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Wyss Institute launches 'SLIPS' company

Developed at the Wyss Institute, an ultra-slippery coating that repels virtually all liquids and solids will be made available for a wide range of custom commercial applications through a newly formed private company


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    Vibrating shoe insoles improve gait, balance in elderly

    New study shows vibrating insoles could help reduce falls in elderly people by using the principle of stochastic resonance to reduce balance issues and walking variabilityRead more

  • Double take: "Synthetic" synthetic biology

    Double take: "Synthetic" synthetic biology

    Wyss Institute scientists clench two breakthroughs that could stand alone or double up to allow for complex, de-novo-designed diagnostic and therapeutic gene circuits to be delivered on pocket-sized slips of paperRead more

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  • Mike Super

    Engineered Opsonins for Pathogen Diagnosis and Sepsis Therapy

    Nov 19, 2014

    Wyss Senior Staff Scientist Michael Super will give a lecture at the 12th Annual NanoTechnology for Defense Conference

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