POSTS TAGGED AS medical device

A Suicide Machine

March 22, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Assisted suicide with Sarco
“Sarco [from Exit International, Haarlem, The Netherlands] is a 3D-printed pod that assists those suffering with a [MORE]

Possible Quantum Sensor for SARS-CoV-2

March 22, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Sensor based on quantum physics could detect SARS-CoV-2
“Researchers at MIT have designed a quantum sensor to detect SARS-CoV-2. . . [MORE]

Considerations for Transporting Organs

March 1, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Paragonix Leads Organ Transportation with Liver and Heart Milestones
“The Paragonix SherpaPak CTS protects donor hearts with its rigid, sterile container [MORE]

Eye Prosthetic that Can See

February 22, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Phoenix99 Bionic Eye
“Known as the Phoenix99 Bionic Eye, . . . [t]he system incorporates a small video camera mounted on [MORE]

Microfluidic Chip that Mimics Cystic Fibrosis

February 15, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Cystic fibrosis-mimicking airway tissue on-a-chip
“Researchers at Harvard’s Wyss Institute created a microfluidic chip that mimics the airway of patients with [MORE]

Electrochemical Diagnostic for Antibiotic Resistance

January 11, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Electrochemical test measures antibiotic-resistant bacteria in patient samples
“Researchers at Washington State University have developed an electrochemical test that can rapidly [MORE]

No Battery Artificial Cochlea

January 11, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Battery-Free Device Acts as Artificial Cochlea
“The device [from Huazhong University of Science and Technology in China] consists of barium titanate [MORE]

Advanced Implanted Spinal Cord Stimulator

November 23, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Spinal implant inflates like a tiny air mattress
“By targeting the same mechanisms through which epidural anesthesia controls pain during childbirth, [MORE]

An Eardrum Patch

November 2, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

PhonoGraft perforated  ear drum treatment
With 3,900 artillery pieces firing all at once to start the 1918 Meuse-Argonne Offensive, you might [MORE]

Point-of-Care Viscoelastic Coagulation Monitoring

November 2, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Working principles of viscoelastic point-of-care coagulation devices
It only takes about 20% loss of blood for life-threatening hemorrhagic shock to set [MORE]

A COVID-19 and Variants Environmental Biosensor

September 14, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Soterius Scout sensor detects even asymptomatic COVID-19
“Reliable, accurate and non-invasive, the Soterius Scout sensor can deliver results within a minute [MORE]

A Dissolvable Pacemaker

September 14, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Transient pacemaker dissolves in the body after use
“In a breakthrough that could greatly ease the burden for patients recovering from [MORE]

Human Hearing the Ultrasonic

September 14, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Superhuman spatial hearing technology for ultrasonic frequencies
From acoustic engineers at Aalto University (Espoo, Finland): “we describe a method whereby an [MORE]

An Oral Pacemaker-Like Device for Swallowing

September 7, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Pacemaker-like devices could restore oral function
“In a new study, researchers at Texas A&M University have delineated the minimum size of [MORE]