Research and Development
Aug 08, 2017
Marie Thibault Bionik Laboratories Corp's ARKE exoskeleton, in clinical development, has been integrated with voice control. It may seem like the stuff of sci...
Jun 21, 2017
Device designers must balance several factors in selecting the best battery for their specific device design. Steve Risser There has been an incredible surge...
Jun 09, 2017
Taking these three steps for a sound clinical trial design strategy will allow device makers to successfully demonstrate the effectiveness of an embolic...
May 12, 2017
Rehabilitation for patients with neurological disorders may be best achieved with support from both robotic and human therapists. Here's what that therapy...
May 09, 2017
With lower costs, better form factors, and new features, wearable biometric sensor technology is now enabling ambulatory mobile healthcare, with a focus on...
May 05, 2017
Marie Thibault What might medical device clinical trials of the future look like? It’s a timely question, given the recent New England Journal of Medicine...
Apr 25, 2017
Heather R. Johnson Elon Musk made headlines recently with the launch of his latest venture, Neuralink, which purportedly aims to develop a brain-computer...
Apr 06, 2017
An executive details the applications of MR-guided focused ultrasound, a developing technology for noninvasive surgery. Maurice R. Ferré, MD Insightec's...
Mar 21, 2017
Silicon technology is one of the most promising solutions for low-cost, sensitive, and specific measurements of a large number of biomarkers.  Liesbet...
Mar 13, 2017
For more promising medical technologies to cross the so-called valley of death, development teams need to rethink their approach. Bruce W. Lichorowic As the...