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Water-Based Bandage Can Sense Temperature Changes, Deliver Medicine To Wounds

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) scientists created a “smart wound dressing” using a highly stretchable hydrogel they unveiled in November. The water-based wound bandage has bone-binding cartilage strength and temperature monitoring features, enabling an automatic or by-demand drug application. Researchers suggest the smart wound bandage would pave the way for the safe use of electronics inside the body. It could ... Read More »