Kristopher Sturgis is a freelance contributor to MD+DI.
Scientists in Australia have developed an ingestible sensor to detect and measure gut gasses in the stomach. The data can be sent to a phone or computer and could change the way gut disorders are diagnosed and treated.
FDA approved a new clinician programmer for the company's implantable pain pump, as well as a series of recent design changes aimed at improving the pump s a pain management device.
Engineers are working on a new kind of cybersecurity authentication system that uses the waveform of a user’s heartbeat to ensure security.
A company born out of MIT's Little Devices Lab is helping doctors and nurses hack medical devices to make existing technologies better fit their needs.
Through the process of electrochemical etching, researchers created a nanotextured material for stainless steel surfaces that can kill bacteria without harming cells.
Georgia Tech released a new bionic hand designed to provide amputees with full hand dexterity and movement, right down to each individual finger.
Google released an open-source artificial intelligence tool that could help researchers turn vast amounts of DNA sequencing data into life-saving therapies and technologies.
Takeda Pharmaceutical and Portal Instruments are teaming up to develop a new device to deliver drugs through a pressurized liquid, potentially eliminating the need for needle-based injections.
The company announced several new partnerships and commercial developments this week that will look to push a variety of new technologies and digital platforms forward in the areas of oncology, radiology, and diagnostic imaging.
Researchers and device developers have been taking aim at many of the shortcomings associated with current pacemakers, and these breakthroughs could usher in a new generation of pacemaker technologies.
A technology and market matchmaker reveals a few tips on identifying and promoting technologies that suit product requirements and meet market demands.
A mechanical engineer who has spent years on the design side of medtech reviews the evolution of AI in medical devices, and discusses the impact it will have on the industry's future.
First study findings of Intuitive Surgical's flexible robotics platform suggest it provides a safe and practical approach for sampling lung tissue.
Recovery technology mogul Game Ready received FDA 510(k) clearance for its rehabilitation therapy that provides orthopedic treatment options for patients around the world.