it easier to grow artificial heart tissue for repairing damaged hearts. Initial tests have gone well and the ultimate...