Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Sign in | Create Account

Artificial "Skin" - Ioannis Yannas (1982)

MIT Professor of biological engineering Ioannis V. Yannas discusses his pioneering work in developing the first synthetic skin, in collaboration with John F. Burke at Massachusetts General Hospital during the 1970s and early 1980s. Burke and Yannas invented a skin substitute composed of collagen and polymers protected by a layer of silicone. [T16091]

Comments (0)

It looks like no one has posted a comment yet. You can be the first!

You need to log in, in order to post comments. If you don’t have an account yet, sign up now!

From The Vault

From The Vault

Category: General | Updated 5 months ago

Created
February 11, 2011 14:23
Category
License
All Rights Reserved (What is this?)
Additional Files


Viewed
7239 times

More from From The Vault

2000 MIT Commencement Address - Carly Fiorina

2000 MIT Commencement Address - Car...

Added over 3 years ago | 00:23:24 | 5386 views

"Automatically Programmed Tools" (1959) - Science Reporter TV Series

"Automatically Programmed Tools" (1...

Added over 3 years ago | 00:29:09 | 19753 views |

"The Apollo 4 Mission" (1967)

"The Apollo 4 Mission" (1967)

Added over 3 years ago | 00:15:48 | 4680 views

"Computer For Apollo" (1965) - Science Reporter TV Series

"Computer For Apollo" (1965) - Scie...

Added over 3 years ago | 00:29:20 | 15389 views |

MIT Red Tailed Hawks (Spring, 2004)

MIT Red Tailed Hawks (Spring, 2004)

Added over 3 years ago | 00:05:13 | 5087 views

20th Killian Award Lecture (1992) - Noam Chomsky, "Language: The Cognitive Revolutions"

20th Killian Award Lecture (1992) -...

Added over 3 years ago | 01:39:00 | 18416 views