George Pins and Glenn Gaudette, Worcester Polytechnic Institute (image) Worcester Polytechnic Institute Share Print E-Mail Caption George Pins, left, and Glenn Gaudette, both associate professors of biomedical engineering at Worcester Polytechnic Institute, with a machine they developed to mass-produce biopolymer microthreads. Pins and Gaudette are founders of VitaThreads, which is commercializing the microthread technology. Credit Worcester Polytechnic Institute (Patrick O'Connor) Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.