Saturday, February 22, 2020

Tozuda Head Impact Sensor: Interview with Jessie Garcia, Tozuda CEO and Founder

Tozuda, a company based in Philadelphia, has developed a head impact sensor that can be attached to a sports helmet, such as those...

Pill-Sized Chemical Heater for Point-of-Care Diagnostic Tests

Researchers at the University of Toronto have developed a miniaturized chemical heater that can precisely heat biological samples during diagnostic tests, but does not require electricity...

VitalConnect Introduces Remote Arrhythmia Detection Using VitalPatch

In a world where cardiovascular diseases are the leading cause of death (with an estimated 17.9 million annual deaths globally, according to the...

AI identifies powerful new antibiotic that can kill drug-resistant bacteria

A deep learning model developed by MIT identified a new antibiotic capable of killing some of the world’s most problematic disease-causing bacteria. – Original...

Stain and Label-Free Microscopy Enables Imaging of Extracellular Vesicles

Researchers at the Beckman Institute of the University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign have developed a method that employs ultrashort laser pulses to visualize...

Citadel Group scoops up Wellbeing Software for £103m

Wellbeing Software has been bought by Australia’s Citadel Group in a deal worth £103million. The deal is expected to be completed in April. –...

TicWatch Pro 2020 brings so few changes that we're not really sure why it...

The TicWatch Pro has already had two iterations, with the original smartwatch launching in 2018 before an LTE version landed last summer. Now,...

Cyber security news round-up

This month's cyber security news round-up includes new functionality in NHS supply chain tool, the Edge4Health, and a new programme launched to help...

Improved PCR Flu Diagnostic for Pandemic Response: Interview with Chris Hole of TTP

TTP, a technology company based in Melbourn, UK, is developing a handheld PCR (polymerase chain reaction) diagnostic device that can rapidly detect influenza...

Lensless Microscopy Chip for Diagnostic Applications

Researchers at the University of Connecticut have developed a lensless microscope that allows an observer to enjoy an enormous field of view. Instead...