Non-Diagnostic Hardware/Software/Medical Devices

Latest Innovations

Biodegradable Implants and Matrices for Tissue/Bone Repair

 

These technologies provide biodegradable bone implants and artificial bone matrices for bony tissue repair. They encompass: (1) a method for creating organoapatite...

Universal Peptide-Binding Scaffolds and Protein Chips

 

A universal peptide-binding scaffold that is used to bind a target. The target can be a peptide or peptides of interest (for example, peptides associated with a...

Integrated Portable Pneumatically Powered Ankle-Foot Orthosis

 

Below the knee muscle weakness, defined by weak dorsiflexor (shin) or plantarflexor (calf) muscle groups, can result from a variety of physical impairments or...

Miniaturized Walking Biological Machines

 

Dr. Bashir has developed a walking biological machine. This "bio-bot" can move spontaneously, and may be useful for sensing, information processing, transport,...

Learning Controllers for Lower-limb Prosthetic Devices

 

Professor Timothy Bretl of the Aerospace Engineering and Navid Aghasadeghi of ECE both from the University of Illinois have developed a method for learning...

Process for Making Modular Bioactuators

 

 

Dr. Rashid Bashir has developed a process for manufacturing modular bioactuators. The process utilizes stereolithographic 3D printing to create injection...

Machine Learning-Based Screening Tool for Discovery and Design of Membrane-Active Peptides

 

 

Dr. Ferguson, in collaboration with colleagues from UCLA, has invented a machine-learning based tool to screen peptides for membrane activity. The tool...

Multiscale Porosity Biphasic Calcium Phosphate Scaffolds for Bone Regeneration

 

 

Dr. Amy J. Wagoner Johnson from the University of IL has developed a scaffold for the use in bone regeneration procedures. The scaffold can be custom...