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Blood testing via sound waves may replace some tissue biopsies

Blood testing via sound waves may replace some tissue biopsies

Global Biotechnology Insights
Sep 27, 2017
Self powered patch to help diabetics measure glucose during exercise

Self powered patch to help diabetics measure glucose during exercise

A new paper-based sensor patch developed by researchers allow diabetics to effectively measure glucose levels during exercise.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Sep 25, 2017
Connecting Healthcare: An IDTechEx Infographic

Connecting Healthcare: An IDTechEx Infographic

Connected healthcare is a transformative socio-technological model for healthcare management and delivery that leverages a range of technology innovations available today in order to provide optimized, flexible, targeted healthcare services.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Sep 25, 2017
Next generation spinal cord stimulator for chronic pain

Next generation spinal cord stimulator for chronic pain

Neurostimulation therapy for chronic intractable pain uses a medical device placed under a patient's skin to deliver mild electrical impulses through a lead implanted in the epidural space to block pain signals from going to the brain.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Sep 22, 2017
One vaccine injection could carry many doses

One vaccine injection could carry many doses

Engineers have invented a new 3-D fabrication method that can generate a novel type of drug-carrying particle that could allow multiple doses of a drug or vaccine to be delivered over an extended time period with just one injection.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Sep 21, 2017
Funding to create human organs with 3D printing

Funding to create human organs with 3D printing

Wait lists for human organ transplants could be entirely eliminated through patent-pending technologies developed by a human tissue engineering company that has invented a new way to create viable human organs using near instantaneous 3D printing.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Sep 20, 2017
IDTechEx Show! Life Sciences Masterclass

IDTechEx Show! Life Sciences Masterclass

This year's IDTechEx Show! marks their inaugural venture into the life sciences, with masterclasses dedicated towards a variety of high-profile topics trending in biotech news today.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Sep 20, 2017
3-D-printing materials for wound care and decorative elements

3-D-printing materials for wound care and decorative elements

Cellulose nanofibrils have properties that can improve the characteristics of bio-based 3D-printing pastes.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Sep 19, 2017
Sorting molecules with DNA robots

Sorting molecules with DNA robots

Imagine a robot that could help you tidy your home: roving about, sorting stray socks into the laundry and dirty dishes into the dishwasher. While such a practical helper may still be the stuff of science fiction, scientists have developed an autonomous molecular machine that can perform similar tasks—at the nanoscale.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Sep 18, 2017
New microchip technology could be used to track smart pills

New microchip technology could be used to track smart pills

Researchers have developed a prototype miniature medical device that could ultimately be used in "smart pills" to diagnose and treat diseases.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Sep 15, 2017
Artificial skin gives robotic hand a sense of touch

Artificial skin gives robotic hand a sense of touch

A team of researchers has reported a breakthrough in stretchable electronics that can serve as an artificial skin, allowing a robotic hand to sense the difference between hot and cold, while also offering advantages for a wide range of biomedical devices.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Sep 13, 2017
Investment sought for 3D printed hearts

Investment sought for 3D printed hearts

A patient-specific, fully functioning heart will be created through 3D bioprinting using the patient's own cells - eliminating the well-known challenges of organ rejection and long donor waiting lists that plague existing organ transplant methods.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Sep 13, 2017
New way to make dissolving electronics

New way to make dissolving electronics

Researchers have reported a new type of electronic device that can be triggered to dissolve through exposure to water molecules in the atmosphere.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Sep 12, 2017
CRISPR gene editing changes a flower's colour

CRISPR gene editing changes a flower's colour

In a world-first, Japanese scientists have used the revolutionary CRISPR, or CRISPR/Cas9, genome- editing tool to change flower colour in an ornamental plant.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Sep 8, 2017
Development of Neuroprosthetics in Today's Market

Development of Neuroprosthetics in Today's Market

IDTechEx Analysts Dr Alexis Karandrea et al. discuss neuroprosthetics and the development of methods to restore a lost neurological function through engineering, in cases where there is no pharmacological cure, including retinal implants and brain-computer interfaces.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Sep 8, 2017
Implantable devices to alter electrical impulses in the body

Implantable devices to alter electrical impulses in the body

GSK has announced an agreement with Verily Life Sciences LLC (formerly Google Life Sciences), an Alphabet company, to form Galvani Bioelectronics to enable the research, development and commercialisation of bioelectronic medicines.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Sep 6, 2017
IDTechEx Show! Exhibit Space Over 90% Sold

IDTechEx Show! Exhibit Space Over 90% Sold

With over two months to go until the IDTechEx Show! at the Santa Clara Convention Center on November 15 - 16, over 90% of the exhibit space is already sold. The event brings together the hottest emerging technologies including materials, components and systems with end users, who seek to use these technologies to differentiate their products through greater capability.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Sep 6, 2017
Novel dot system to improve cancer detection

Novel dot system to improve cancer detection

Researchers have developed a proof-of-concept nanosystem that dramatically improves the visualization of tumors.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Sep 4, 2017
Better way to create organic bioelectronics

Better way to create organic bioelectronics

With increasing scientific and medical interest in communication with the nervous system, demand is growing for biomedical devices that can better record and stimulate the nervous system, as well as deliver drugs and biomolecules in precise dosages.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Sep 1, 2017
Project connects brain science with electric cars

Project connects brain science with electric cars

Technology developed to help neurosurgeons control electric currents during noninvasive brain stimulation could also lead to safer, more efficient batteries for electric cars and solar panels.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Sep 27, 2017
Self powered patch to help diabetics measure glucose during exercise

Self powered patch to help diabetics measure glucose during exercise

A new paper-based sensor patch developed by researchers allow diabetics to effectively measure glucose levels during exercise.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Sep 25, 2017
Next generation spinal cord stimulator for chronic pain

Next generation spinal cord stimulator for chronic pain

Neurostimulation therapy for chronic intractable pain uses a medical device placed under a patient's skin to deliver mild electrical impulses through a lead implanted in the epidural space to block pain signals from going to the brain.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Sep 21, 2017
Funding to create human organs with 3D printing

Funding to create human organs with 3D printing

Wait lists for human organ transplants could be entirely eliminated through patent-pending technologies developed by a human tissue engineering company that has invented a new way to create viable human organs using near instantaneous 3D printing.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Sep 20, 2017
3-D-printing materials for wound care and decorative elements

3-D-printing materials for wound care and decorative elements

Cellulose nanofibrils have properties that can improve the characteristics of bio-based 3D-printing pastes.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Sep 18, 2017
New microchip technology could be used to track smart pills

New microchip technology could be used to track smart pills

Researchers have developed a prototype miniature medical device that could ultimately be used in "smart pills" to diagnose and treat diseases.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Sep 13, 2017
Investment sought for 3D printed hearts

Investment sought for 3D printed hearts

A patient-specific, fully functioning heart will be created through 3D bioprinting using the patient's own cells - eliminating the well-known challenges of organ rejection and long donor waiting lists that plague existing organ transplant methods.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Sep 12, 2017
CRISPR gene editing changes a flower's colour

CRISPR gene editing changes a flower's colour

In a world-first, Japanese scientists have used the revolutionary CRISPR, or CRISPR/Cas9, genome- editing tool to change flower colour in an ornamental plant.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Sep 8, 2017
Implantable devices to alter electrical impulses in the body

Implantable devices to alter electrical impulses in the body

GSK has announced an agreement with Verily Life Sciences LLC (formerly Google Life Sciences), an Alphabet company, to form Galvani Bioelectronics to enable the research, development and commercialisation of bioelectronic medicines.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Sep 6, 2017
Novel dot system to improve cancer detection

Novel dot system to improve cancer detection

Researchers have developed a proof-of-concept nanosystem that dramatically improves the visualization of tumors.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Sep 1, 2017
Project connects brain science with electric cars

Project connects brain science with electric cars

Technology developed to help neurosurgeons control electric currents during noninvasive brain stimulation could also lead to safer, more efficient batteries for electric cars and solar panels.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Sep 25, 2017
Connecting Healthcare: An IDTechEx Infographic

Connecting Healthcare: An IDTechEx Infographic

Connected healthcare is a transformative socio-technological model for healthcare management and delivery that leverages a range of technology innovations available today in order to provide optimized, flexible, targeted healthcare services.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Sep 22, 2017
One vaccine injection could carry many doses

One vaccine injection could carry many doses

Engineers have invented a new 3-D fabrication method that can generate a novel type of drug-carrying particle that could allow multiple doses of a drug or vaccine to be delivered over an extended time period with just one injection.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Sep 20, 2017
IDTechEx Show! Life Sciences Masterclass

IDTechEx Show! Life Sciences Masterclass

This year's IDTechEx Show! marks their inaugural venture into the life sciences, with masterclasses dedicated towards a variety of high-profile topics trending in biotech news today.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Sep 19, 2017
Sorting molecules with DNA robots

Sorting molecules with DNA robots

Imagine a robot that could help you tidy your home: roving about, sorting stray socks into the laundry and dirty dishes into the dishwasher. While such a practical helper may still be the stuff of science fiction, scientists have developed an autonomous molecular machine that can perform similar tasks—at the nanoscale.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Sep 15, 2017
Artificial skin gives robotic hand a sense of touch

Artificial skin gives robotic hand a sense of touch

A team of researchers has reported a breakthrough in stretchable electronics that can serve as an artificial skin, allowing a robotic hand to sense the difference between hot and cold, while also offering advantages for a wide range of biomedical devices.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Sep 13, 2017
New way to make dissolving electronics

New way to make dissolving electronics

Researchers have reported a new type of electronic device that can be triggered to dissolve through exposure to water molecules in the atmosphere.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Sep 8, 2017
Development of Neuroprosthetics in Today's Market

Development of Neuroprosthetics in Today's Market

IDTechEx Analysts Dr Alexis Karandrea et al. discuss neuroprosthetics and the development of methods to restore a lost neurological function through engineering, in cases where there is no pharmacological cure, including retinal implants and brain-computer interfaces.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Sep 6, 2017
IDTechEx Show! Exhibit Space Over 90% Sold

IDTechEx Show! Exhibit Space Over 90% Sold

With over two months to go until the IDTechEx Show! at the Santa Clara Convention Center on November 15 - 16, over 90% of the exhibit space is already sold. The event brings together the hottest emerging technologies including materials, components and systems with end users, who seek to use these technologies to differentiate their products through greater capability.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Sep 4, 2017
Better way to create organic bioelectronics

Better way to create organic bioelectronics

With increasing scientific and medical interest in communication with the nervous system, demand is growing for biomedical devices that can better record and stimulate the nervous system, as well as deliver drugs and biomolecules in precise dosages.
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