R&D Digest
Mar 28, 2014
The Molecular and Clinical Genetics Panel of FDA's Medical Device Advisory Committee has recommended approval of the Cologuard, a home-based, noninvasive...
Jan 23, 2014
OpenBCI wants to put the brain-computer interface (BCI) into the hands of the masses. After a successful crowdfunding campaign, the company is set to make its...
Dec 13, 2013
 It's not uncommon to see disruptive technologies coming from startups and smaller businesses. What's more rare is seeing a Fortune 150 company...
Oct 31, 2013
Bioresorable (also known as bioabsorbable) stents are being held up as a promising alternative to standard drug eluting stents. But there's an internal battle...
Oct 28, 2013
Attendees of the 25th annual TCT Conference were given a first look at Medtronic's new transcatheter mitral valve. Dr. Nicolo Paizza of the McGill University...
Oct 15, 2013
Clinicians and students at Cleveland Clinic are going to be getting some assistance from a Jeopardy champion. Today at the Cleveland Clinic Medical Innovation...
Oct 15, 2013
Philips Healthcare's Digital Accelerator Lab, a cross-sector innovation platform with labs based in the Netherlands and India, has released a proof of concept...
Sep 19, 2013
The United States has a population of more than 73 million children and adolescents, 20% of whom have a mental disorder with a least a mild functional...
Sep 12, 2012
There is a phrase Dennis Jamiolkowski is fond of using in his talks about bioresorbable polymers: “The devil is in the details...but then so are the...
Jul 24, 2012
Scientists have had a pretty comprehensive understanding of the human brain and its structures for quite some time now. What has always been missing is a clear...