Scientists can replace metal collimators with plastic analogs

Scientists of Tomsk Polytechnic University conducted studies of plastic collimators, which can replace their metal analogs used in radiation therapy. At the first stage, the research team was involved...
06 November 2019

A neural network to help conduct a gentle diagnosis of ischemic heart disease

The project was supported by a two-year grant from the UMNIK-2018 Foundation for Assistance to Small Innovation Enterprises.
18 June 2019

TPU scientists develop an inverted exoskeleton for rehabilitation of patients after stroke

A few scientific teams from TPU and qualified rehabilitation physicians are involved in the creation of a robotic complex for the rehabilitation of immobilized patients.
27 September 2018

Nanotubes on titanium implants to prevent bone destruction

Scientists from Tomsk Polytechnic University and their foreign colleagues synthesized nanotubes out of titanium dioxide on the surface of titanium implants, on which calcium-phosphate coatings identic...
11 January 2018

TPU scientists print 3D-models of children’s hearts

Scientists from Tomsk Polytechnic University are creating 3D-printed models of children’s hearts. They are printed based on magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of real patients. These models a...
07 December 2017

Graphene oxide making any material suitable to create biosensors

TPU scientist Raul Rodrigez and his colleagues from Lithuania and Germany were the first in the world to suggest how with the help of graphene oxide, in fact ordinary graphene as in pencils, but oxidi...
22 November 2017

Drug based on silver nanoparticles cures canine distemper in dogs

Argovit is a drug based on silver nanoparticles and developed by TPU scientists jointly with their partners. The drug is successfully tested in veterinary medicine for the treatment of domestic animal...
01 August 2017

Personal arrhythmia tracker

A group of students of Tomsk Polytechnic University is working on a personal arrhythmia tracker. This device will be designed as a cuff to be applied to an upper arm for daily monitoring of human hear...
28 July 2017

TPU Scientists Create Human Heart 3D Models for Surgical Planning

A new project on human heart 3D printing was developed in Modern Production Technologies Research and Educational Center of Tomsk Polytechnic University. TPU team carries out this project for Tomsk Ca...
10 July 2017