Smart Fabrics With Bioactive Inks Monitor Health Of the Wearer By Changing Color

Tufts University Bioactive Ink
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A team of researchers at Tufts University’s School of Engineering have developed biomaterial-based inks that respond to chemicals released from the body in fluids like sweat as well as other environmental elements by changing color. The inks can be screen printed onto textiles such as clothes, shoes, or even face masks in complex patterns and […]