3D printed hydrogels for liver detoxification

A study published on Nature showed the enormous potential on 3D printed hydrogels with nanoparticles installed in the matrix which can attract and capture toxins.

Using such device, toxins are trapped in the 3D matrix and the nanoparticles are not accumulated in the liver, reducing the risk of secondary poisoning.

If you want to know more about these materials and how do they work, read the full article: http://www.nature.com/ncomms/2014/140508/ncomms4774/full/ncomms4774.html

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