Research and Development
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 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 16, 2014
It is puncture itself that causes risk.” That is a quote from H.C. Jacobaeus, the first person to perform a laparoscopic surgery on a human. Over a...
Jul 15, 2014
Diabetes drugmaker Novartis announced Tuesday that it is licensing Google’s smart lens technology through its Alcon eye care division. The agreement...
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...
Jul 03, 2014
If you watched the opening kick of the 2014 World Cup you might have noticed something unusual – the kick was made by a paraplegic. The “ Bra-...
Jul 03, 2014
ReWalk In June the ReWalk Personal System created by ReWalk Robotics became the first product of its type to be approved by FDA. The exoskeleton is designed...
Jul 03, 2014
Spinal cord injury (SCI) and paralysis are two of the most debilitating and costly chronic conditions known today. According to the Christopher and Dana Reeve...