Flexible Supercapacitor Could Power Implants

A new flexible, high-storage supercapacitor could offer a better way to power medical implants. Typically, medical implants are powered by conventional hard-shell batteries, which require the implants to be large and bulky. As an alternative, flexible, biocompatible supercapacitors were made using non-flammable electrolytes. The device is made from common materials, lowering its manufacturing cost, and could also be used to power electronic wearables that conform to the shape of the body.
https://www.medgadget.com/2017/09/flexible-supercapacitors-hope-replace-batteries-medical-implants.html

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