Keyword: Fluids and secretions

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R&D: Sensors/Data Acquisition
The proposed system will help prevent the onset of diabetes.
Technology Leaders: Energy
Glucometer designs available on the market today are costly, large, and power inefficient. See how GreenPAK offers an upgrade.
R&D: Manufacturing & Prototyping
Using a new minuscule device, researchers can implant insulin-secreting cells into diabetic mice
Briefs: Semiconductors & ICs
The use of nanosensors detects cortisol molecules directly.
R&D: Sensors/Data Acquisition
A prototype of a fluorescence-based sensor provides continuous detection of cortisol concentrations in real time.
Briefs: Sensors/Data Acquisition
The device continuously measures the blood concentration of propofol.
Briefs: Electronics & Computers
The single-chip system is a complete functioning electronic circuit.
Features: Materials
Learn the key parameters for evaluating the chemical resistance of your materials.
R&D: Energy
A flexible heat harvesting device shows better efficiency at retaining heat to power the device.
R&D: Sensors/Data Acquisition
Researchers have developed a soft and nonirritating microfluidic sensor for the real-time measurement of lactate concentration in sweat.
Briefs: Materials
Medical device OEMs often face a tough decision: Use HCR or LSR for medical device component manufacturing?
Briefs: Wearables
The membrane wicks water away from the skin.
R&D: Sensors/Data Acquisition
Wearable sensors would be placed near the tear duct or mouth to collect biofluid samples.
Briefs: Sensors/Data Acquisition
Specialized computational algorithms provide for highly efficient DNA sequence analysis.
R&D: Mechanical & Fluid Systems
A silicone aorta can reduce how hard patients’ hearts have to pump.
Briefs: Medical
Fluid could provide a new source of information for routine diagnostic testing.
Briefs: Medical
Sensing patch detects increased biomarkers in bodily fluids.
Global Innovations: Medical
Researchers in Brazil have printed a wearable sensor from microbial nanocellulose, a natural polymer.
Briefs: Materials
The system looks for chemical indicators found in sweat.
R&D: Design
Researchers have developed a handheld, portable ammonia detector that — like glucometers used to measure blood sugar — assesses ammonia levels from a finger or earlobe prick.
Briefs: Design
Infusion pump manufacturers must address challenges to support paramedics.
Briefs: Design
The technology is more than 30 times more sensitive than current lab-based tests.
R&D: Medical
Researchers have developed biomaterial-based inks that respond to and quantify chemicals released from the body.
Briefs: Wearables
A single opening reduces the amount of evaporation.
R&D: Wearables
A device to directly measure blood oxygen saturation in a fetus during labor could both reduce the rate of cesarean sections and improve outcomes in difficult deliveries.
R&D: Medical
Researchers have constructed a paper-based device as a model of wearables that can collect, transport, and analyze sweat in next-generation wearable technology.
R&D: Medical
A new tool using cutting-edge technology is able to distinguish different types of blood clots based on what caused them.
Briefs: AR/AI
3D interface provides cellular-level, full-body blood flow modeling to study and treat cardiovascular disease.
Briefs: Medical
The technology could transform treatment options for people in the final stage of renal disease.

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Dan Sanchez on How to Improve Extruded Components

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