The world`s first bionic pancreas with blood vessels has been 3D printed by researchers from the Foundation for Research and Science Development led by Dr. Michał Wszoła. In April, the researchers plan to implant printed pancreatic petals in mice.
Polish surgeons from the Medical University of Warsaw performed a pioneering intravascular repair surgery of the Nellix stent graft, implanted a few years earlier due to abdominal aortic aneurysm. This is the first successful surgery of this type in Europe and probably in the world, the university representatives say.
Is it possible to detect cancer and determine its malignancy degree in a few minutes or even seconds? It turns out that it is. This is possible with innovative diagnostic tools: Raman optical biopsy and virtual histopathology, developed in the Laboratory of Laser Molecular Spectroscopy (LLSM) of the Lodz University of Technology.