Research and Development
Nov 15, 2016
Harvard researcher Conor Walsh—a 2016 Rolex Award Laureate—discusses his team's development of a soft, wearable exosuit for people with physical impairments....
Nov 14, 2016
A pilot project focused on Parkinson's disease will use patient preference and risk tolerance to set statistical significance levels in clinical trial design....
Aug 24, 2016
Marie Thibault The AC5 Topical Hemostatic Device showed good safety and faster time to hemostasis in a 46-patient study. It's so far, so good for the AC5...
Aug 08, 2016
Marie Thibault Should clinical trial data be shared with any researcher who wants to study a medical question? Or does trial data belong to the original...
Jun 06, 2016
Marie Thibault A standby device in hospitals, the pulse oximeter may eventually get a futuristic upgrade. While it is already a non-invasive way to measure a...
Apr 11, 2016
Marie Thibault It’s not easy to remember to take a pill three times a day. Doctors and patients, witnesses to the massive problem of compliance to prescribed...
Mar 09, 2016
Marie Thibault The transplant team at the Cleveland Clinic performed the first uterus transplant in the United States. The first transplanted uterus in the...
Mar 03, 2016
NanoString is focused on spreading use of its 3D Biology platform, which allows cancer researchers to analyze DNA, RNA, and protein all in one go. Marie...
Mar 02, 2016
The potential of neuromodulation is not yet being fully realized. Here’s what’s needed to change that. Vaishali Kamat Neuromodulation therapy (...
Feb 10, 2016
Regulatory shifts, as well as a focus on device usability and connected devices, are changing research and development processes for the medical device...