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Global Biotechnology Insights
Feb 8, 2019
Harvesting the heart's energy to power life saving devices

Harvesting the heart's energy to power life saving devices

The heart's motion is so powerful that it can recharge devices that save our lives, according to new research. Using a dime-sized invention the kinetic energy of the heart can be converted into electricity to power a wide-range of implantable devices.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Feb 7, 2019
Smart, self-powered knee implants

Smart, self-powered knee implants

Researchers decided it was time to create smarter knee implants that could monitor changes in activity as they happened.
Press Release
Multi-million Pound centre to develop medical technologies using light

Multi-million Pound centre to develop medical technologies using light

The Centre for Process Innovation has held a topping out ceremony to mark the completion of construction work on a new, state-of-the-art facility that will develop next generation light-based healthcare treatments.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Feb 6, 2019
IDTechEx Show! Agenda Live: Connecting Brands & Emerging Technologies

IDTechEx Show! Agenda Live: Connecting Brands & Emerging Technologies

The IDTechEx Show! on April 10-11 in Berlin brings together eight key disruptive technologies and their customers at one venue.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Feb 6, 2019
CRISPR/Cas9 to control genetic inheritance in mice

CRISPR/Cas9 to control genetic inheritance in mice

Biologists have developed the world's first CRISPR/Cas9-based approach to control genetic inheritance in a mammal.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Feb 4, 2019
Scientists engineer new CRISPR platform for DNA targeting

Scientists engineer new CRISPR platform for DNA targeting

CRISPR team harnesses new Cas12b enzyme for use in eukaryotic cells, adding to the CRISPR toolbox.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Food Tech at CES 2019

Food Tech at CES 2019

In this premium article, we present some of the key food tech products from CES 2019 and Food Tech Live.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Feb 1, 2019
World's first study using focused ultrasound to treat epilepsy

World's first study using focused ultrasound to treat epilepsy

In a first-in-world clinical trial, researchers are studying how well focused ultrasound surgery works in adults with a specific type of epilepsy whose seizures are not controlled by medication.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Hearables at CES 2019

Hearables at CES 2019

IDTechEx Principal Analyst James Hayward presents his findings from CES 2019.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Jan 30, 2019
Gene-edited disease monkeys cloned in China

Gene-edited disease monkeys cloned in China

The first cohort of five gene-edited monkey clones made from fibroblasts of a monkey with disease phenotypes were born recently at the Institute of Neuroscience of Chinese Academy of Sciences in Shanghai.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Electronic skin patches and other wearable products at CES 2019

Electronic skin patches and other wearable products at CES 2019

Whilst still a "consumer" event, the coverage at CES certainly expands from consumer products, into medical devices and beyond. Principal Analyst James Hayward discusses his findings.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Health and Wellness Technologies at CES 2019

Health and Wellness Technologies at CES 2019

Coverage of the health and wellness technologies at CES 2019 including digital health, telemedicine, remote patient monitoring, diagnostics, bioelectronic medicine, elder care, sleep tech, and baby tech
Global Biotechnology Insights
Jan 28, 2019
Nanoscale drug delivery method developed

Nanoscale drug delivery method developed

Researchers have developed a novel way to deliver drugs and therapies into cells at the nanoscale without causing toxic effects that have stymied other such efforts. The work could someday lead to more effective therapies and diagnostics for cancer and other illnesses.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Jan 25, 2019
Neuromodulation for non-invasive treatment of spasticity

Neuromodulation for non-invasive treatment of spasticity

A partnership agreement to develop and commercialize the first neuromodulation technology for non-invasive treatment of spasticity.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Jan 24, 2019
IDTechEx TVConductive inks & applying that knowledge to biometric sensors

Conductive inks & applying that knowledge to biometric sensors

Sheldahl Flexible Technologies discusses their progress at the IDTechEx Show! USA
Global Biotechnology Insights
Jan 24, 2019
Scientists grow perfect human blood vessels in a petri dish

Scientists grow perfect human blood vessels in a petri dish

Scientists have managed to grow perfect human blood vessels as organoids in a petri dish for the first time. The breakthrough engineering technology dramatically advances research of vascular diseases like diabetes, identifying a key pathway to potentially prevent changes to blood vessels—a major cause of death and morbidity among those with diabetes.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Jan 23, 2019
Superb Opportunities for Scientists and Engineers at Analysts IDTechEx

Superb Opportunities for Scientists and Engineers at Analysts IDTechEx

IDTechEx is highly respected worldwide for its reports, relational databases, events and consultancy on the technology and markets for its chosen subjects. These include life sciences, energy storage, energy harvesting, electric vehicles, wearable technology and advanced materials. The emphasis is on using facts-based analysis to see the future and guide business decisions of our customers. They include the world's largest chemical, healthcare…
Global Biotechnology Insights
Jan 23, 2019
IDTechEx TVSmart microrobots adapt to their surroundings

Smart microrobots adapt to their surroundings

Scientists at EPFL and ETH Zurich have developed tiny elastic robots that can change shape depending on their surroundings. Modeled after bacteria and fully biocompatible, these robots optimize their movements so as to get to hard-to-reach areas of the human body. They stand to revolutionize targeted drug delivery.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Jan 22, 2019
New CRISPR-Cas9 variants can respond to viral proteases

New CRISPR-Cas9 variants can respond to viral proteases

Using a technique called circular permutation, researchers have created a new suite of Cas9 variants called Cas9-CPs, which will simplify design of Cas9-fusion proteins for diverse applications beyond simple DNA cutting, such as base editing and epigenetic modifications.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Jan 21, 2019
AI outperformed human experts in identifying cervical precancer

AI outperformed human experts in identifying cervical precancer

A research team has developed a computer algorithm that can analyze digital images of a woman's cervix and accurately identify precancerous changes that require medical attention. This artificial intelligence approach, called automated visual evaluation, has the potential to revolutionize cervical cancer screening, particularly in low-resource settings.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Feb 8, 2019
Harvesting the heart's energy to power life saving devices

Harvesting the heart's energy to power life saving devices

The heart's motion is so powerful that it can recharge devices that save our lives, according to new research. Using a dime-sized invention the kinetic energy of the heart can be converted into electricity to power a wide-range of implantable devices.
Press Release
Multi-million Pound centre to develop medical technologies using light

Multi-million Pound centre to develop medical technologies using light

The Centre for Process Innovation has held a topping out ceremony to mark the completion of construction work on a new, state-of-the-art facility that will develop next generation light-based healthcare treatments.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Feb 6, 2019
CRISPR/Cas9 to control genetic inheritance in mice

CRISPR/Cas9 to control genetic inheritance in mice

Biologists have developed the world's first CRISPR/Cas9-based approach to control genetic inheritance in a mammal.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Food Tech at CES 2019

Food Tech at CES 2019

In this premium article, we present some of the key food tech products from CES 2019 and Food Tech Live.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Hearables at CES 2019

Hearables at CES 2019

IDTechEx Principal Analyst James Hayward presents his findings from CES 2019.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Electronic skin patches and other wearable products at CES 2019

Electronic skin patches and other wearable products at CES 2019

Whilst still a "consumer" event, the coverage at CES certainly expands from consumer products, into medical devices and beyond. Principal Analyst James Hayward discusses his findings.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Jan 28, 2019
Nanoscale drug delivery method developed

Nanoscale drug delivery method developed

Researchers have developed a novel way to deliver drugs and therapies into cells at the nanoscale without causing toxic effects that have stymied other such efforts. The work could someday lead to more effective therapies and diagnostics for cancer and other illnesses.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Jan 24, 2019
IDTechEx TVConductive inks & applying that knowledge to biometric sensors

Conductive inks & applying that knowledge to biometric sensors

Sheldahl Flexible Technologies discusses their progress at the IDTechEx Show! USA
Global Biotechnology Insights
Jan 23, 2019
Superb Opportunities for Scientists and Engineers at Analysts IDTechEx

Superb Opportunities for Scientists and Engineers at Analysts IDTechEx

IDTechEx is highly respected worldwide for its reports, relational databases, events and consultancy on the technology and markets for its chosen subjects. These include life sciences, energy storage, energy harvesting, electric vehicles, wearable technology and advanced materials. The emphasis is on using facts-based analysis to see the future and guide business decisions of our customers. They include the world's largest chemical, healthcare…
Global Biotechnology Insights
Jan 22, 2019
New CRISPR-Cas9 variants can respond to viral proteases

New CRISPR-Cas9 variants can respond to viral proteases

Using a technique called circular permutation, researchers have created a new suite of Cas9 variants called Cas9-CPs, which will simplify design of Cas9-fusion proteins for diverse applications beyond simple DNA cutting, such as base editing and epigenetic modifications.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Feb 7, 2019
Smart, self-powered knee implants

Smart, self-powered knee implants

Researchers decided it was time to create smarter knee implants that could monitor changes in activity as they happened.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Feb 6, 2019
IDTechEx Show! Agenda Live: Connecting Brands & Emerging Technologies

IDTechEx Show! Agenda Live: Connecting Brands & Emerging Technologies

The IDTechEx Show! on April 10-11 in Berlin brings together eight key disruptive technologies and their customers at one venue.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Feb 4, 2019
Scientists engineer new CRISPR platform for DNA targeting

Scientists engineer new CRISPR platform for DNA targeting

CRISPR team harnesses new Cas12b enzyme for use in eukaryotic cells, adding to the CRISPR toolbox.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Feb 1, 2019
World's first study using focused ultrasound to treat epilepsy

World's first study using focused ultrasound to treat epilepsy

In a first-in-world clinical trial, researchers are studying how well focused ultrasound surgery works in adults with a specific type of epilepsy whose seizures are not controlled by medication.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Jan 30, 2019
Gene-edited disease monkeys cloned in China

Gene-edited disease monkeys cloned in China

The first cohort of five gene-edited monkey clones made from fibroblasts of a monkey with disease phenotypes were born recently at the Institute of Neuroscience of Chinese Academy of Sciences in Shanghai.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Health and Wellness Technologies at CES 2019

Health and Wellness Technologies at CES 2019

Coverage of the health and wellness technologies at CES 2019 including digital health, telemedicine, remote patient monitoring, diagnostics, bioelectronic medicine, elder care, sleep tech, and baby tech
Global Biotechnology Insights
Jan 25, 2019
Neuromodulation for non-invasive treatment of spasticity

Neuromodulation for non-invasive treatment of spasticity

A partnership agreement to develop and commercialize the first neuromodulation technology for non-invasive treatment of spasticity.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Jan 24, 2019
Scientists grow perfect human blood vessels in a petri dish

Scientists grow perfect human blood vessels in a petri dish

Scientists have managed to grow perfect human blood vessels as organoids in a petri dish for the first time. The breakthrough engineering technology dramatically advances research of vascular diseases like diabetes, identifying a key pathway to potentially prevent changes to blood vessels—a major cause of death and morbidity among those with diabetes.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Jan 23, 2019
IDTechEx TVSmart microrobots adapt to their surroundings

Smart microrobots adapt to their surroundings

Scientists at EPFL and ETH Zurich have developed tiny elastic robots that can change shape depending on their surroundings. Modeled after bacteria and fully biocompatible, these robots optimize their movements so as to get to hard-to-reach areas of the human body. They stand to revolutionize targeted drug delivery.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Jan 21, 2019
AI outperformed human experts in identifying cervical precancer

AI outperformed human experts in identifying cervical precancer

A research team has developed a computer algorithm that can analyze digital images of a woman's cervix and accurately identify precancerous changes that require medical attention. This artificial intelligence approach, called automated visual evaluation, has the potential to revolutionize cervical cancer screening, particularly in low-resource settings.