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A Sensor for Bed Sores

November 1, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Optical fiber sensor could keep patients from developing bed sores
 “Patients who remain in bed for long periods of time may [MORE]

3-D Printed Artificial Heart

September 27, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

3D-printed artificial heart beats just like the real thing
This piece is about a soft artificial heart that mimics a normal [MORE]

Graphene “e-tattoo” Measures Blood Pressure

August 23, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Graphene “e-tattoo” Measures Blood Pressure
“The new device makes its blood pressure measurements using a new method, so the team had [MORE]

Keeping Transplantable Organs Viable

August 9, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

A new storage technique could vastly expand the number of livers available
“A patient who received a donated liver that had [MORE]

Artificial Neurons Using Microbatteries

August 9, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Nuclear waste diamonds to power artificial neuron implants for decades
“Lately, Arkenlight has been working with French company Axorus, to explore [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]

Hand-Held High Resolution Imaging Device for Diagnosing Skin Cancer

July 5, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Hand-Held High Resolution Imaging Device for Diagnosing Skin Cancer
“High-resolution millimeter-wave imaging (HR-MMWI), with its high discrimination contrast and sufficient penetration [MORE]

A Smart “Stud-Finder” for Accessing Blood Vessels

June 7, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Robotic thread is designed to slip through the brain’s blood vessels
“Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Massachusetts General [MORE]

The ECG in Your Wallet

May 3, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

The Slimmest ECG Ever Created
“The KardiaMobile Card is the slimmest and smallest self-contained, commercially available ECG that has been created [MORE]

Ingestible Capsule for mRNA Delivery

April 26, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Pill that releases mRNA in the stomach to administer vaccines or treat GI disease
“Here, we [engineers at MIT] describe orally [MORE]

A Suicide Machine

March 22, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Assisted suicide with Sarco
“Sarco [from Exit International, Haarlem, The Netherlands] is a 3D-printed pod that assists those suffering with a [MORE]

Possible Quantum Sensor for SARS-CoV-2

March 22, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

 
Sensor based on quantum physics could detect SARS-CoV-2
“Researchers at MIT have designed a quantum sensor to detect SARS-CoV-2. . . [MORE]

Considerations for Transporting Organs

March 1, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Paragonix Leads Organ Transportation with Liver and Heart Milestones
“The Paragonix SherpaPak CTS protects donor hearts with its rigid, sterile container [MORE]

Eye Prosthetic that Can See

February 22, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Phoenix99 Bionic Eye
“Known as the Phoenix99 Bionic Eye, . . . [t]he system incorporates a small video camera mounted on [MORE]