medical technology

Bandage-Like Gadget Could Make Stitches And Staples A Thing Of The Past

Bandage-Like Gadget Could Make Stitches And Staples A Thing Of The Past

A Seattle-based startup has developed an innovative “skin closure device” that exhibits the anchoring strength of sutures and staples, but is nearly as easy to apply as a bandage. Called microMend, the device is performing well in clinical studies, and it may only be a matter of time before one…