Article - 4 Aug 2006
CPI has identified six key drivers influencing the transformation of the healthcare sector, which will create many opportunities for innovation.
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 - 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 - 10 Sep 2008
Tronics Microsystems SA, a global leader in custom MEMS components and microsystems for demanding applications, announced that it has acquired all the assets of MedTech Development LLC, a full-service...
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, which shows...
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 guidelines...
News - 5 Jan 2010
The conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan have left a terrible legacy: more than 1,200 returning American soldiers have lost one or more limbs. To address this growing national need, researchers at...
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, according to...