Non-Diagnostic Hardware/Software/Medical Devices

Latest Innovations

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...

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...

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...

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,...

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...