Could a wearable that emits ultrasound help transplant patients stave off organ rejection? Is there a better designed ileostomy bag that could improve the fit and overall experience for wearers? Boston University graduate researchers with a penchant for innovation and entrepreneurship recently developed designs for these two medical devices—and their pitches have attracted interest and funding.
Air-liquid interface culture promotes maturation and allows environmental exposure of pluripotent stem cell–derived alveolar epithelium
Type 2 alveolar epithelial cells (AT2s), facultative progenitor cells of the lung alveolus, play a