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News Articles [6 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Gecko-inspired adhesives help soft robotic fingers to get a better grip

SOURCE (Nanowerk News) A team of California researchers has developed a robotic gripper that combines the adhesive properties of gecko toes and the adaptability of... Read More →

Gecko Biomedical CEO: We are more than a vascular sealant company

Paris-based Gecko Biomedical has developed a bioresorbable polymer that can be used not only as a sealant but also more broadly in tissue reconstruction procedures.

Gecko-Inspired Adhesives Help Soft Robotic Fingers Get a Better Grip

NewsA team of researchers has developed a robotic gripper that combines the adhesive properties of gecko toes and the adaptability of air-powered soft robots.

Gecko Biomedical Secures €6 Million in Funding under the Investments for the Future Programme ...


Scaling to new heights with gecko-inspired adhesive

(American Chemical Society) Some animals, such as geckos, can easily climb up walls and across ceilings. But currently, no material exists that allows everyday people to scale walls or transverse ceil...

Gecko Biomedical Secures €6 Million in Funding under the Investments for the Future Programme (Programme d’investissements d’avenir, PIA), to Industrialize and Develop Innovative Solutions for Tissue Reconstruction

Gecko Biomedical (“Gecko”) has been granted a total of €6 million in funding under the Investments for the Future programme (PIA) for its project proposal entitled ...

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PubMed Articles [7 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Female sexual attractiveness and sex recognition in leopard gecko: Males are indiscriminate courters.

The nature and hormonal control of cues used for recognition of sex and reproductive status of conspecifics remain largely unstudied in reptiles. It has been proposed that production of a female attra...

Remote Control over Underwater Dynamic Attachment/Detachment and Locomotion.

Despite extensive efforts to mimic the fascinating adhesion capability of geckos, the development of reversible adhesives underwater has long been lagging. The appearance of mussels-inspired dopamine ...

Localization of amylin-like immunoreactivity in the striped velvet gecko pancreas.

Immunohistochemical techniques were employed to investigate the distribution of amylin-like immunoreactive cells in the pancreas of gecko Homopholis fasciata. Four types of endocrine cells were distin...

A Coarse-Grained Molecular Simulation Model for Gecko-Feet Keratin.

The mechanical properties of gecko setae and spatulae are investigated with a coarse-grained model having two bead types. The two-bead model is based on both experimental information for the internal ...

XX/XY Sex Chromosomes in the South American Dwarf Gecko (Gonatodes humeralis).

Sex-specific genetic markers identified using restriction site-associated DNA sequencing, or RADseq, permits the recognition of a species' sex chromosome system in cases where standard cytogenetic met...

Clinical Trials [3 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Method Validation Study to Explore the Sensitivity of SenseWear Armband Gecko for Measuring Physical Activity in Subjects With Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) & Asthma

The prevalence, low cost, and low burden of wearable devices that provide quantitative and qualitative feedback on a subject's activity level present an opportunity for the use of these de...

Early Obesity Intervention Program Within GECKO Drenthe; a Randomized Controlled Trial

The purpose of this study is to investigate whether stimulating physical activity during the first year of life influences growth and body composition, and stimulates motor activity and mo...

Community Empowerment to Pilot a Novel Device for Monitoring Rescue Medication Use in Urban Children With Asthma

Background: Pediatric asthma is the most common chronic illness among children and is associated with poor quality of life, activity restriction, school absences, and thousands of physicia...

Companies [2 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

Gecko Biomedical

Gecko Biomedical is a privately owned medical device company based in Paris, France that is dedicated to the rapid development and the commercialization of innovative polymers ...


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