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5 Key Lessons from Healthcare Sensor Innovations 2019

5 Key Lessons from Healthcare Sensor Innovations 2019

Global Biotechnology Insights
Oct 17, 2019
Plastic is Everywhere

Plastic is Everywhere

Plastic is everywhere, and that is the problem. There is a huge drive to address the concerns that consumers and industry alike have regarding the longevity of plastic in the environment.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Oct 16, 2019
IDTechEx Announces the Winners of Launchpad

IDTechEx Announces the Winners of Launchpad

IDTechEx Launchpad will showcase innovations from 12 start-up companies at the IDTechEx Show! held in Santa Clara Convention Center, CA, USA (www.IDTechEx.com/USA). All winners will be showing a new working prototype or product, many for the first time.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Oct 16, 2019
Bioelectronic implant could prevent opioid deaths

Bioelectronic implant could prevent opioid deaths

Researchers are developing a novel, implantable device that can sense the effects of a potentially fatal level of ingested opioids and then automatically and immediately deliver a life-saving dose of naloxone.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Oct 15, 2019
Shoe-mounted laser to 'unfreeze' people with Parkinson's

Shoe-mounted laser to 'unfreeze' people with Parkinson's

The Path Finder device was invented in 2014. It aims to help people overcome a particular symptom of the disease - freezing of gait - in which people stop walking and are unable to restart.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Oct 14, 2019
Bioelectronics to influence transpiration in plants

Bioelectronics to influence transpiration in plants

Research in the Electronic Plants group at the Laboratory of Organic Electronics, Campus Norrköping, follows two main avenues. In one, scientists incorporate electronic circuits into plants, such as roses, in a method of storing energy. In the other, they are seeking ways to influence plant functions with bioelectronic devices aiming, for example, to give plants greater resistance to environmental stress.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Oct 11, 2019
Gene-editing breakthrough in battle against cancer

Gene-editing breakthrough in battle against cancer

In what is believed to be a world first, researchers have cured cervical cancer in mice using CRISPR gene-editing technology.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Oct 11, 2019
Smart insole can double as lifesaving technology for diabetic patients

Smart insole can double as lifesaving technology for diabetic patients

Stevens Institute of Technology has signed an exclusive licensing agreement with Bonbouton, giving the cutting-edge health and technology company the right to use and further develop a graphene sensing system that detects early signs of foot ulcers before they form so people living with diabetes can access preventative healthcare and confidently manage their health.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Oct 11, 2019
3D Printed Personalized Medicine

3D Printed Personalized Medicine

DiHeSys-Digital Health Systems is a start-up company located in Ulm, Germany and delivers solutions to transform digital information into personalized medication.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Oct 10, 2019
Microneedle biosensor accurately detects patient's antibiotic levels

Microneedle biosensor accurately detects patient's antibiotic levels

Small, non-invasive patches worn on the skin can accurately detect the levels of medication in a patient's system, matching the accuracy of current clinical methods.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Oct 9, 2019
Wireless device for pain management could be non-opioid alternative

Wireless device for pain management could be non-opioid alternative

Neuropathic pain can be a disabling disorder and accounts for nearly 40 percent of chronic pain sufferers. Not only can it lead to anxiety and depression, but another result can be opioid addiction.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Oct 9, 2019
Senior Business Development Manager Opportunities, USA

Senior Business Development Manager Opportunities, USA

IDTechEx are on the hunt for Senior Business Development Managers, based in the US. As an area of imminent growth for the company, this position is an excellent opportunity for experienced and enterprising individuals to contribute to the success of the company.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Oct 8, 2019
Leg amputees feel and use the prosthesis as a real limb

Leg amputees feel and use the prosthesis as a real limb

Tiny electrodes implanted in the patients' thigh nerve allow them to feel natural sensations of touch and movement from the prosthesis. Therefore, the amputees can walk freely while thinking about different activities other than controlling the device.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Healthcare Sensor Innovations Cambridge 2019

Healthcare Sensor Innovations Cambridge 2019

IDTechEx's Healthcare Sensor Innovations was held in the University of Cambridge's Clare College on September 25th and 26th, 2019. This was the first edition of the annual Healthcare Sensor Innovations event.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Oct 7, 2019
Smart shirt measures breathing and could monitor lung disease

Smart shirt measures breathing and could monitor lung disease

A smart shirt that measures lung function by sensing movements in the chest and abdomen has proved to be accurate when compared to traditional testing equipment.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Oct 4, 2019
Healthcare Developments at IDTechEx Healthcare Sensor Innovations 2019

Healthcare Developments at IDTechEx Healthcare Sensor Innovations 2019

Healthcare Sensor Innovations, a brand-new event hosted by IDTechEx, opened to a packed audience in Cambridge, UK, last week. The event focused on the use of wearables and sensors in enabling the point-of-care diagnostics and continuous monitoring of individuals for health and wellness.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Oct 4, 2019
Researchers repurpose failed cancer drug into printable semiconductor

Researchers repurpose failed cancer drug into printable semiconductor

Many potential pharmaceuticals end up failing during clinical trials, but thanks to new research, biological molecules once considered for cancer treatment are now being repurposed as organic semiconductors for use in chemical sensors and transistors.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Oct 4, 2019
Turbo-charging pharmaceutical biotechnology simulations

Turbo-charging pharmaceutical biotechnology simulations

Demand for biopharmaceuticals is strong: biopharmaceutical active ingredients - in other words, genetically engineered drugs - accounted for seven of the ten top-selling medications in the world in 2018.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Oct 3, 2019
New CRISPR class expands genetic engineering toolbox

New CRISPR class expands genetic engineering toolbox

Biomedical engineers have used a previously unexplored CRISPR technology to accurately regulate and edit genomes in human cells.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Oct 2, 2019
Wearable for essential tremor study results

Wearable for essential tremor study results

Cala Health Inc, a bioelectronic medicine company developing wearable therapies for chronic disease, presented positive topline data from the landmark PROspective study for SymPtomatic relief of Essential tremor with Cala Therapy (PROSPECT) This wrist- worn neuromodulation therapy is the only non-invasive individualized therapy for essential tremor.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Oct 17, 2019
Plastic is Everywhere

Plastic is Everywhere

Plastic is everywhere, and that is the problem. There is a huge drive to address the concerns that consumers and industry alike have regarding the longevity of plastic in the environment.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Oct 16, 2019
Bioelectronic implant could prevent opioid deaths

Bioelectronic implant could prevent opioid deaths

Researchers are developing a novel, implantable device that can sense the effects of a potentially fatal level of ingested opioids and then automatically and immediately deliver a life-saving dose of naloxone.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Oct 14, 2019
Bioelectronics to influence transpiration in plants

Bioelectronics to influence transpiration in plants

Research in the Electronic Plants group at the Laboratory of Organic Electronics, Campus Norrköping, follows two main avenues. In one, scientists incorporate electronic circuits into plants, such as roses, in a method of storing energy. In the other, they are seeking ways to influence plant functions with bioelectronic devices aiming, for example, to give plants greater resistance to environmental stress.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Oct 11, 2019
Smart insole can double as lifesaving technology for diabetic patients

Smart insole can double as lifesaving technology for diabetic patients

Stevens Institute of Technology has signed an exclusive licensing agreement with Bonbouton, giving the cutting-edge health and technology company the right to use and further develop a graphene sensing system that detects early signs of foot ulcers before they form so people living with diabetes can access preventative healthcare and confidently manage their health.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Oct 10, 2019
Microneedle biosensor accurately detects patient's antibiotic levels

Microneedle biosensor accurately detects patient's antibiotic levels

Small, non-invasive patches worn on the skin can accurately detect the levels of medication in a patient's system, matching the accuracy of current clinical methods.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Oct 9, 2019
Senior Business Development Manager Opportunities, USA

Senior Business Development Manager Opportunities, USA

IDTechEx are on the hunt for Senior Business Development Managers, based in the US. As an area of imminent growth for the company, this position is an excellent opportunity for experienced and enterprising individuals to contribute to the success of the company.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Healthcare Sensor Innovations Cambridge 2019

Healthcare Sensor Innovations Cambridge 2019

IDTechEx's Healthcare Sensor Innovations was held in the University of Cambridge's Clare College on September 25th and 26th, 2019. This was the first edition of the annual Healthcare Sensor Innovations event.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Oct 4, 2019
Healthcare Developments at IDTechEx Healthcare Sensor Innovations 2019

Healthcare Developments at IDTechEx Healthcare Sensor Innovations 2019

Healthcare Sensor Innovations, a brand-new event hosted by IDTechEx, opened to a packed audience in Cambridge, UK, last week. The event focused on the use of wearables and sensors in enabling the point-of-care diagnostics and continuous monitoring of individuals for health and wellness.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Oct 4, 2019
Turbo-charging pharmaceutical biotechnology simulations

Turbo-charging pharmaceutical biotechnology simulations

Demand for biopharmaceuticals is strong: biopharmaceutical active ingredients - in other words, genetically engineered drugs - accounted for seven of the ten top-selling medications in the world in 2018.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Oct 2, 2019
Wearable for essential tremor study results

Wearable for essential tremor study results

Cala Health Inc, a bioelectronic medicine company developing wearable therapies for chronic disease, presented positive topline data from the landmark PROspective study for SymPtomatic relief of Essential tremor with Cala Therapy (PROSPECT) This wrist- worn neuromodulation therapy is the only non-invasive individualized therapy for essential tremor.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Oct 16, 2019
IDTechEx Announces the Winners of Launchpad

IDTechEx Announces the Winners of Launchpad

IDTechEx Launchpad will showcase innovations from 12 start-up companies at the IDTechEx Show! held in Santa Clara Convention Center, CA, USA (www.IDTechEx.com/USA). All winners will be showing a new working prototype or product, many for the first time.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Oct 15, 2019
Shoe-mounted laser to 'unfreeze' people with Parkinson's

Shoe-mounted laser to 'unfreeze' people with Parkinson's

The Path Finder device was invented in 2014. It aims to help people overcome a particular symptom of the disease - freezing of gait - in which people stop walking and are unable to restart.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Oct 11, 2019
Gene-editing breakthrough in battle against cancer

Gene-editing breakthrough in battle against cancer

In what is believed to be a world first, researchers have cured cervical cancer in mice using CRISPR gene-editing technology.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Oct 11, 2019
3D Printed Personalized Medicine

3D Printed Personalized Medicine

DiHeSys-Digital Health Systems is a start-up company located in Ulm, Germany and delivers solutions to transform digital information into personalized medication.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Oct 9, 2019
Wireless device for pain management could be non-opioid alternative

Wireless device for pain management could be non-opioid alternative

Neuropathic pain can be a disabling disorder and accounts for nearly 40 percent of chronic pain sufferers. Not only can it lead to anxiety and depression, but another result can be opioid addiction.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Oct 8, 2019
Leg amputees feel and use the prosthesis as a real limb

Leg amputees feel and use the prosthesis as a real limb

Tiny electrodes implanted in the patients' thigh nerve allow them to feel natural sensations of touch and movement from the prosthesis. Therefore, the amputees can walk freely while thinking about different activities other than controlling the device.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Oct 7, 2019
Smart shirt measures breathing and could monitor lung disease

Smart shirt measures breathing and could monitor lung disease

A smart shirt that measures lung function by sensing movements in the chest and abdomen has proved to be accurate when compared to traditional testing equipment.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Oct 4, 2019
Researchers repurpose failed cancer drug into printable semiconductor

Researchers repurpose failed cancer drug into printable semiconductor

Many potential pharmaceuticals end up failing during clinical trials, but thanks to new research, biological molecules once considered for cancer treatment are now being repurposed as organic semiconductors for use in chemical sensors and transistors.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Oct 3, 2019
New CRISPR class expands genetic engineering toolbox

New CRISPR class expands genetic engineering toolbox

Biomedical engineers have used a previously unexplored CRISPR technology to accurately regulate and edit genomes in human cells.
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