2020-02-13 - M. Di Paolo Emilio

Ultrasound as a Treatment for Parkinson’s Symptoms

An ultrasound technique developed by Italian researchers reduces tremors and improves the quality of life of people who have Parkinson’s disease.

2017-02-23 - Duke Global Health Institute

Pocket colposcope addresses women healthcare needs

Using a human-centred design process, Duke aims to develop a more woman-centric screening and treatment options available.

- Duke Global Health Institute

Mobile colposcope makes cervical cancer testing handy

A team from Duke University has developed a pocket colposcope that can capture images and transmit to smartphone, tablet or laptop.

2016-07-26 - Vishay Intertechnology

Mid-power 365nm UV LEDs feature silicon lens

The silicon lens of the VLMU1610-365-135 enables extremely long lifetimes up to 25,000h, compared to the typical mercury lamp lifetime of 10,000h.

2016-06-28 - None

Bio-ink paves way for 3D printed tissues

Scientists from University of Bristol are utilising bio-ink on 3D printers, allowing the printing of living tissue and aims to print human organs in the near future.

2016-06-27 - None

Future robots to be equipped with ‘muscle’

The Harvard team envisions that the soft robots built with VAMPs could be used to assist the disabled or elderly, to serve food, deliver goods and perform other tasks related to the service industry.

2016-06-15 - Anthony Robinson

Developing medical electronics for EMC

Know the implications of designing medical devices in light of changes to European IEC 60601-1-2 EMC regulations.

2016-05-31 - Toni Urrutia

Remote sensing technology revolutionises archaeological research

Find out in this article how researchers from National Institute of Advanced Studies in Bangalore are employing new methods - remote sensing and GPS technologies to advance archaeological research.