To improve the long-term performance of a neural implant, a nanocarrier-based neural interface is developed by implementing nanomanufacturing technology and multifunctional nanomaterials to provide structural and mechanical properties that mimic brain tissue, sustain the nonfouling property, and prolong the anti-inflammatory ability.
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Materials Science(all)
- Mechanics of Materials
- Mechanical Engineering
Huang, W. C., Lai, H. Y., Kuo, L. W., Liao, C. H., Chang, P. H., Liu, T. C., Chen, S. Y., & Chen, Y. Y. (2015). Multifunctional 3D Patternable Drug-Embedded Nanocarrier-Based Interfaces to Enhance Signal Recording and Reduce Neuron Degeneration in Neural Implantation. Advanced Materials, 27(28), 4186-4193. https://doi.org/10.1002/adma.201500136