New Pact with Local Hospitals to Advance Patient Care in Northern Colorado
Joint research at Colorado State University, Poudre Valley Hospital and the Medical Center of the Rockies already has spawned development of several medical improvements, including a new arterial stent that helps prevent blood clotting and a hernia patch that fights infection.
Researcher: Fight Malaria with Deadly Mosquito Meals
A Colorado State University microbiologist is examining a new way to halt malaria -- one of the world's most severe public-health problems -- by turning prevention on its head. He plans to give potential human victims a common anti-parasitic drug that, when ingested by mosquitoes in a blood meal, kills insect vectors that spread the deadly disease.
CSU Student Dreams Up 3D Hearing Aid Covers
Colorado State University biomedical engineering doctoral student had the idea of developing special covers that would enable the aids to work while also protecting the devices from hair and other potential interferences.