Micro-3D Imaging for Blood Vessels

September 15, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Ultrathin 3D printed endoscope imaging an artery
“A team of researchers led by the University of Adelaide and University of Stuttgart [MORE]

Ultra-Miniaturized Endoscope

April 14, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Images from lensless computational microendoscope
A collaboration between optical engineers in Boston and Baltimore have designed a minimally invasive, lens-free, computational [MORE]

Optical “Waveguides” in Medical Devices

January 15, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

3D Waveguide fabrication
This from EPFL engineers in Lausanne, Switzerland: “For the first time, researchers have fabricated light-guiding structures known as [MORE]

Nano-Optic Endoscope for Precision Imaging

December 4, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Seeing deep tissue with Nano-optic endoscope
Earlier this year, optical engineers at Harvard published an article in Nature Nanotechnology about their [MORE]

Camera that Sees through the Body

February 27, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Human Body Illuminated
“Experts have integrated thousands of single photon detectors onto a silicon chip, similar to that found in a [MORE]

Novel Dye Illuminates Pituitary Adenomas

October 31, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

Pituitary Tumor Surgery
Pituitary tumor surgery is a highly delicate procedure. With endoscopic devices, the surgeon reaches the skull through the [MORE]

Harvard’s Robotic Arm for Endoscopic Surgery

September 5, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

Soft Robotic Arm for Endoscopic Exam
Quoting directly: “We were able to design a device that can lie flat when the [MORE]

Finding Tumors with a Laser

June 27, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

Doctor Inserts Endoscope
A collaboration of German research labs has come up with a way to image tumors at an early [MORE]

“Painting,” Seeing and Excising Glioblastomas

November 12, 2013 | | Posted in Newsletter

Intracranial robot prototype
There are three stories here about new neurosurgical techniques aimed at treating one of the deadliest cancers, [MORE]

“Swimming in a Magnetic Current”

February 21, 2012 | | Posted in Newsletter

This is the kind of story know-nothing politicians like to expose: researchers working with a tiny sailboat in an [MORE]

Google-Earth View of Bladder’s Interior

June 14, 2011 | | Posted in Newsletter

University of Washington Bladder Scope
Saying that he wants to give urologists “a Google Earth view of the bladder, University [MORE]

Microcamera for Disposable Endoscopes

April 12, 2011 | | Posted in Newsletter

Fraunhofer Microcamera
Electrical engineers at the Fraunhofer Institute for Reliability and Microintegration (Berlin, Germany) have developed a microcamera the [MORE]