A New Medical Implant Uses Your Body’s Fluids as Fuel

A New Medical Implant Uses Your Body’s Fluids as Fuel


Publication Title
Futurism
Publication/Creation Date
May 12 2017
Creators/Contributors
Karla Lant (creator)
University Of California, Los Angeles (contributor)
University Of Connecticut (contributor)
Persuasive Intent
Information
Description
Researchers have designed a biofriendly power source for implantable medical devices called a "biological supercapacitor." The design may mean medical devices that are more comfortable, less risky, and last for life.
HCI Platform
Implantables
Location on Body
Entire Body
Augments
Treating, Living
Source
https://futurism.com/a-new-medical-implant-uses-your-bodys-fluids-as-fuel/

Date archived
May 21 2017
Last edited
November 26 2018
How to cite this entry
Karla Lant . (May 12 2017). "A New Medical Implant Uses Your Body’s Fluids as Fuel". Futurism. Futurism LLC. Fabric of Digital Life. https://fabricofdigitallife.com/Detail/objects/2055