To better understand potential damage that emerging vaping products may have on human lungs, Kambez H. Benam and his team have created a first-in-kind biologically inspired robotic system that quantitatively analyzes submicron and microparticles generated from electronic cigarettes in real-time while mimicking clinically relevant breathing and vaping topography exactly as happens in humans. Read more on!

Video courtesy of A. Gorelova, UPMC