Predicting Blood Pressure

December 11, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Wearable technology
Engineers at the University of California at San Diego have designed a wearable monitor that tracks sleep, exercise and [MORE]

MRI Glove

July 17, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

MRI detector glove
New York University School of Medicine engineers have developed a new means for MRI imaging of bones, tendons [MORE]

Insulin Patch Pump for Artificial Pancreas

April 17, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

CamMed CoFounders With Evopump
There’s not enough technical detail in this piece to explain how the “Evopump” bandage works, but it [MORE]

Transcranial Near-IR Spectroscopy for Locked-In ALS

March 21, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

Oxygen Sensor Locked-in-Syndrome
Can a “locked-in” patient suffering from advanced ALS enjoy life? The question seemed imponderable until Wyss Institute bioengineers [MORE]

“Neural Dust” Implant

October 18, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Neural Dust
Electrical engineers at the University of California-Berkeley have created an implantable sensor, about the size of a grain of [MORE]

Fertility Tracking Bracelet

September 27, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Ava Fertility Tracker
A woman’s “fertility window,” when conception can happen is only about 6 days out of 28, and only [MORE]

Smarter Textiles

February 17, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Smart Fabric
Engineers at Laval University (Quebec City) have created a malleable material, from layers of copper, polymers, glass and silver, [MORE]

Bedsore Sensor

December 23, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

Leaf Healthcare Pressure Sore Sensor
Don’t slight bedsores: one killed “Superman” (Christopher Reeve). Two and a half million annual cases present [MORE]

A Wearable “EKG for the Gut”

August 5, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

GI System Diagnosis
Consider this: ‘There is one brain that sits at the top of the spinal cord, but there is [MORE]