Article - 4 Aug 2006
CPI has identified six key drivers influencing the transformation of the healthcare sector, which will create many opportunities for innovation:
Emerging Technologies, Patient Centric Preventative...
News - 23 Apr 2010
Aydogan Ozcan, whose invention of a novel lensless imaging technology for use in telemedicine could radically transform global health care, has now taken his work a step further ¯ or tinier: The...
Article - 12 Apr 2005
Advances in medical nanotechnology are likely to be used in biomedical applications for space projects. This article looks at medical diagnostics, biochips, lab on a chip systems, medical sensors,...
News - 8 Nov 2010
Remember the Star Wars scene in which R2D2 projects a three-dimensional image of a troubled Princess Leia delivering a call for help to Luke Skywalker and his allies? What used to be science fiction...
News - 11 May 2010
Last week the international micro- and nanotechnology community met in Dortmund,
Germany on the occasion of the 16th international Micromachine Summit. The summit
is an annual conference,...
News - 18 Dec 2014
Fluorescence microscopes use technology that enables them to accomplish tasks not easy to achieve with normal light microscopes, including imaging DNA molecules to detect and diagnose cancer, nervous...
News - 20 Feb 2014
IEEE, the world’s largest professional organization dedicated to advancing technology for humanity, announced that the IEEE Standards Association (IEEE-SA) and MEMS Industry Group (MIG), the...
News - 13 Jan 2010
MediSens Wireless, a startup company in UCLA's
on-campus technology incubator at the California NanoSystems Institute, has
obtained approval under federal Food and Drug Administration...
News - 20 Oct 2009
Cancer has quickly become one of the deadliest diseases, causing well over
13% of all human deaths. Cancer rates could further increase by 50% to 15 million
new cases in the year 2020,...
News - 30 Apr 2009
An unlikely multidisciplinary scientific collaboration has discovered that
an electronic nose developed for air quality monitoring on Space Shuttle Endeavour
can also be used to detect odour...