POSTS TAGGED AS medical devices

Device Chip Developments

May 16, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

IMEC Silicon Neuroprobe
This piece is an overview of silicon based devices that are made on the same scale as cells [MORE]

Implantable Micromachines

February 21, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

Implantable Microrobots
Hydrogels have come a long way since Dutch chemist and physician Jacob Maarten van Bemmelen first described their nature [MORE]

Antimicrobial PICC Line Cover

December 6, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

With many wearable medically-related devices, it’s no wonder that a clever entrepreneur has coined
PICC Line Cover by Care + Wear
the [MORE]

Developing “Bioelectronics Medicines”

October 4, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Glaxo Smith Klein’s R&D center at Stevenage, UK and Verify Life Science’s innovation group in South San Francisco have announced [MORE]

Highly Secure Active RFID Tags

March 8, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Hospitals are major consumers of RFID tags for supply chain management, but these electronic tags also serve as real [MORE]

Self-Folding Graphene Paper in Medical Applications

December 22, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Here’s a medical device idea that’s still on the drawing boards—though it deserves close attention. Materials scientists at Donghua University [MORE]

Microsupercapacitors for Wearable Devices

July 21, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Boron-Infused Microsupercapacitor for Wearables
First, some simple definitions. A capacitor is an electrical device that stores electrostatic field energy between its [MORE]

The “Cyber Heart” Project

July 14, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Cyber Heart
With funding from the National Science Foundation, seven universities are collaborating in a computational modeling project “the Cyber Heart.” [MORE]

The World of Wearables

June 30, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

This infographic piece doesn’t show the wearable world map in great detail, but it has all the continents of the [MORE]

Molecular Light Switch

June 16, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Molecule Size Switch
The smallest possible electrical switch would be no more than a single molecule which could change its shape [MORE]

Graphene for Organic Electronic Devices

April 7, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Graphene Cover Conducts Electric Charge Faster
Faster electronic devices depend on better materials through which electrons travel. Most electronic chips have [MORE]

Perspective on Nanotechnology

February 17, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

It remains to be seen if the fifty year old “Moore’s law” (i.e. a doubling of the number of transistors [MORE]

GaN Biosensors

February 10, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Technique Moving Researchers Closer to GaN Biosensor
Graphene may be the best example of how a new material can transform design [MORE]

The “Quantified Self”

February 10, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Use of Healthcare Apps
At present, about a quarter of adults use fitness trackers or smartphone apps that collect physiological data. [MORE]