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Products: Motion Control
Allied Motion has released a new guide to its custom motion control solutions for advanced medical robotics applications.
R&D: Photonics/Optics
A prototype of a fluorescence-based sensor provides continuous detection of cortisol concentrations in real time.
R&D: Packaging & Sterilization
Researchers have engineered new antimicrobial surfaces that can significantly reduce the formation of bacteria on medical instruments, such as urinary catheters, and reduce the risk of patient infection while in hospital.
R&D: Energy
Researchers report the design and fabrication of single-wall carbon nanotube thermoelectric devices on flexible polyimide substrates as a basis for wearable energy converters.
R&D: Electronics & Computers
An innovative system may provide a new option to use directed energy for biomedical applications.
R&D: Manufacturing & Prototyping
A novel system can print biological tissue in just 30 seconds.
R&D: Materials
Chemists are studying shellfish to develop new, safer, and more sustainable adhesives for a variety of uses, including bandages and other medical applications.
Technology Leaders: Mechanical & Fluid Systems
See how ground ball screws are becoming a preferred choice for precise linear motion.
Technology Leaders: Motion Control
Medical pipettes, syringes, and mesotherapy devices often move loads linearly instead of rotationally.
Global Innovations: Nanotechnology
From the Editor: Wearables
Malnati says COVID-19 has led to a wider variety of remote monitoring technology — from wearables to new smartphone apps.
Features: Materials
Learn the key parameters for evaluating the chemical resistance of your materials.
Features: Manufacturing & Prototyping
When the COVID-19 pandemic grounded much of the U.S. aerospace business in 2020, a Massachusetts-based contract manufacturer was forced to improvise.
Features: Connectivity
Many new companies entering the market are planning a diagnostic roadmap of capabilities beyond their entry point of COVID-19 testing.
Products: Electronics & Computers
Medical connectors, servo positioners, SMT jumpers, and more.
Products: Tubing & Extrusion
Silicone elastomers, polyimide tubing, heat-shrink materials, and more.
Products: Mechanical & Fluid Systems
The Cordis flow controller requires less than a one-minute warmup.
R&D: Manufacturing & Prototyping
Researchers have fabricated antibiotic-containing 3D scaffold implants at high temperatures.
R&D: Energy
A flexible heat harvesting device shows better efficiency at retaining heat to power the device.
R&D: Manufacturing & Prototyping
A new technique that mimics the ancient Japanese art of kirigami may offer an easier way to fabricate complex 3D nanostructures for use in applications, including healthcare.
R&D: Photonics/Optics
An optomechanical ultrasound sensor on a silicon photonic chip provides unprecedented sensitivity due to an innovative optomechanical waveguide.
R&D: Materials
The coatings prevent inflammation or implant rejection.
R&D: Sensors/Data Acquisition
Scientists have developed algorithms that, combined with wearable sensors, could help clinicians to monitor the progression of Parkinson’s disease.
Global Innovations: Sensors/Data Acquisition
The nanogold is implanted under the skin where it reports changes in drug concentrations by changing its color.
From the Editor: Test & Measurement
"BlowFISH" is changing the future of the healthcare landscape, providing diagnosis faster and with more accuracy than ever before.
Features: Materials
High consistency rubbers (HCRs) give medical device manufacturers the versatility they need for demanding therapeutic applications.
Features: Materials
See how medical disposables are leading to a growth in the use of bioplastics.
Products: Robotics, Automation & Control
A robotic dispensing system and three kinds of valves.
Products: Medical
Barcode readers, risk-management software, servo drives, and more.

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