Implantable, Biodegradable Optical Fiber to Stay in Body for Long Time Stretches

Light delivered via an optical fiber is used in medicine for tasks such as examination of tissues and destruction of tumors. Many other applications are on the way, including drug release and activation, optogenetics, and new diagnostic modalities. Some of these may require a source of light to be available for long periods of time. A major challe (Read more...)

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