Technology

September 18th, 2019 An ‘electronic nose’ that can sniff out bacteria could be used to curb the use of antibiotics when not necessary, according to scientists at Warwick University. The technology could help doctors at GP practices to quickly diagnose the common...

September 4th, 2019 The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted Biobeat, an Israeli firm, clearance for the company’s wrist watch and patch that measure blood oxygenation, heart rate, and blood pressure, says a Medgadget report. Not relying on a traditional...

September 4th, 2019 The ToxCO, an instant, non-invasive breath analysis monitor that measures exhaled carbon monoxide (C0) to give an idea of CO levels in the blood, allowing them to triage cases of CO poisoning, has received FDA clearance. Unlike traditional...

August 14th, 2019 A ground-breaking wearable diagnostic headset to help patients with dizziness problems has moved a step forward following a successful trial. Researchers from the University of East Anglia (UEA) and the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital...

June 5th, 2019 Researchers at McMaster University have invented a stable, affordable way to store fragile vaccines for weeks at a time at temperatures up to 40°C, opening the way for life-saving anti-viral vaccines to reach remote and impoverished regions of...

May 29th, 2019 US researchers have developed of a dressing that uses an electric field to disrupt biofilm infection. Researchers at Indiana University School of Medicine have found a way to charge up the fight against bacterial infections using...
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