POSTS TAGGED AS diagnostics

Photon Sensor for Microfluidics Analyzes Cell Mechanics

July 19, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

University of Illinois-Opto Mechano Fluidic Resonator OMFR
Flow cytometry has been a useful tool in pathology labs since the first machines [MORE]

Skin Patch Dx for Food Allergies

June 21, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Viaskin Peanut Product
For an infant with undiagnosed allergies to milk and egg proteins, the only communication is through crying—-non-stop crying. [MORE]

3-D Printing with Stem Cells

June 14, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Nano Dimensions 3D Print Stem Cells
In 1999, Anthony Atala’s regenerative medicine group at Wake Forest University used a 3-D bioprinter [MORE]

Gut-Biome Sensor

May 10, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Jeffrey Tabor
Synthetic biologists at Rice University are working to create bacterial sensors that can detect different kinds of inflammation associated [MORE]

“Smart Tampons”

May 10, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Harvard Professors Ridhi Tariyal and Stephen Gire
There’s an interesting “what” in this piece, but an insufficient description of “how.” Two [MORE]

Multiplex Microfluidics Device for Low Concentration Biomarkers

April 5, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Quoting directly from this piece, “At the École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland, researchers have developed a device for rapid [MORE]

An Automated “Radiologist” Named Avicenna

March 1, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Avicenna Software
IBM is placing a big bet that computational medicine will be the fulcrum between the digital patient and the [MORE]

“LabCorp in a Box”

February 23, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Maverick Detection System
Typical blood testing for general health covers about 35 assays for kidney function, electrolytes and minerals, liver functions, [MORE]

GI Camera Pill with its Own Light Source

February 9, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Fluorescent Video Pill
Camera pills have been around for a few years, but they require an external light source to produce [MORE]

Labs in Your Hand Device for Two Major Pathogens

February 2, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Recalling the Latin name for Ireland, Hibernia, a Dublin company, HiberGene, has introduced a new, handheld device for detecting meningococcus [MORE]

A “Pillforge” for Ingestible Capsule Diagnostics

January 19, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Wireless Module
Engineers at Vanderbilt University‘s Institute for Software Integrated Systems say this about designing a general diagnostic pill for the [MORE]

Gender Identification by Fingerprint

January 5, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Fingerpint Analysis
Fingerprint analysis for crime investigation has been around since the late 19th century, but even a detective like “Sherlock [MORE]

Profiling Prostate Cancer

November 24, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Lab Technologist
The PSA assay for prostate cancer is notoriously inaccurate, opening the way for a better diagnostic of this major [MORE]

Direct to Consumer Liquid Biopsy Test for Multiple Cancers

November 3, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

CancerIntercept Liquid Biopsy
Pathway Genomics (San Diego, CA) is the first company to offer liquid biopsy screening tests for multiple cancers [MORE]