MXene Sorbents: A Step Toward a WAK

A sorbent tested for use in a wearable artificial kidney was able to adsorb urea with 99% efficiency in testing—twice the level removed with standard dialysate. The hemocompatible sorbent did not damage cells or reduce cell viability at the concentrations tested. A successful sorbent product will facilitate the design of a WAK. Read the abstract.

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Tags: Wearable Artificial Kidney, 2 D Materials, Urea, M Xene, Adsorption, Dialysate

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