Perspective on HLA Testing

August 9, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Brief History of HLA Testing in the Clinical Laboratory
“To date, HLA has been primarily thought of as a group of [MORE]

Red Blood Cell-Based COVID Vaccine

May 31, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Anchoring SARS-CoV-2 spike proteins in Erythro-VLPs
“Here, we [at McMaster University] present a protocol to anchor the SARS-CoV-2 spike (S-) protein [MORE]

Dipstick Test for Simultaneous Multistep Assays

January 18, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Multistep Lateral Flow Devices for Advanced Assays
“Researchers at Georgia Tech have developed a lateral flow test platform that can perform [MORE]

Endemic COVID

January 4, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Health plan for endemic COVID
This piece isn’t our usual fare.  It’s about national health policies that have to address coronaviruses [MORE]

In-Ear COVID Monitor

December 21, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

In-ear sensor successfully monitors COVID-19 patients at home
“New research from the Technical University of Munich has found remote monitoring of [MORE]

Best Sensors Awards

November 16, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

TracPatch knee sensor
Fierce Electronics announced its best sensor awards for 2021 in 13 categories, including artificial intelligence, COVID-19, medical and [MORE]

COVID PutsTtelemedicine Over the Top

October 12, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

The pandemic made telemedicine an instant hit
Telemedicine has existed almost as long as the telephone, or at least since the [MORE]

Electrochemical Signal Detects COVID-19

October 5, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Rapid Diagnostic COVID19 test results in 4 minutes 90% accurate
“A Penn Medicine news release noted that “The RAPID technology … [MORE]

Simulated Patients for in silico Clinical Trials

September 28, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Virtual patients could revolutionize medicine
“According to a new proof-of-concept study published in Nature Communications, clinical studies conducted with simulated participants [MORE]

A COVID-19 and Variants Environmental Biosensor

September 14, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Soterius Scout sensor detects even asymptomatic COVID-19
“Reliable, accurate and non-invasive, the Soterius Scout sensor can deliver results within a minute [MORE]

Swarm Learning for Disease Diagnosis

August 17, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Swarm learning
Scientists at the German Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases (Bonn, Germany) “introduce Swarm Learning—a decentralized machine-learning approach that unites edge [MORE]

AI Outperforms Doctors in Predicting Heart Conditions

July 27, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

“In a human versus AI study, researchers found that the technology was much more effective at predicting which coronavirus patients [MORE]

Biobanks as the Forge for Medical Innovation

June 22, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

“Until now, biobanks have primarily operated as standalone innovation centers, evolving their own methods of best practice to protect and [MORE]

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]