Smart bandages use tiny electrodes to monitor bacterial growth in flesh wounds

Extremetech: Bandages aren’t new or particularly interesting, right? They keep wounds clean and protected from the outside environment. Some bandages are even impregnated with antibacterial agents to kill off rogue pathogens. What if bandages could be used to monitor wounds and detect problems, though? That is the goal of Thaddaeus Webster and Edgar Goluch.

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