POSTS TAGGED AS Imperial College London

New Technique for Virus Hunting

May 18, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Six different bioaerosol samplers
“An evaluation of methods and instrumentation used for airborne virus collection concludes that samplers operating cyclone sampling [MORE]

Micro-qPCR Chip for Pathogen ID (including SARS CoV)

February 16, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Silicon based micro qPCR Chip
From bioengineers at Imperial College London: “we report a disposable silicon-based integrated Point-of-Need transducer (TriSilix) for [MORE]

“Urine fingerprints” of metabolism

August 18, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Food for your specific metabolism
From Imperial College London: “A newly developed test that measures a number of metabolites in urine [MORE]

A Simple Cancer Urine Test

January 7, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Urine test for cancer
“Researchers at Imperial College London and MIT have developed a simple cancer urine test based on injected [MORE]

Heart Patches of Living Stem Cells

August 20, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Heart patch
Until heart doctors have a successful strategy for injecting stem cells directly into cardiac tissue to repair damage, this [MORE]

Mini-MRI for Knee Injury

August 6, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Prototype of mini MRI for knee injuries
Besides the bones of the knee joint, there are tendons, the meniscus, and ligaments [MORE]

HIV Testing on a Thumb Drive

January 3, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

USB Stick for HIV Testing
HIV testing today can be as complicated as blood glucose monitoring was in the days before [MORE]

Mimicking Cartilage with Bio-Glass

June 21, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Bioglass is a synthetic material made of silica and a polymer that was first used for treating bone injuries during [MORE]

Speeding up Nanopore Trapping

March 1, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

DNA Threaded Through Nanopipette
Collaborating researchers—chemists at Imperial College London, and electrical and biomedical engineers at the University of Minnesota—have devised [MORE]

Nanoneedles in Regenerative Medicine

September 1, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Researchers at Imperial College London and the Houston Methodist Research Institute have developed a new nano device for delivering nucleic [MORE]

Self-Assembling Nanoparticles that Target Tumors

October 14, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

Self-Assembling Nanoparticles
You’ll have to go to the published study to get the exact details of this piece, but researcher at [MORE]

Bruise Trousers

August 19, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

Bruise Trousers
In developing sporting equipment for Paralympic athletes, a group of engineering students at Imperial College London created lycra trousers [MORE]

“I-Knife” for Surgery

November 5, 2013 | | Posted in Newsletter

Intellligent Knife
This is a second report in Tagline for an electrosurgical “I-knife” (I=intelligent) that cuts like a bipolar instrument [MORE]

Urine-Gas Test for Gastroesophageal Biomarkers

May 14, 2013 | | Posted in Newsletter

Infrared Spectroscopy
Using sealed specimen cups and mass spectroscopy, researchers at Imperial College London were able to detect gastroesophageal cancer [MORE]