Origami-inspired medical patch for sealing internal injuries

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    Taking inspiration from origami, MIT engineers have designed a medical patch that can be folded around minimally invasive surgical tools and delivered through airways, intestines, and other narrow spaces, to patch up internal injuries. (Learn more: https://news.mit.edu/2021/origami-inspired-medical-patch-sealing-internal-injuries-0202)

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