Keyword: Diagnosis

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Global Innovations: Sensors/Data Acquisition
Scientists have developed a rapid, highly accurate test to detect antibodies against the spike protein of SARS-CoV-2 in human serum.
Features: Wearables
See what's happening at the Designing Biosensors for Medical Wearables Conference.
Technology Leaders: Sensors/Data Acquisition
Through better detection, digital mammography can significantly improve radiology outcomes.
Briefs: Electronics & Computers
The device combines near infrared light, time resolved spectroscopy, and diffuse correlation spectroscopy.
Briefs: Nanotechnology
The use of nanosensors detects cortisol molecules directly.
Briefs: Sensors/Data Acquisition
The design could lead to conformable wearable monitors to track skin cancer and other conditions.
R&D: AR/AI
A new tool could speed up the diagnosis of cardiovascular diseases.
R&D: Wearables
The fabric-fiber has digital capabilities to collect, store, and analyze data using a neural network.
R&D: Sensors/Data Acquisition
A prototype of a fluorescence-based sensor provides continuous detection of cortisol concentrations in real time.
Briefs: Wearables
The strain-sensing sheet detects disorders in real time.
Briefs: Manufacturing & Prototyping
The single-chip system is a complete functioning electronic circuit.
Briefs: Wearables
The wireless patches power themselves with harvested energy.
R&D: IoMT
A flexible heat harvesting device shows better efficiency at retaining heat to power the device.
Features: Wearables
Many new companies entering the market are planning a diagnostic roadmap of capabilities beyond their entry point of COVID-19 testing.
Briefs: Wearables
Patches with wireless sensors monitor vitals without interruption.
R&D: Sensors/Data Acquisition
The technologies may enable wearable health monitors to produce improved physiological information and continuous monitoring without frequent battery changes.
Briefs: Sensors/Data Acquisition
Diagnosing liver damage earlier could help to prevent liver failure in many patients.
Briefs: Design
Fluid could provide a new source of information for routine diagnostic testing.
R&D: Materials
By collecting tears, the lenses effectively measure pH and levels of biomarkers.
R&D: Sensors/Data Acquisition
The achievement could increase the understanding of the brain's connectivity and detect signs of traumatic brain injury, dementia, and schizophrenia.
Features: Medical
An industry expert offers tips for overload protection of defibrillators and ultrasound machines used in critical cardiac care.
Briefs: Wearables
Sensing patch detects increased biomarkers in bodily fluids.
R&D: Wearables
Drawn-on-skin electronics allows multifunctional sensors and circuits to be drawn on the skin with an ink pen.
Technology Leaders: Design
LFI antigen tests provide results rapidly, at or near the point-of-care.
Briefs: Materials
The system looks for chemical indicators found in sweat.
Briefs: Materials
Plasma equipment manufacturer PVA TePla America was asked by a manufacturer of real-time PCR diagnostic tests to treat hundreds of thousands of plastic cartridges used to test for COVID-19.
Briefs: Electronics & Computers
Briefs: Medical
The technology is more than 30 times more sensitive than current lab-based tests.
Features: Wearables
Medtech devices have become smaller over this last decade, and the advancements in connected technology are just beginning.

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