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April 10, 2018 4:23 pm
Tierney King
A national drone delivery system known as Zipline is delivering life-saving medicine to places that are difficult to reach. One of these places is Rwanda...
April 10, 2018 9:49 am
Tierney King
Roam Robotics is doing its part to help middle-aged and older adults navigate the ski slopes. The San Francisco-based developer of exoskeletons has released a mobile exoskeleton...
April 6, 2018 12:20 pm
Tierney King
Two recent studies by PatientsLikeMe, an online patient community, found members afflicted with conditions such as fibromyalgia, post-traumatic stress disorder and major depressive disorder were the least satisfied with their provider or care.
April 3, 2018 2:50 pm
José Carlos Conchell and Javier Calpe, Analog Devices Inc.
In the second part of this article from Analog Devices on the design of a sensing system to gauge electrodermal activity, the circuit topology, range to measure, and resolution are discussed. Analog Devices developed an evaluation system to test and prove the proposed.....
April 3, 2018 10:31 am
Washington University School of Medicine
Very slow brain waves, long considered an artifact of brain scanning techniques, may be more important than anyone had realized. Researchers have found that very slow waves are directly linked to state of consciousness and may be involved in coordinating activity across distant brain regions…
April 2, 2018 4:24 pm
SOCIETY OF NUCLEAR MEDICINE AND MOLECULAR IMAGING
Researchers have developed a new imaging agent that could help guide and assess treatments for people with various neurological diseases, including Alzheimer's, Parkinson's, and multiple sclerosis. The agent, which is ...
April 2, 2018 11:13 am
Aalto University
Bacterial cellulose (BC) nanofibers are promising building blocks for the development of sustainable materials with the potential to outperform conventional synthetic materials. BC, one of the purest forms of ...
April 2, 2018 8:28 am
TOKYO MEDICAL AND DENTAL UNIVERSITY
Tokyo Medical and Dental University (TMDU) -led research reveals role of signaling pathway in development of dysregulated immune cells capable of inducing inflammation in the colon…
March 27, 2018 2:55 pm
Debbie Sniderman, CEO of VI Ventures LLC
Imaging sensors and transducers are key components in today’s imaging systems, transmitting energy into various body organs and surface features and sensing reflections. Advancements in semiconductor processing and packaging are resulting in smaller, more robust sensors and transducers with …
March 12, 2018 5:20 pm
An Jacobs, and Lynn Coorevits, IMEC
A study from IMEC concluded that contrary to popular belief, not everyone is interesting is using a wearable device or app to monitor their health -- in fact, only 32 percent of those surveyed use such tools to keep track of this information. Device complexity and unwillingness to enter data were cited …
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