AI Predicts Success of Deep Brain Stimulation for Depression

November 28, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

MEDTECH AI uncovers biomarker to predict deep brain stimulation successes in depression- NIH study
“To find the biomarker, the scientists used [MORE]

A Microgel that Induces Immune Acceptance of Implanted Islet Cells

July 26, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Microgel that Induces Immune Acceptance of Implanted Islet Cells
Researchers at Massachusetts General Hospital and collaborators report “. . . a [MORE]

Implantable Sensor for Monitoring Hemodynamics

July 19, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Georgia Tech develops wireless Implantable sensor for monitoring hemodynamics
“[Engineers at Georgia Tech] report an implantable, wireless vascular electronic system, consisting [MORE]

Dipstick Test for Simultaneous Multistep Assays

January 18, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Multistep Lateral Flow Devices for Advanced Assays
“Researchers at Georgia Tech have developed a lateral flow test platform that can perform [MORE]

Injectable Stem Cells for Muscle Repair

October 23, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Stem cell loaded hydrogel
Though the term “hydrogel” originated in the late 19th century, its modern definition as a hydrophilic crosslinked [MORE]

Heat-Activated Immunotherapy

July 31, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Heat-sensitive genetic switch for T cell
Georgia Tech bioengineers have developed means to control T-cells activity in cancer therapy.  They introduced a [MORE]

Prosthetic Hand that Plays Piano

February 6, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Ultrasound Prosthetic Fingers
Georgia Tech engineers have used an ultrasound detector to produce a prosthetic hand with high resolution electromyography. They [MORE]

Automating Patch Clamping

December 13, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Among the several “omics” of molecular biology is channelomics which refers to ion channels in all cellular membranes. Channelopathies are [MORE]

Growing Cells on Mirrors for Advanced Microscopy

August 2, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

MDT Microscope Mirror
Research collaborators at Georgia Tech, Peking University and the University of Technology Sydney have developed a new way [MORE]

Fluorescent Heme Detector

June 21, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Ratiometric Sensor
Heme is a non-protein compound that is a “cofactor” in protein activity of cells, and is present in hemoglobin, [MORE]

Semiconductors + Cellular Sensor Arrays

September 1, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

CMOS Multi-Modality Cellular Sensor Array
Every genome, potentially, can respond differently to a specific drug. To match an individual’s unique biology [MORE]

Computerized Gloves Teach Braille

September 9, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

Braille Glove
This idea—a computerized glove—started in 2008 with “Piano Touch” which taught people how to play a few piano melodies [MORE]

Automated Patch Clamping

August 12, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

Boyden Brain Cell Robot
Researchers at MIT and Georgia Tech have developed a robot that automatically advances a glass pipette into [MORE]

Piezoelectric Skin

July 23, 2013 | | Posted in Newsletter

Piezoelectric Taxels
By creating arrays of thousands of piezotronic transistors with zinc oxide nanowires embedded in a polymer, engineers [MORE]