Biomedical engineering

Biomedical engineering is a branch of engineering that applies principles and design concepts of engineering to healthcare. Biomedical engineers deal with medical devices such as imaging equipment, biocompatible materials such as prostheses or therapeutic biologicals, or processes such as regenerative tissue growth, for example.

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  • Research | | open

    While strain is known to affect cardiac electrophysiology, experimental systems to interrogate the effect of rapid strain cycles on cardiac tissue are lacking. Here the authors introduce a multielectrode array that can induce rapid dynamic strain cycles on cardiomyocyte strands and see effects of strain amplitude but not strain rate on impulse conduction.

    • Matthias Imboden
    • , Etienne de Coulon
    • , Alexandre Poulin
    • , Christian Dellenbach
    • , Samuel Rosset
    • , Herbert Shea
    •  & Stephan Rohr

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