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CRISPR reduces autism symptoms in mice

CRISPR reduces autism symptoms in mice

Global Biotechnology Insights
Jun 28, 2018
Plaster sticks inside the mouth to revolutionise oral treatments

Plaster sticks inside the mouth to revolutionise oral treatments

A plaster which sticks to the inside of your mouth is revolutionising the treatment of painful recurring ulcers. Scientists have developed a unique patch using special polymers which are able to stick to moist surfaces.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Jun 27, 2018
The Leading Edge Academic Poster Display: Present your work

The Leading Edge Academic Poster Display: Present your work

The Leading Edge Academic Poster Display: Present your work to over 3,500 innovation leaders at the world's biggest event on Emerging Technologies. The IDTechEx Show! USA 2018 is the largest gathering of industry executives involved in R&D, business development and product management, in addition to those seeking to use the technology. Held on November 14 & 15, 2018 in Santa Clara, CA, the event features limited poster space for leading academic research to be displayed to all attendees.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Jun 27, 2018
Tracking cancer-cell development with "drinkable" electronic sensors

Tracking cancer-cell development with "drinkable" electronic sensors

Thanks to an unorthodox approach being proposed by researchers, patients may soon be able to track their illness simply by drinking a solution containing millions of tiny electronic sensors disguised as bacteria.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Jun 25, 2018
Assessing your Patent Landscape: How IDTechEx can help your technology

Assessing your Patent Landscape: How IDTechEx can help your technology

In any emerging technology, the pace of innovation is rapid, sometimes dauntingly so. Patent Analytics is a service that IDTechEx provides utilising our long-standing expertise in a range of emerging technologies to provide clients of our services the answers they need.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Jun 25, 2018
Scientists print sensors on gummi candy

Scientists print sensors on gummi candy

Researchers have successfully teamed up to perform inkjet printing onto a gummy bear. This might initially sound like scientists at play - but it may in fact point the way forward to major changes in medical diagnostics, as reported in Printed Electronics World.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Jun 25, 2018
Chip upgrade helps miniature drones navigate

Chip upgrade helps miniature drones navigate

Researchers at MIT, who last year designed a tiny computer chip tailored to help honeybee-sized drones navigate, have now shrunk their chip design even further, in both size and power consumption.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Jun 21, 2018
This is what a stretchy circuit looks like

This is what a stretchy circuit looks like

Researchers have made a new hybrid conductive material--part elastic polymer, part liquid metal--that can be bent and stretched at will. Circuits made with this material can take most two-dimensional shapes and are also non-toxic.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Jun 20, 2018
Apple opens Health Records API to developers

Apple opens Health Records API to developers

Apps empowering consumers to manage medications, diseases, nutrition and more coming this fall.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Jun 20, 2018
Webinar Thursday 5 July - Advances in Fiber Laser Technologies

Webinar Thursday 5 July - Advances in Fiber Laser Technologies

IDTechEx will be hosting a free webinar on Thursday 5 July titled Advances in Fiber Laser Technologies.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Jun 19, 2018
3D printed contact lenses treat eye disease

3D printed contact lenses treat eye disease

A researcher has received a U.S. Department of Defense grant to develop a more convenient, less expensive and less painful way to treat serious eye diseases using 3D printing to develop a programmable microneedle array that can deliver drugs directly into the eye in a sustained manner.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Jun 19, 2018
New sensors open door to wearable medical diagnostic device

New sensors open door to wearable medical diagnostic device

Scientists from ANU have designed tiny optical sensors that open the door to developing a wearable device that allows doctors to medically diagnose people's health in real time.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Jun 18, 2018
Automated robotic device for faster blood testing

Automated robotic device for faster blood testing

Researchers have created an automated blood drawing and testing device that provides rapid results, potentially improving the workflow in hospitals and other health-related institutions to allow health care practitioners to spend more time treating patients.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Jun 14, 2018
Fiber Lasers Outshine Competing Laser and Non-Laser Technologies

Fiber Lasers Outshine Competing Laser and Non-Laser Technologies

In the recently published IDTechEx market report titled Fiber Lasers 2018-2028: Technologies, Opportunities, Markets & Forecasts, Dr Nilushi Wijeyasinghe explores how recent fiber laser technology developments affect the growth of key market segments.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Jun 14, 2018
Breakthrough in controlling DNA-based robots

Breakthrough in controlling DNA-based robots

Researchers have devised a magnetic control system to make tiny DNA-based robots move on demand—and much faster than recently possible.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Jun 13, 2018
Gene editing just got easier

Gene editing just got easier

An international team of researchers has made CRISPR technology more accessible and standardized by simplifying its complex implementation. The simpler, faster CRISPR offers a broad platform for off-the shelf genome engineering that may lower the barrier of entry for this powerful technology.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Jun 12, 2018
Smart blister pack for clinical trial

Smart blister pack for clinical trial

A smart blister pack for digital patient compliance monitoring to enhance medication adherence by clinical trial participants.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Jun 11, 2018
New machine learning approach could accelerate bioengineering

New machine learning approach could accelerate bioengineering

Scientists have developed a way to use machine learning to dramatically accelerate the design of microbes that produce biofuel.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Jun 8, 2018
Robotic rehab device

Robotic rehab device

Scientist examines the use of non-invasive technology to increase the restoration of arm/hands and leg/ankle movement after neurological injury such as stroke. Along with collaborators he developed interactive robotic assist devices, which move the paralyzed limb when the patient cannot, and knows not to assist when the patient can power the movement.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Jun 7, 2018
Mimicking human organs through bioengineering

Mimicking human organs through bioengineering

Sensera Inc is adapting its technology for new applications in bioengineering. The company's MEMS, or MicroElectroMechanical Systems, technology is now being used at Harvard University in the creation of microfluidic devices, which mimic the functions of living human organs, including the lung, intestine, kidney, skin, bone marrow and blood-brain barrier.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Jun 28, 2018
Plaster sticks inside the mouth to revolutionise oral treatments

Plaster sticks inside the mouth to revolutionise oral treatments

A plaster which sticks to the inside of your mouth is revolutionising the treatment of painful recurring ulcers. Scientists have developed a unique patch using special polymers which are able to stick to moist surfaces.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Jun 27, 2018
Tracking cancer-cell development with "drinkable" electronic sensors

Tracking cancer-cell development with "drinkable" electronic sensors

Thanks to an unorthodox approach being proposed by researchers, patients may soon be able to track their illness simply by drinking a solution containing millions of tiny electronic sensors disguised as bacteria.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Jun 25, 2018
Scientists print sensors on gummi candy

Scientists print sensors on gummi candy

Researchers have successfully teamed up to perform inkjet printing onto a gummy bear. This might initially sound like scientists at play - but it may in fact point the way forward to major changes in medical diagnostics, as reported in Printed Electronics World.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Jun 21, 2018
This is what a stretchy circuit looks like

This is what a stretchy circuit looks like

Researchers have made a new hybrid conductive material--part elastic polymer, part liquid metal--that can be bent and stretched at will. Circuits made with this material can take most two-dimensional shapes and are also non-toxic.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Jun 20, 2018
Webinar Thursday 5 July - Advances in Fiber Laser Technologies

Webinar Thursday 5 July - Advances in Fiber Laser Technologies

IDTechEx will be hosting a free webinar on Thursday 5 July titled Advances in Fiber Laser Technologies.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Jun 19, 2018
New sensors open door to wearable medical diagnostic device

New sensors open door to wearable medical diagnostic device

Scientists from ANU have designed tiny optical sensors that open the door to developing a wearable device that allows doctors to medically diagnose people's health in real time.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Jun 14, 2018
Fiber Lasers Outshine Competing Laser and Non-Laser Technologies

Fiber Lasers Outshine Competing Laser and Non-Laser Technologies

In the recently published IDTechEx market report titled Fiber Lasers 2018-2028: Technologies, Opportunities, Markets & Forecasts, Dr Nilushi Wijeyasinghe explores how recent fiber laser technology developments affect the growth of key market segments.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Jun 13, 2018
Gene editing just got easier

Gene editing just got easier

An international team of researchers has made CRISPR technology more accessible and standardized by simplifying its complex implementation. The simpler, faster CRISPR offers a broad platform for off-the shelf genome engineering that may lower the barrier of entry for this powerful technology.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Jun 11, 2018
New machine learning approach could accelerate bioengineering

New machine learning approach could accelerate bioengineering

Scientists have developed a way to use machine learning to dramatically accelerate the design of microbes that produce biofuel.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Jun 7, 2018
Mimicking human organs through bioengineering

Mimicking human organs through bioengineering

Sensera Inc is adapting its technology for new applications in bioengineering. The company's MEMS, or MicroElectroMechanical Systems, technology is now being used at Harvard University in the creation of microfluidic devices, which mimic the functions of living human organs, including the lung, intestine, kidney, skin, bone marrow and blood-brain barrier.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Jun 27, 2018
The Leading Edge Academic Poster Display: Present your work

The Leading Edge Academic Poster Display: Present your work

The Leading Edge Academic Poster Display: Present your work to over 3,500 innovation leaders at the world's biggest event on Emerging Technologies. The IDTechEx Show! USA 2018 is the largest gathering of industry executives involved in R&D, business development and product management, in addition to those seeking to use the technology. Held on November 14 & 15, 2018 in Santa Clara, CA, the event features limited poster space for leading academic research to be displayed to all attendees.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Jun 25, 2018
Assessing your Patent Landscape: How IDTechEx can help your technology

Assessing your Patent Landscape: How IDTechEx can help your technology

In any emerging technology, the pace of innovation is rapid, sometimes dauntingly so. Patent Analytics is a service that IDTechEx provides utilising our long-standing expertise in a range of emerging technologies to provide clients of our services the answers they need.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Jun 25, 2018
Chip upgrade helps miniature drones navigate

Chip upgrade helps miniature drones navigate

Researchers at MIT, who last year designed a tiny computer chip tailored to help honeybee-sized drones navigate, have now shrunk their chip design even further, in both size and power consumption.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Jun 20, 2018
Apple opens Health Records API to developers

Apple opens Health Records API to developers

Apps empowering consumers to manage medications, diseases, nutrition and more coming this fall.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Jun 19, 2018
3D printed contact lenses treat eye disease

3D printed contact lenses treat eye disease

A researcher has received a U.S. Department of Defense grant to develop a more convenient, less expensive and less painful way to treat serious eye diseases using 3D printing to develop a programmable microneedle array that can deliver drugs directly into the eye in a sustained manner.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Jun 18, 2018
Automated robotic device for faster blood testing

Automated robotic device for faster blood testing

Researchers have created an automated blood drawing and testing device that provides rapid results, potentially improving the workflow in hospitals and other health-related institutions to allow health care practitioners to spend more time treating patients.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Jun 14, 2018
Breakthrough in controlling DNA-based robots

Breakthrough in controlling DNA-based robots

Researchers have devised a magnetic control system to make tiny DNA-based robots move on demand—and much faster than recently possible.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Jun 12, 2018
Smart blister pack for clinical trial

Smart blister pack for clinical trial

A smart blister pack for digital patient compliance monitoring to enhance medication adherence by clinical trial participants.
Global Biotechnology Insights
Jun 8, 2018
Robotic rehab device

Robotic rehab device

Scientist examines the use of non-invasive technology to increase the restoration of arm/hands and leg/ankle movement after neurological injury such as stroke. Along with collaborators he developed interactive robotic assist devices, which move the paralyzed limb when the patient cannot, and knows not to assist when the patient can power the movement.
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