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Global Biotechnology Insights
Nov 10, 2020
Bioprinted Hybrid Tissue for Cartilage Regeneration

Bioprinted Hybrid Tissue for Cartilage Regeneration

Scientists have developed a method to bioprint a type of cartilage that could someday help restore knee function damaged by arthritis or injury.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Nov 10, 2020
Technology Analyst Careers at IDTechEx, Positions Available

Technology Analyst Careers at IDTechEx, Positions Available

We are always looking for entrepreneurial, enthusiastic people to join our business. We specialize in providing market research in emerging technology topics and are looking to find people who are as passionate about these areas as we are. Applicants will need to convert their technical expertise to complement our current topic coverage or be able to expand the company in a new direction.
External Company Press Release
Ocular Implant Delivering Glaucoma Treatment Over Six-Month Period

Ocular Implant Delivering Glaucoma Treatment Over Six-Month Period

PolyActiva Pty Ltd, a clinical-stage Australian ophthalmology biopharmaceutical company, announced it has successfully completed its Phase I clinical study for its lead candidate, the Latanoprost FA SR Ocular Implant.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Nov 6, 2020
Implantable Device Can Monitor and Treat Heart Disease

Implantable Device Can Monitor and Treat Heart Disease

Researchers have reported a patch made from fully rubbery electronics that can be placed directly on the heart to collect electrophysiological activity, temperature, heartbeat and other indicators, all at the same time.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Nov 5, 2020
Malaria Test as Simple as a Bandage

Malaria Test as Simple as a Bandage

Testing for malaria could become as simple as putting on a bandage. That's the idea behind a platform developed by engineers who introduced a microneedle patch for rapid diagnostic testing that does not require extracting blood.
External Company Press Release
Automated Blood Oxygen Monitoring System to Boost COVID-19 Fight

Automated Blood Oxygen Monitoring System to Boost COVID-19 Fight

NUS researchers have developed an automated system that collates and displays users' blood oxygen data on an easy-to-read dashboard. It is suitable for places such as dormitories and community care facilities to provide frontline staff with regular updates on the health status of residents under their care.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Nov 4, 2020
Implantable Neurostimulation System to Address Chronic Migraine

Implantable Neurostimulation System to Address Chronic Migraine

Salvia is developing an innovative neurostimulation solution for chronic migraine based on a novel device concept with unique benefits to both patients and physicians.
External Company Press Release
Machine Learning that Predicts Anti-Cancer Drug Efficacy

Machine Learning that Predicts Anti-Cancer Drug Efficacy

Research on anti-cancer drug response in patient-derived artificial organoids and transcriptome learning of genes associated with anti-cancer target proteins.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Nov 3, 2020
What Does the Future Hold for the Hearables Market?

What Does the Future Hold for the Hearables Market?

The first electric hearing aid was created in 1898, and was arguably among the earliest examples of wearable tech. So it's fitting that, more than a century later, on- and in-ear technology is once again leading the way - this time as hearables, a sector now poised for substantial growth.
External Company Press Release
WearOptimo's Strategic Partnership Agreement With Aspen Medical

WearOptimo's Strategic Partnership Agreement With Aspen Medical

A key milestone on our commercial journey was reached today with the announcement of a partnership between WearOptimo and Aspen Medical. WearOptimo is now engaged with Aspen Medical for the development and distribution of particular Microwearable sensors in key markets.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Oct 30, 2020
Graphene Based Antibody Test for Detecting Kidney Disease

Graphene Based Antibody Test for Detecting Kidney Disease

Researchers have developed a new graphene-based testing system for disease-related antibodies, initially targeting a kidney disease called Membranous Nephropathy.
External Company Press Release
Merck & Mammoth Biosciences to Scale New SARS-CoV-2 Test

Merck & Mammoth Biosciences to Scale New SARS-CoV-2 Test

Merck today announced a collaboration with Mammoth Biosciences Inc. for the development, scale-up and commercial production of Mammoth's CRISPR-based SARS CoV-2 diagnostic test.
External Company Press Release
FarmVisionAI™ Releases Mobile App for Powerful In-field AI

FarmVisionAI™ Releases Mobile App for Powerful In-field AI

FarmVisionAI™ Releases Mobile App for Powerful In-field Artificial Intelligence - Illumitex adds a mobile app for real-time engagement between horticultural AI and indoor growers.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Oct 28, 2020
Treating Tinnitus with Electrical Stimulation

Treating Tinnitus with Electrical Stimulation

In the largest clinical trial of its kind, researchers show that combining sound and electrical stimulation of the tongue can significantly reduce tinnitus, commonly described as "ringing in the ears." They also found that therapeutic effects can be sustained for up to 12 months post-treatment.
External Company Press Release
3D Printing the First Ever Biomimetic Tongue Surface

3D Printing the First Ever Biomimetic Tongue Surface

Scientists have created synthetic soft surfaces with tongue-like textures for the first time using 3D printing - opening new possibilities for testing oral processing properties of food, nutritional technologies, pharmaceutics and dry mouth therapies.
External Company Press Release
Medtronic Venous Stent Receives U.S. FDA Approval

Medtronic Venous Stent Receives U.S. FDA Approval

Medtronic plc, the global leader in medical technology, recently announced it has received U.S. FDA approval for the Abre™ venous self-expanding stent system.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Oct 27, 2020
Remote Electrical Neuromodulation FDA Clearance for Migrane Sufferers

Remote Electrical Neuromodulation FDA Clearance for Migrane Sufferers

Theranica announced that its Nerivio medical device has received Food and Drug Administration clearance for an expanded indication encompassing acute treatment of chronic migraine in people 18 years and older.
External Company Press Release
Imec: Developing Sars-Cov-2 Test With Results in Less Than 5 Minutes

Imec: Developing Sars-Cov-2 Test With Results in Less Than 5 Minutes

Imec begins developing SARS-CoV-2 test to identify positive cases and confirm whether someone is contagious in less than five minute. The groundbreaking approach will use virus particles in exhaled breath for quick, easy, comfortable, large-scale testing.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Oct 26, 2020
First 3D Printed Aneurysm to Improve Surgical Procedures, Treatments

First 3D Printed Aneurysm to Improve Surgical Procedures, Treatments

A research team has become the first to produce a living, bioprinted aneurysm outside of the human body, perform a medical procedure on it and observe it respond and heal as it would in an actual human brain.
External Company Press Release
Mindray: New Point of Care Ultrasound System Redefines What's Possible

Mindray: New Point of Care Ultrasound System Redefines What's Possible

With a sealed user interface and revolutionary ZONE Sonography® Technology+, the new ME8 Ultrasound System combines best-in-class image quality with an intuitive and customizable user experience.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Nov 10, 2020
Bioprinted Hybrid Tissue for Cartilage Regeneration

Bioprinted Hybrid Tissue for Cartilage Regeneration

Scientists have developed a method to bioprint a type of cartilage that could someday help restore knee function damaged by arthritis or injury.
External Company Press Release
Ocular Implant Delivering Glaucoma Treatment Over Six-Month Period

Ocular Implant Delivering Glaucoma Treatment Over Six-Month Period

PolyActiva Pty Ltd, a clinical-stage Australian ophthalmology biopharmaceutical company, announced it has successfully completed its Phase I clinical study for its lead candidate, the Latanoprost FA SR Ocular Implant.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Nov 5, 2020
Malaria Test as Simple as a Bandage

Malaria Test as Simple as a Bandage

Testing for malaria could become as simple as putting on a bandage. That's the idea behind a platform developed by engineers who introduced a microneedle patch for rapid diagnostic testing that does not require extracting blood.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Nov 4, 2020
Implantable Neurostimulation System to Address Chronic Migraine

Implantable Neurostimulation System to Address Chronic Migraine

Salvia is developing an innovative neurostimulation solution for chronic migraine based on a novel device concept with unique benefits to both patients and physicians.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Nov 3, 2020
What Does the Future Hold for the Hearables Market?

What Does the Future Hold for the Hearables Market?

The first electric hearing aid was created in 1898, and was arguably among the earliest examples of wearable tech. So it's fitting that, more than a century later, on- and in-ear technology is once again leading the way - this time as hearables, a sector now poised for substantial growth.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Oct 30, 2020
Graphene Based Antibody Test for Detecting Kidney Disease

Graphene Based Antibody Test for Detecting Kidney Disease

Researchers have developed a new graphene-based testing system for disease-related antibodies, initially targeting a kidney disease called Membranous Nephropathy.
External Company Press Release
FarmVisionAI™ Releases Mobile App for Powerful In-field AI

FarmVisionAI™ Releases Mobile App for Powerful In-field AI

FarmVisionAI™ Releases Mobile App for Powerful In-field Artificial Intelligence - Illumitex adds a mobile app for real-time engagement between horticultural AI and indoor growers.
External Company Press Release
3D Printing the First Ever Biomimetic Tongue Surface

3D Printing the First Ever Biomimetic Tongue Surface

Scientists have created synthetic soft surfaces with tongue-like textures for the first time using 3D printing - opening new possibilities for testing oral processing properties of food, nutritional technologies, pharmaceutics and dry mouth therapies.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Oct 27, 2020
Remote Electrical Neuromodulation FDA Clearance for Migrane Sufferers

Remote Electrical Neuromodulation FDA Clearance for Migrane Sufferers

Theranica announced that its Nerivio medical device has received Food and Drug Administration clearance for an expanded indication encompassing acute treatment of chronic migraine in people 18 years and older.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Oct 26, 2020
First 3D Printed Aneurysm to Improve Surgical Procedures, Treatments

First 3D Printed Aneurysm to Improve Surgical Procedures, Treatments

A research team has become the first to produce a living, bioprinted aneurysm outside of the human body, perform a medical procedure on it and observe it respond and heal as it would in an actual human brain.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Nov 10, 2020
Technology Analyst Careers at IDTechEx, Positions Available

Technology Analyst Careers at IDTechEx, Positions Available

We are always looking for entrepreneurial, enthusiastic people to join our business. We specialize in providing market research in emerging technology topics and are looking to find people who are as passionate about these areas as we are. Applicants will need to convert their technical expertise to complement our current topic coverage or be able to expand the company in a new direction.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Nov 6, 2020
Implantable Device Can Monitor and Treat Heart Disease

Implantable Device Can Monitor and Treat Heart Disease

Researchers have reported a patch made from fully rubbery electronics that can be placed directly on the heart to collect electrophysiological activity, temperature, heartbeat and other indicators, all at the same time.
External Company Press Release
Automated Blood Oxygen Monitoring System to Boost COVID-19 Fight

Automated Blood Oxygen Monitoring System to Boost COVID-19 Fight

NUS researchers have developed an automated system that collates and displays users' blood oxygen data on an easy-to-read dashboard. It is suitable for places such as dormitories and community care facilities to provide frontline staff with regular updates on the health status of residents under their care.
External Company Press Release
Machine Learning that Predicts Anti-Cancer Drug Efficacy

Machine Learning that Predicts Anti-Cancer Drug Efficacy

Research on anti-cancer drug response in patient-derived artificial organoids and transcriptome learning of genes associated with anti-cancer target proteins.
External Company Press Release
WearOptimo's Strategic Partnership Agreement With Aspen Medical

WearOptimo's Strategic Partnership Agreement With Aspen Medical

A key milestone on our commercial journey was reached today with the announcement of a partnership between WearOptimo and Aspen Medical. WearOptimo is now engaged with Aspen Medical for the development and distribution of particular Microwearable sensors in key markets.
External Company Press Release
Merck & Mammoth Biosciences to Scale New SARS-CoV-2 Test

Merck & Mammoth Biosciences to Scale New SARS-CoV-2 Test

Merck today announced a collaboration with Mammoth Biosciences Inc. for the development, scale-up and commercial production of Mammoth's CRISPR-based SARS CoV-2 diagnostic test.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Oct 28, 2020
Treating Tinnitus with Electrical Stimulation

Treating Tinnitus with Electrical Stimulation

In the largest clinical trial of its kind, researchers show that combining sound and electrical stimulation of the tongue can significantly reduce tinnitus, commonly described as "ringing in the ears." They also found that therapeutic effects can be sustained for up to 12 months post-treatment.
External Company Press Release
Medtronic Venous Stent Receives U.S. FDA Approval

Medtronic Venous Stent Receives U.S. FDA Approval

Medtronic plc, the global leader in medical technology, recently announced it has received U.S. FDA approval for the Abre™ venous self-expanding stent system.
External Company Press Release
Imec: Developing Sars-Cov-2 Test With Results in Less Than 5 Minutes

Imec: Developing Sars-Cov-2 Test With Results in Less Than 5 Minutes

Imec begins developing SARS-CoV-2 test to identify positive cases and confirm whether someone is contagious in less than five minute. The groundbreaking approach will use virus particles in exhaled breath for quick, easy, comfortable, large-scale testing.
External Company Press Release
Mindray: New Point of Care Ultrasound System Redefines What's Possible

Mindray: New Point of Care Ultrasound System Redefines What's Possible

With a sealed user interface and revolutionary ZONE Sonography® Technology+, the new ME8 Ultrasound System combines best-in-class image quality with an intuitive and customizable user experience.
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