Bleeding Horseshoe Crabs

April 13, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Maryland Horseshoe Crab
Dr. Frederick Bang (1916-1981) may not be a familiar name to many people, but he was a central [MORE]

A Mask that Detects COVID-19 Particles

April 13, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Smart facemask detects SARS-CoV-2
Nanoengineers at the University of California at San Diego have created a N95 mask with a sensor [MORE]

Betty Gallaher, RN, Why Human Factors Matter

March 30, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Ms. Betty Gallaher RN
“Miss Betty” Gallaher was an emergency department nurse at the Coosa Valley Medical Center in Alabama for [MORE]

Wearables after COVID-19 Has Passed

March 23, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Covid 19 – still a concern for the heart
While the death toll from COVID-19 keeps rising, this piece from last [MORE]

Robotic Assist for Overflow Healthcare Units

March 2, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Pvillion – self-erecting structures
“As part of its Advanced Robotics for Manufacturing (ARM) Institute, researchers from New York’s Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute [MORE]

Temperature-Monitoring Ring

February 23, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Oura Ring for continuous temperature monitoring
A quick temperature reading from the forehead may not tell much about a developing fever, [MORE]

CalTech’s 10 minute COVID Test Device

January 12, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Rapid COVID-19 test sensor
By embedding SARS-CoV-2 antibodies in graphene microchannels, CalTech engineers have what they call a quick and low-cost [MORE]

A Second Receptor for SARS-CoV-2

December 22, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Neuropilin-1 and SARS-CoV2
“To efficiently infect human cells, SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, is able to use a receptor called [MORE]

Reducing COVID-19 Aerosol Particles

December 1, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

FEND nasal spray
“In a paper published in Molecular Frontiers Journal, researchers from Cambridge, Massachusetts have discovered a more effective way [MORE]

AI-Designed Bioscaffolds

November 24, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

AI speeds development of 3D-printed bioscaffolds
3D printing of bioscaffolds for tissue regeneration involves enough variables that machine learning can sort [MORE]

Hypertension, Hypotension and COVID-19

November 10, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Blood Pressure and Covid
This from the American Heart Association:  “Our study suggests low blood pressure in a person with a [MORE]

Hospital at Home Pilots

September 29, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Hospital at Home
“[University of] Michigan Medicine in July rolled out its Hospital Care at Home pilot program, which identified patients [MORE]

Rapid Decay of Anti-COVID Antibodies

September 22, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Comparing SARS-CoV-1 to SARS-CoV-2, investigators at UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine found a more rapid decay in SARS-CoV-2 IgG [MORE]

Lab-Made Mimic of SARS-CoV-2

September 15, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Lab researcher
In order to engineer a virus that mimics SARS-CoV-2 without causing COVID-19’s severe symptoms, virologists at Washington University in [MORE]