Large Smartwatch Trial in China Supports Afib Monitoring

June 21, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Smartwatch app detects Afib in large Chinese study
“A truly massive screening study in China spanning more than 2.8 million participants [MORE]

Wireless, Wearable ECG Device

June 14, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Folding Design Leads to Heart Sensor with Smaller Profile
“This study develops a breathable, stretchable sensor sheet by employing a kirigami [MORE]

An Electrospun Fiber Patch for Insulin Delivery in the Mouth and Eye

April 19, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Mucoadhesive Fiber Mats
“. . . we [bioengineers at the University of Lille in France] have investigated the tremendous potential of [MORE]

Another Wearable for BP

March 29, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Aktiia bracelet works with an accompanying app
From Aktiia (Neuchatel, Switzerland): “The hardware end of the system consists of a bracelet, [MORE]

Finger Clip Sensor of Blood Pressure

March 22, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Finger Clip for Blood Pressure Monitoring
“At the University of Missouri a team of researchers developed a custom finger clip device [MORE]

A Novel Sweat-Collecting Patch

January 18, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Cactus Spine-Inspired Sweat Collection Technology
“A team of researchers at the Pohang University of Science & Technology in South Korea created [MORE]

In-Ear COVID Monitor

December 21, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

In-ear sensor successfully monitors COVID-19 patients at home
“New research from the Technical University of Munich has found remote monitoring of [MORE]

A “Clinic on the Wrist” ?

September 28, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Rockley Photonics unveils ‘clinic-on-the-wrist’ sensor
“Rockley Photonics has pulled back the curtain on a health monitoring platform equipped with high-tech sensors [MORE]

Skin Patch Device Monitors Blood Pressure and Biomarkers

August 3, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Patch tracks multiple biochemicals
In a first of its kind monitoring device, University of California at San Diego engineers have made [MORE]

Movement-Tracking Threads

August 3, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Head motion classification using thread-based sensor
“Human machine interfaces that can track head motion will result in advances in physical rehabilitation, [MORE]

“Lab-in-a-Capsule” Pill

June 15, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Ingestible to diagnose GI disorders
Progenity, a San Diego biotech, is “developing the PIL Dx diagnostic capsule to analyze samples from [MORE]

Electrodiagnostic Wearable for Eye Diseases

May 25, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Electrodiagnostic Wearable for Eye Diseases
To diagnose glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy, et al eye diseases, researchers at Purdue University “report a design [MORE]

Optical Monitoring of Blood Pressure

April 13, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Aktiia 24:7 monitor
A Swiss company, Aktiia S.A. (Neuchatel, Switzerland) has reached European Union approval for its 24/7 bracelet-type blood pressure [MORE]

 A Wearable that Allows ALS Sufferers to Communicate

January 12, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

ALS patients communicate with a wearable sensor
From MIT’s Media Lab:  “The wearable includes a silicone film that contains four piezoelectric [MORE]