R&D Digest
Oct 21, 2014
RPI researchers have developed a wlreless, batteryless, telemetryless sensor for detecting force, pressure, and temperature.  Attendees of the...
Sep 24, 2014
Researchers liken their discovery to Terminator 2's shape-shifting T-1000 [image via Wikipedia] New research from North Carolina (NC) State University...
Aug 21, 2014
Every human face is unique. So why shouldn't facial implants be as well? It's a question South Windsor, CN-based OEM Oxford Performance Materials (OPM) has...
Aug 14, 2014
Philips Healthcare has partnered with Accenture and brain-computer interface manufacturer Emotiv on a proof of concept that uses wearable technology to enable...
Jul 21, 2014
Avinent's Google Glass app assists dental surgeons through an implant procedure. Barcelona, Spain-based R&D firm Avinent, in partnership with the...
Jul 16, 2014
Clinicians and doctors take note. When it comes to honesty in disclosure, patients prefer a computer-simulated human to the real thing. According to a first-of...
Jul 11, 2014
Doctors at Spain's Hospital Perpetuo Socorro (Perpetual Help Hospital), in collaboration with the University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (ULPGC), have found...
May 29, 2014
This week Samsung put out a call to innovative startups to join it in creating the next-generation of wearable platforms for digital health. The company has...
May 22, 2014
    Wireless power would enable implants to be many times smaller (right) than their current counterparts (left). Image credit: Stanford...
May 12, 2014
  Let's face facts: As cool as 3-D printing is, there's a lot of hyperbole to sort through. If you believe everything you hear, 3-D printing is going to...