Bacteria as a Cancer Biosensor

October 24, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

Engineered Bacteria Detect Tumor DNA
“A new kind of biosensor has been created by an international team of researchers; they made [MORE]

A Tongue Depressor that Measures Vital Signs

August 8, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

Wooden tongue depressor multiplex saliva biosensor
“Herein, we [at National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece], describe the first wooden (bio)sensing [MORE]

Smart Pill for Diabetes Monitoring

February 7, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

Swallowable sensor transmits live reports on intestinal glucose levels
“Currently in development at the University of California-San Diego, the pill is [MORE]

Optical Sensing in a POC Device

January 3, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

Nanopath wins the  2022 AACC Disruptive Technology Award
Nanopath, a molecular diagnostics company in Cambridge, MA, describes the point-of-care device that [MORE]

One Biosensor, Multiple Diseases

December 13, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

One Biosensor for Multiple Diseases, PoC-BoSens project
“The Fraunhofer IZM [Berlin, Germany] is coordinating the PoC-BoSens project, which comprises a transnational [MORE]

Breath Analysis of Antibiotic Levels

November 30, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Breath test could measure antibiotic levels
From researchers at the University of Freiburg: “To optimally integrate therapeutic drug monitoring (TDM) into [MORE]

Microwave Sensor for Antibiotic Susceptibility

November 9, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

New Sensor Helps Determine How Bacteria Will Respond to Antibiotics
“Researchers at the University of British Columbia-Okanagan have developed a new [MORE]

Nanosensor Measures Cortisol in a Drop of Blood

October 5, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Microchip nanosensor detects stress hormone from drop of blood
“Researchers at Rutgers University have developed a microchip that can perform real-time [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]

A COVID-19 and Variants Environmental Biosensor

September 14, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Soterius Scout sensor detects even asymptomatic COVID-19
“Reliable, accurate and non-invasive, the Soterius Scout sensor can deliver results within a minute [MORE]

Visualizing Metabolism

September 14, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Metabolic Processes Visualized at the Single-Cell Level
“Researchers at the University of Chicago’s Pritzker School of Molecular Engineering and Biological Sciences [MORE]

Electrochemical Device for Rapid Detection of SARS-CoV-2

July 27, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

One second COVID test
“Researchers at the University of Florida and the National Chiao Tung University in Taiwan have developed a [MORE]

Printing Biosensors Directly on Skin

January 5, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Biosensors printed on the skin
Several wearables for sensing blood oxygen, heart rate and temperature exist, but engineers at Penn State [MORE]

Ultrasensitive Dopamine Sensor

October 20, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Using 2D materials to detect dopamine
Penn State University engineers  “report an ultrasensitive electrochemical dopamine sensor based on manganese-doped MoS2 synthesized [MORE]