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An electromechanical hug for the heart*

An electromechanical hug for the heart* The heart wrap was made from silver nanowires embedded in a rubber polymer that could conform to the unique three-dimensional anatomy of different heartsHeart failure can be treated by pacemakers to keep the beats in rhythm, but pacemakers apply electrical stimulation at specific points and do not provide comprehensive coverage of the entire organ.
*Citation: The entire text above is from the Editor's Summary of the paper that is published online in Science Translational Medicine.

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