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First Wirelessly Powered Heart Pump

March 19, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

CET system
Heart patients who require a ventricular assist device typically have the pump’s cable protruding through their skin which is [MORE]

Insole that Supplies Oxygen to Heal Diabetic Foot Ulcers

February 26, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Purdue insoles for diabetics
Diabetic foot ulcers are slow to heal if they don’t get worse.  Oxygen helps the healing process, [MORE]

New Material for Dialysis

January 29, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Mxeme
MXene, a two dimensional compound only a few atoms thick, first reported in 2011, could be a practical material for [MORE]

Paper Wrist Patch Monitors Biometrics

January 1, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Wearable electronic skin device
If you have access to ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2018, 10 (37), pp 31061–31068, you can read [MORE]

Wearable Wrist Device for Monitoring Blood Glucose

November 27, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

MIT Device to detect blood glucose non-invasively
“Developed by researchers from MIT, the device uses a technique called Raman spectroscopy to [MORE]

Mini-Microphone Attached to Teeth

November 20, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Sonitus in mouth two way radio-molar mic
“Eye teeth,” a term that dates from the 17th century, meaning the two teeth [MORE]

Hearing Aids that Do Language Translation

November 20, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Livio AI hearing aid
They say that things which sound too good to be true usually are untrue.  Whether that’s the [MORE]

Prototype for 3-D Printed Bionic Eye

October 30, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Prototype for bionic eye
Following past success with bionic skin and a bionic ear, engineers at the University of Minnesota have [MORE]

A Wearable for Opioid Withdrawal

September 11, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Drug Relief by DyAnsys
The market for solutions to opioid addiction is growing, to say the least.  One response to that [MORE]

Even Smarter Bandages

September 11, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Smart bandage to monitor chronic wounds
pH is an important factor in wound healing.  Normally healing wounds have pH levels between [MORE]

A Tooth Sensor Measures Sugar, Salt and Alcohol Intake

June 12, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Tooth Sensor
“Researchers at Tufts University have developed an amazing new sensor, only 2 millimeters on a side, that can be [MORE]

A Highly Accurate Stroke Detector

June 12, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Cerebrotech Visor
Even within the so-called “golden hour,” stroke detection currently gets low marks. But a California company claims to have [MORE]

A Wearable to Detect Pneumonia

April 17, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Smart Jacket Detects Pneumonia in Children
This piece is about a wearable stethoscope, in the form of a sensored jacket that [MORE]

Skin Patch for T2 Diabetics

February 27, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Medicating Skin Patch
When a T2 diabetic’s glucose level rises, so too does acidity beneath the skin which can contribute to [MORE]