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stingray-inspired soft biobot

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stingray-inspired soft biobot

artist’s concept of a stingray soft robot. credit: university of california, los angelesucla bioengineering professor ali khademhosseini has led the development of a tissue-based soft robot that mimics the biomechanics of a stingray. the new technology could lead to advances in bio-inspired robotics, regenerative medicine and medical diagnostics. the study was published in advanced materials.the simple body design of stingrays, specifically, a flattened body shape and side fins that start at the head and end at the base of their tail, makes them ideal to model bio-electromechanical systems on.the 10-millimeter long robot is made up of four layers: tissue composed of live heart cells, two distinct types of specialized biomaterials for ...