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Photoimmunotherapy for Brain Cancer

August 30, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Triggering anti-GBM immune response with EGFR-mediated photoimmunotherapy
“PIT [photoimmunotherapy] is a light-mediated therapeutic approach, where a photosensitiser (PS) is conjugated to [MORE]

Wireless Near-Infrared Light Emitting Contact Lens for Treating Diabetic Retinopathy

May 24, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Smart Wireless Near-Infrared Light Emitting Contact Lens for the Treatment of Diabetic Retinopathy
“Here [from South Korean researchers at Pohang University [MORE]

Nanoparticles that Control Neurons

October 12, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Nanoparticles create heat from light to manipulate electrical activity in neurons
Engineers at “Washington University in St. Louis [are] using nanoparticles [MORE]

Functional Interferometric Diffusing Wave Spectroscopy

July 20, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Functional interferometric diffusing wave spectroscopy
To image cerebral blood flow, University of California-Davis scientists “describe functional interferometric diffusing wave spectroscopy (fiDWS), [MORE]

Lasers in Wound Healing

January 22, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Wound healing comparisons
Engineers at Arizona State University have created a medical material for closing wounds that, in some cases, is [MORE]

Minimally Invasive Brain Monitor

January 1, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

RheoSense Non-invsive brain oxygen monitor
Luciole Medical (Zurich, Switzerland) takes its name from the French word for the light-emitting firefly.  Their [MORE]

AI in Diagnosing Eye Disease

October 16, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Using AI to diagnose retinal disease
In a collaboration between Google’s DeepMind Health, University College London, and the Moorefield Eye Hospital, [MORE]

Synthetic Biology-Based Implantable Optical Biosensor

September 25, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Improving biosensors for implantable sensing
Optical biosensors can be implantable devices that detect a wide range of substances from biomarkers to [MORE]

Solar Powered Pacemaker

August 21, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Mesurement device for solar powered pacemaker
Heart pacemaker batteries can last for a decade before they need to be surgically replaced. Even [MORE]

Implantable Sensor Not Fouled by Immune Response

May 22, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Lumee Reader
Lumee Console
Profusa  (South San Francisco) is developing injectable sensors for long term monitoring of conditions such as peripheral artery disease. [MORE]

Handheld Brain Hematoma Detector

August 13, 2013 | | Posted in Newsletter

Bleeding inside the brain after a traumatic event can be life threatening and very hard to detect in the [MORE]

Smart, Light-Sensing Polymer for Medical Devices

January 24, 2012 | | Posted in Newsletter

UC San Diego Smart Polymer
Researchers at the University of California-San Diego have developed what they call a “smart” polymer [MORE]