Bioengineers at the University of California, San Diego have developed an electrical graphene chip capable of detecting mutations in DNA. Researchers say the technology could one day be used in various medical applications such as blood-based tests for early cancer screening, monitoring disease biomarkers and real-time detection of viral and … Continue reading
Masimo announced that it had received FDA 510(k) clearance for O3™ regional oximetry. Regional oximetry, also referred to as tissue or cerebral oximetry, may help clinicians monitor cerebral oxygenation in situations in which pulse oximetry alone may not be fully indicative of the oxygen in the brain due to various … Continue reading
Sandstone Diagnostics announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued 510(k) clearance for the company’s Trak Male Fertility Testing System.
“This FDA clearance represents a monumental milestone for Sandstone Diagnostics as we prepare to … Continue reading
Prof. Lee Wing-bun and his research team at the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University have developed a system named “Compound eye for high-density 3D imaging”. This innovation was inspired by the physiological structure of flies’ compound eyes. Applying ultra-precision rolled plate machining technology, this low-cost system … Continue reading
Micro Interventional Devices announced that it received CE Mark approval for the Company’s first product: Permaseal™ transapical access and closure device. The Permaseal device allows surgeons to access and close the left-ventricle instantaneously, reliably and without suturing the myocardium. Permaseal is the world’s first device using compliant soft-tissue PolyCorTM anchor … Continue reading
For someone who is unable to use their hands or fingers, eye tracking is one of the quickest, easiest and most ergonomically sound ways to operate a computer. The PCEye Mini lets people surf the web, connect with friends online, play games, Skype, turn on the lights or TV, and … Continue reading