Spit Analysis for Heart Attack Risk

December 24, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Device to analyze spit to diagnose risk of heart disease
Australian scientists have developed a device that assesses biomarkers in spit [MORE]

Implant for Remote Controlled Disease Management

September 10, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Remote control implantable drug delivery system
“Researchers from Houston Methodist successfully delivered continuous, predetermined dosages of two chronic disease medications using [MORE]

Wirelessly Controlled “pill”

December 18, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

MIT Wireless pill
For the past two years, researchers at MIT have been improving the design and capabilities of an ingestible [MORE]

A Wearable to Detect Pneumonia

April 17, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Smart Jacket Detects Pneumonia in Children
This piece is about a wearable stethoscope, in the form of a sensored jacket that [MORE]

Electronic Tattoos; Amazing

April 12, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

I’ll leave it to the scientists and engineers among our readers to figure out a medical application for electronic ink; [MORE]

How Smart Can a Mouth Retainer Be?

March 17, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Imagine reading Braille with your tongue. That approaches the concept that Colorado State University researchers are developing with a smart [MORE]

A Pathology Lab at Home

August 26, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

Cue Deep Health Tracker
Next spring, Cue (San Diego, CA) expects to begin general marketing of its “deep health tracker” which [MORE]

Perspective on Wireless Monitoring

August 20, 2013 | | Posted in Newsletter

Nonin-3230 Wireless Pulse Oximeter
Compared to high speed gene sequencing, 3-D printing of bones, stem cell regeneration of tissue, [MORE]

Near-Field Communications for Medical Devices

July 9, 2013 | | Posted in Newsletter

NFC BP Monitor – disassembled
This short piece is for the device designers among us who might consider near-field [MORE]

Implantable Blood Testing Device with Wireless Transmission

May 7, 2013 | | Posted in Newsletter

Blood Test Implant
Blood testing for metabolites seems poised to become a distance monitoring process with an implantable device scientists [MORE]

Electronic Pain-Relief Patch

April 16, 2013 | | Posted in Newsletter

Thimble Bioelectronics
Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation already is employed in a few wearable devices, but a “Band Aid” type patch [MORE]

Mobile Metabolism Monitor

April 2, 2013 | | Posted in Newsletter

“Breezing” is the name developers at Arizona State University have given to a device that analyzes CO2 and [MORE]

Improved Wearable Sensors for Physiotherapy Monitoring

February 26, 2013 | | Posted in Newsletter

Wearable Monitor
Italian scientists have developed a wearable sensor jacket, with conductive elastomers printed into the fabric, which can  [MORE]

Scanadu’s “Scout” Tricorder

January 8, 2013 | | Posted in Newsletter

Scanadu tricorder
The $10m X Prize competition for a Star Trek-like “tricorder” already is bringing some new consumer diagnostic [MORE]