POSTS TAGGED AS minimally-invasive

Flexible Microprobe for Studying Neural Networks

August 16, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Photograph of a small capsule supporting the neural probe, with a closeup of the microfiber tip
From nanoengineers at the University of California-San [MORE]

Implantable Sensor for Monitoring Hemodynamics

July 19, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Georgia Tech develops wireless Implantable sensor for monitoring hemodynamics
“[Engineers at Georgia Tech] report an implantable, wireless vascular electronic system, consisting [MORE]

Novel Immunotherapy Delivery System

June 7, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Cell-Loaded Beads Release Cytokines to Eradicate Tumors
“Researchers at Rice University have created a cytokine delivery system that can produce localized [MORE]

Implantable Motes

July 20, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

3D motes for real-time wireless temperature sensing
A mote is a tiny piece of a substance, as with a mote of [MORE]

Hugo v da Vinci, Smarter Surgery

July 6, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Hugo RAS by Medtronic
Medtronic’s surgical robot aims to rival the da Vinci machine with AI and machine learning.  “Emerging AI [MORE]

The “Mini Me” Surgical Robot

November 3, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Mini RCM – cutting size of surgical robots
“Teleoperated surgical robots are becoming commonplace in operating rooms, but many are massive [MORE]

Battery-Free Implantable Biosensor

March 31, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Tiny biosensor in the tip of a needle
Implantable biosensors are relatively large devices that have to be surgically replaced once [MORE]

Lung Biopsy Robot

March 3, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Auris Health Monarch robotic lung biopsy
Taking a lung biopsy is notoriously tricky, risking organ collapse.  Auris Health (Redwood City, CA) [MORE]

Lung Cancer Test with a Nasal Swab

February 18, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Cotton swabs
Genomics diagnostic company Veracyte (South San Francisco, CA) is in clinical trials of its nasal swab for detecting lung [MORE]