Welcome to empowr,
where you earn by simply posting:
 
photos,
updates,
videos,
blogs
Good news! You got 1 free crypto coin thanks to your inviter. Send them a quick thanks after you sign up!

New to empowr?

About this Author

Ashok Ahelleya helps marine life preservation.

 

'Smart' bandage to speed

 

up wound healing

'Smart' bandage to speed 

Press Trust of India  |  Melbourne September 6, 2015 Last Updated at 14:22 IST



Researchers are developing a 'smart' bandage that can draw bacteria out of

wounds and speed up the healing process. 

'Smart' bandage to speed

Scientists at Swinburne University of Technology inAustralia have used a technique called electrospinning - in which polymer filaments 100 times thinner than a human hair are squeezed out of an electrified nozzle - to develop nanofibre meshes that can draw bacteria from a wound. 

In the first phase of research polymer nanofibres were placed over the top of films of Staphylococcus aureus, a bacterium involved in chronic wound infection. The researchers found the bacteria quickly attached to the fibres. 

When the fibres were smaller than the individual bacteria, fewer cells attached and those

17 Comments
:

Ashok Ahelleya

Thanks Fawad Ahmed for your likes and comments

51 months ago
Ashok Ahelleya

Thanks Bao Anh for your likes and comments

51 months ago
Adil Khan

i like your post thanks dear friend

51 months ago
Aa Man

Nice sharing and cool post dear

51 months ago
Ashok Ahelleya

Thanks Adil Khan for your likes and comments

51 months ago
Ashok Ahelleya

Thanks Power Community Aa Man for your likes and comments

51 months ago
Ashok Ahelleya

Thanks Asghar ali for your likes and comments

51 months ago
Ashok Ahelleya

Thanks !Sajjad Mughal for your likes and comments

51 months ago
Ashok Ahelleya

Thanks Yoyin Bank-Olem for your likes and comments

51 months ago
Ashok Ahelleya

Thanks Marko Gigoski for your likes and comments

51 months ago
Crispina Palopalo

This is just awesome bandage that speeds up healing. Glad to know. Thank you for sharing.

51 months ago
Ashok Ahelleya

Thanks Crispina Palopalo for your likes and comments

51 months ago
: