POSTS TAGGED AS medical device

An “Electronic Blood Vessel”

December 1, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Electronic blood vessel
Chinese bioengineers have developed an implantable device that mimics a blood vessel.  “By using poly(L-lactide-co-ϵ-caprolactone), which encapsulates liquid [MORE]

3 in 1 Device: Ultrasound-Electronic Stethoscope-ECG

November 24, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

KOSMOS  3 in 1 device
“EchoNous (Redmond, WA), a developer of novel ultrasounds, has found a way to leverage multiple critical [MORE]

Wearable, Continuous Glucose Monitors

November 24, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Continuous glucose monitoring
The kind of wearable glucose monitors that show up in television advertising affixed to the arm or abdomen [MORE]

A 30 Minute to 24 Hour Dialysis Machine

November 17, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Portable dialysis machine
Outset Medical (San Jose, CA) has received private capital to commercialize its “Tablo” portable dialysis machine.  But this [MORE]

Quick Diagnosis of Breast Cancer

October 27, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

CytoPAN – diagnosing breast cancer in less than one hour
Researchers in Boston, Singapore and South Korea have developed a point [MORE]

Vagus Nerve Stimulator for Severe Respiratory Distress

September 22, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

gammaCore non-invasive vagus nerve stimulator
Implanted vagus nerve stimulators have been in use for nearly a quarter of a century for [MORE]

Holograms during Heart Surgery

September 22, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Hologram display during cardiac surgery
For the first time, a team at Washington University in St. Louis has used a holographic [MORE]

Digital Guidance for the Blind

September 15, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Theia-digital guide for the blind S
In Greek mythology, Theia, the “far shining one,” was the Mother of the Sun.  So [MORE]

A Breathalyzer for COVID-19

August 25, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Canary COVID-19 breathalyzer
South African scientists will start field testing a breathalyzer that could become an inexpensive and rapid way to [MORE]

Monitoring Hemolysis

July 21, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Monitoring hemolysis in dialysis
Mechanical and aerospace engineers at the University of Delaware have designed an instrument for measuring the damage [MORE]

Wearable Tracks Vitamin C Level in Sweat

July 14, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Skin sensor measures Vitamin C
This is from researchers at the University of California in San Diego: “By stimulating sweating in [MORE]

Device uses AI to Diagnose Influenza

June 2, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

FluSense device flu-like illnesses and influenza trends
“University of Massachusetts Amherst researchers have invented a portable surveillance device powered by machine [MORE]

Handheld Eye Scanner Detects Autism

May 5, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Handheld eye scanner to identify children with autism spectrum disorder
“Researchers at Flinders University in Australia have developed a handheld eye [MORE]

Rapid Virus Sensor

April 28, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Nanotubes with gold nanoparticles captures virus
“VIRRION” is the name of a device that researchers at Penn State and NYU have [MORE]