POSTS TAGGED AS dermatology

Skin Cancer Detecting Robot

August 7, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Demascope to detect melanona
Last year, Stanford researchers reported on an artificial intelligence technology called a “convoluted neural network” to screen images [MORE]

Biomaterials: Liquid Silk

January 24, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

Pure Liquid Silk – Fibroin
Silk Therapeutics Inc. (Medford, M.A.) is a skin care company at present, using pure fibroin (silk [MORE]

Interesting Thermal Camera for a Smartphone

February 17, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Seek Thermal Camera
This YouTube video is borderline goofy, but it refers to a $200 thermal camera (from Thermal.com) which can [MORE]

Printing Skin for Grafts

November 18, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

PrintAlive Skin Bioprinter
While the Japanese are working on an innovative burn dressing, researchers at the University of Toronto have demonstrated [MORE]

Growing Cartilage from Stem Cells

May 20, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

Fats Cells for Ears
Some 6,000 to 8,000 babies are born each year in the US with microtia—a non genetic birth [MORE]

Color Sensing for Skin Diseases

June 4, 2013 | | Posted in Newsletter

Mazet Color Analysis
MAZeT GmbH (Erfurt, Germany) makes a multi-spectral color sensor that can be used (and may already be [MORE]

Filling the Extracellular Matrix for Younger Skin

February 19, 2013 | | Posted in Newsletter

Dermatologists at the University of Michigan have shown that injections of fibroblasts into the skin stimulate collagen production which [MORE]

Skin Patch for Basal Cell and Squamous Cell Carcinomas

August 28, 2012 | | Posted in Newsletter

It is estimated that one in five Americans will develop a non-melanoma skin cancer (i.e. basal cell or squamous cell [MORE]

Winners of the 2012 Medical Design Excellence Awards

July 10, 2012 | | Posted in Newsletter

Freedom Portable Driver
Among the 26 winners shown in this piece are a wearable ventilator, the world’s smallest heart-lung machine, [MORE]

Hydrogel Scaffold for Burn Healing

January 17, 2012 | | Posted in Newsletter

Johns Hopkins University researchers intended to design a hydrogel loaded with stem cells to promote wound healing, but their [MORE]

“MoleMate” Handheld Dermatology Device

November 22, 2011 | | Posted in Newsletter

Skin Diagram
Earlier this fall, the US FDA approved a hand held siascopy device, made by the Canadian firm MedX [MORE]

Growing Tumors Rapidly in the Lab

December 7, 2010 | | Posted in Newsletter

Dr. Todd Ridky
Todd Ridky, MD and a group at Stanford, were able to transform several human epithelial cells into [MORE]

Spotting Melanomas with a Cellphone

April 20, 2010 | | Posted in Newsletter

Health Discovery Corporation (Savannah, GA) will soon release a cell-phone based application that forwards a picture of a mole to [MORE]