POSTS TAGGED AS pediatrics

Artificial Pediatric Heart Valves that Grow

May 25, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Lab-created heart valves can grow with the recipient
University of Minnesota Twin Cities researchers show “for the first time that lab-created [MORE]

Mutations in Non-Coding DNA Linked to Pediatric Cancers

September 29, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Study of DNA mutations
Researchers at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia are using a new computational tool to analyze mutations in non-coding [MORE]

Microfluidic Device for Assessing Blood Clotting

August 4, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Microfluidic device by Jain and team to help detect blood clots
Engineers at Texas A & M University have built a [MORE]

Handheld Eye Scanner Detects Autism

May 5, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Handheld eye scanner to identify children with autism spectrum disorder
“Researchers at Flinders University in Australia have developed a handheld eye [MORE]

Rapid Sequencing in the NICU

May 1, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Lab techs at Rady Children’s Hospital in San Diego have done whole genome sequencing on neonates in as little as [MORE]

Predictive Pediatric Screening for Childhood Diseases

April 17, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

DNA Testing for Childhood Diseases
Sema4 (Stamford, CT; a startup from NYC’s Mount Sinai Health System, is now marketing a home [MORE]

Concussion Diagnosis: MicroRNAs in Saliva

April 10, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

“Researchers [at Penn State Health Children’s Hospital] identified five microRNA molecules which “accurately identify” patients with concussion symptoms. Three of [MORE]

“Epigenetic Signatures”

March 13, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Kabuki syndrome is a rare inborn developmental disorder in children, with distinctive facial features, growth delays and other abnormalities. Yet [MORE]

IgE Isolator for Asthma

May 2, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

Asthma Treatment
Asthma and allergy sufferers present higher levels of blood immunoglobulin E when exposed to a chemical trigger. Occasionally, this [MORE]

Skin Patch Dx for Food Allergies

June 21, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Viaskin Peanut Product
For an infant with undiagnosed allergies to milk and egg proteins, the only communication is through crying—-non-stop crying. [MORE]

24 Hr. Sensors

April 5, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Lab Monitors Sleep in Special Needs Children
Engineering scientists at Kansas State University are developing and testing a system of passive [MORE]

DNA Sequencing at Birth: the BabySeq Project

October 13, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Molecular DNA Model
Since 1970, virtually every baby born in the US has undergone screening with Guthrie tests (a protein analysis [MORE]

Smartphone Otoscope

March 31, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Cellscope Home Otoscope
For some time now, it looked like medical kiosks with their digital instruments for examining patient’s ears, nose [MORE]


March 24, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Glucolight Sensor
Researchers at the Swiss University Hospital Zurich have developed a blood sugar monitoring device that takes its readings through [MORE]