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Wireless Eye Implant Continuously Measures Intraocular Pressure (VIDEO)

Wireless Eye Implant Continuously Measures Intraocular Pressure (VIDEO) | MedTechIT | Scoop.it
Measuring a person's intraocular pressure (IOP) can help diagnose and monitor glaucoma, but just like blood pressure it varies and can be subject to the "w
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Withings Wireless Blood Pressure Monitor: Product Review

Withings Wireless Blood Pressure Monitor: Product Review | MedTechIT | Scoop.it
Withings recently released their Wireless Blood Pressure Monitor, a device that works with both Android and iPhone devices. I was given the chance to revie
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Jose Delgado, Jr. Compares His $50 3D-Printed Hand to His $42,000 Myoelectric Prosthesis

Jose Delgado, Jr. Compares His $50 3D-Printed Hand to His $42,000 Myoelectric Prosthesis | MedTechIT | Scoop.it
I would like to share a story with you about the power of 3D printing technology to transform lives. I recently had the opportunity to work with a great guy named Jose Delgado, Jr., a 53-year old w...
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MEDIC Monitors In Vivo Drug Levels in Real-Time (VIDEO)

MEDIC Monitors In Vivo Drug Levels in Real-Time (VIDEO) | MedTechIT | Scoop.it
While continuous monitoring of parameters of oxygen, glucose, and lactose have been available for some time, continuous monitoring of circulating drug leve
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No More Needles? Nanopatch May Revolutionize Vaccinations

No More Needles? Nanopatch May Revolutionize Vaccinations | MedTechIT | Scoop.it
Needles and syringes have helped save untold number of lives, but they suffer from a few persisten negatives, including the fact that many people, and espe
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Project Daniel Brings Artificial Limbs to South Sudan Thanks to 3D Printing (VIDEO)

Project Daniel Brings Artificial Limbs to South Sudan Thanks to 3D Printing (VIDEO) | MedTechIT | Scoop.it
Daniel is a Sudanese boy who tragically lost both upper extremities in an bomb attack. His story, described in a 2012 TIME story inspired Not Impossible L
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GOOGLE - Introducing smart contact lens project

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chips and sensors so small they look like bits of glitter,

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Lift Labs Launch Video - YouTube

Assistive technology to help people with Parkinson's Disease and Essential Tremor. The device can sense the user's tremor and compensate. More at http://www....
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AliveCor AliveInsights Provides Professional Review of Self-Recorded ECGs

AliveCor AliveInsights Provides Professional Review of Self-Recorded ECGs | MedTechIT | Scoop.it
AliveCor has been selling its popular AliveECG smartphone based cardiac monitor to folks who want to keep an eye on possible arrhythmias. To hel
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New implantable sensor may allow long-term monitoring of cancer cells and glucose | KurzweilAI

New implantable sensor may allow long-term monitoring of cancer cells and glucose | KurzweilAI | MedTechIT | Scoop.it
Carbon nanotubes are encapsulated within a hydrogel, allowing them to be implanted under the skin (credit: Bryce Vickmark) MIT chemists have built a sensor
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AIRO Wearable Sensor Tracks Nutrition, Stress, Sleep and Exercise

AIRO Wearable Sensor Tracks Nutrition, Stress, Sleep and Exercise | MedTechIT | Scoop.it
AIRO, a startup based in Kitchener-Waterloo, Canada has developed a wrist sensor that can track nutrition, stress, sleep and exercise. Medgadget has recent
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Abbott FreeStyle Libre Flash Continuous Glucose Monitoring System

Abbott FreeStyle Libre Flash Continuous Glucose Monitoring System | MedTechIT | Scoop.it
European authorities have issued the CE Mark to Abbott to market its FreeStyle Libre Flash Glucose Monitoring System. The continuous glucometer consists of
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Toyota's Rehab Systems Combine Robotics with Video Games to Improve Therapy

Toyota's Rehab Systems Combine Robotics with Video Games to Improve Therapy | MedTechIT | Scoop.it
Walk Training Assist Robotic therapy has great potential for helping people with all kinds of injuries and disorders to regain motor function. Robots can l
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Glucovation on Fundable

Glucovation on Fundable | MedTechIT | Scoop.it
Read more about Glucovation including Executive Summary, The Opportunity, The SugarSenz™ Solution, Industry and Target Market, Traction, Pricing & Revenue, Funding Goal, Conclusion on Fundable.
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 sensor lasts 7 days and broadcasts your updated stats to your smartphone, smartwatch, or activity tracker every five minutes, giving you real-time insight into how your diet and fitness choices impact your metabolism, day and night

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Wireless Brain Implant Aims To Give Paralyzed Power Over Their Limbs

Wireless Brain Implant Aims To Give Paralyzed Power Over Their Limbs | MedTechIT | Scoop.it
BrainGate, a program that pools research from several universities, is moving ever closer to giving paralyzed patients use of their limbs by using technology developed to drive computerized prosthetics to drive the paralyzed limbs.
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Energy Harvesting from Moving Organs to Power Medical Implants (VIDEO)

Energy Harvesting from Moving Organs to Power Medical Implants (VIDEO) | MedTechIT | Scoop.it
Electronic implantable medical devices all generally suffer from a limited lifespan because the batteries inside of them can't last forever. Yet, the b
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Active-MRI Used to Visualize Internal Motion of Wrist Joints

Active-MRI Used to Visualize Internal Motion of Wrist Joints | MedTechIT | Scoop.it
Diseased joints can be difficult to diagnose because MRI imaging is usually used to produce static scans of the relevant anatomy. But probably more than ot
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Flexible Silver Nanowire Sensors Allow Simultaneous Monitoring of Many Health Parameters

Flexible Silver Nanowire Sensors Allow Simultaneous Monitoring of Many Health Parameters | MedTechIT | Scoop.it
Wearable health monitoring devices is the latest craze hitting the market, with consumers (and the NSA) wanting to track every aspect of their lives to lea
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Credit Card-Sized Chip Diagnoses HIV and Provides T Cell Counts on the Spot

Credit Card-Sized Chip Diagnoses HIV and Provides T Cell Counts on the Spot | MedTechIT | Scoop.it
A credit card-sized chip can diagnose HIV infection and provide T cell counts to guide treatment, according to a recent paper in Science Translational Medicine.
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A smarter Wheelchair

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WHILL type A – Sidewalk EV
WHILL is the next generation of personal mobility,
making it easy, enjoyable, and cool to ride on
the sidewalk for anyone with difficulty walking,
including the disabled and the elderly.
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California Startup, Tribogenics, Develops Smart Phone Sized Portable X-ray Machines

California Startup, Tribogenics, Develops Smart Phone Sized Portable X-ray Machines | MedTechIT | Scoop.it
A Southern California startup called Tribogenics is using a new method of producing X-rays, fleshed out by Darpa-funded research at UCLA, to make X-ray machines more robust and portable.
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