2020-03-30 - Giovanni Di Maria

Covid-19: A Review of Low-Cost Ventilators

Designers from all over the world are working to design and build special low-cost ventilators in no time to fight…

2020-03-16 - Nitin Dahad

New Project Aims to Detect Hearth Disease With Silicon Photonics

A new EU funded project aims to develop a silicon photonics mobile diagnostic device to identify and characterize different stages…

2020-02-26 - M. Di Paolo Emilio

Challenges in Medical Electronics

Electromedical devices for diagnosis and the treatment of numerous diseases must meet particularly strict quality, reliability, and safety requirements.

2020-02-13 - M. Di Paolo Emilio

Ultrasound as a Treatment for Parkinson’s Symptoms

An ultrasound technique developed by Italian researchers reduces tremors and improves the quality of life of people who have Parkinson’s…

2017-02-23 - Duke Global Health Institute

Pocket colposcope addresses women healthcare needs

Using a human-centred design process, Duke aims to develop a more woman-centric screening and treatment options available.

- Duke Global Health Institute

Mobile colposcope makes cervical cancer testing handy

A team from Duke University has developed a pocket colposcope that can capture images and transmit to smartphone, tablet or…

2016-07-26 - Vishay Intertechnology

Mid-power 365nm UV LEDs feature silicon lens

The silicon lens of the VLMU1610-365-135 enables extremely long lifetimes up to 25,000h, compared to the typical mercury lamp lifetime…

2016-06-28 - None

Bio-ink paves way for 3D printed tissues

Scientists from University of Bristol are utilising bio-ink on 3D printers, allowing the printing of living tissue and aims to…

2016-06-27 - None

Future robots to be equipped with ‘muscle’

The Harvard team envisions that the soft robots built with VAMPs could be used to assist the disabled or elderly,…

2016-06-15 - Anthony Robinson

Developing medical electronics for EMC

Know the implications of designing medical devices in light of changes to European IEC 60601-1-2 EMC regulations.