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Acoustic Vent

June 10, 2015 12:00 pm | by W.L. Gore & Associates | W.L. Gore & Associates | Product Releases | Comments

W. L. Gore & Associates announces the launch of the GORE Portable Electronic Vent GAW331 – a new acoustic vent that raises the bar for immersion performance in wearables, action cameras, smartphones...

Detecting Blood Clots with Portable Device

June 10, 2015 11:48 am | by University of Sydney | News | Comments

Blockages in lung arteries could be diagnosed safely in real-time helping as many as 20,000 respiratory patients in Australia each year with emerging technology being developed by electrical engineering researchers at the University of Sydney...


Apple's Going to Start Coaching Sexual Activity

June 10, 2015 11:03 am | by Sam Brusco, Associate Editor, @SamISureAm | News | Comments

Apple launched HealthKit last year, and came under immense criticism because it was lacking in tools for women’s health, specifically in tracking their menstrual cycles. This is finally about to change with the release of iOS 9, to be launched...


7 Best Practices to Source and Turn Vendors into Valued Business Partners

June 10, 2015 10:27 am | by Andy Kohm, Ph.D., CEO, VendOp | Blogs | Comments

Most of us have been there, falling into the “I’m the customer and always right” way of thinking. The reality is that your business will lose a competitive advantage if you do not build and nurture relationships with the “right” vendor for...


Headset Reduces Jet Lag Symptoms

June 10, 2015 9:44 am | by Valkee | News | Comments

The Finnish light therapy headset maker Valkee today reports the publication of a clinical field study on reducing jet lag symptoms after long haul flights with HumanCharger, the CE-marked medical device for reducing jet lag symptoms. The study...


Ultrasensitive Nanomechanical Biosensor Developed

June 10, 2015 9:30 am | by Moscow Institute of Physics & Technology | News | Comments

Two young researchers working at the MIPT Laboratory of Nanooptics and Plasmonics, Dmitry Fedyanin and Yury Stebunov, have developed an ultracompact highly sensitive nanomechanical sensor for analyzing the chemical composition of substances...


Computer Game Reduces Issues Associated with AD/HD in Children

June 10, 2015 9:22 am | by Sage Publications | News | Comments

Children diagnosed with AD/HD can improve their behavior and social interactions in the classroom by playing a computer game that exercises their concentration, finds new research out today. The study marks the 1000th article published inSAGE Open...


First Glimpse of New Concepts Developing in the Brain

June 10, 2015 9:14 am | by Carnegie Mellon University | News | Comments

Thanks to Carnegie Mellon University advances in brain imaging technology, we now know how specific concrete objects are coded in the brain, to the point where we can identify which object, such as a house or a banana, someone is thinking about...


Molescope Monitors Skin for Signs of Cancer

June 10, 2015 9:06 am | by Simon Fraser University | News | Comments

Simon Fraser University PhD graduate Maryam Sadeghi will unveil MoleScope, an innovative hand-held tool that uses a smartphone to monitor skin for signs of cancer, at the World Congress of Dermatology conference in Vancouver June 9-13...


LEDs for Laryngoscopes

June 9, 2015 3:05 pm | by 2eSysCom | Product Releases | Comments

Prototypes of LED lights for Laryngoscopes built with MID technology lead to production of long lasting low power requirement lamps for the medical industry. The LED Lamps with UNC mounting terminals can...

New 3D Printers, MedTech in Space & VR Colonoscopies in NYC Today

June 9, 2015 2:54 pm | by David Mantey, Editorial Director, @djamesmanny | News | Comments

MDT Editor-in-Chief Sean Fenske (@SeanFenske) and Associate Editor Sam Brusco (@SamISureAm) are reporting from the medical design and manufacturing tradeshow in New York City this week. If you’re unable to head to...


Nasal Filter More Than Halves Hay Fever Symptoms

June 9, 2015 2:05 pm | by Aarhus University | News | Comments

Getting through the pollen season can now become easier for some of the approximately 500 million people worldwide who suffer from sneezing and a runny nose, watery eyes and...


Photo of the Day: Hot Cells for Fighting Cancer

June 9, 2015 1:10 pm | by Los Alamos National Laboratory | News | Comments

The highly radioactive materials used to produce these critical isotopes can only be handled remotely inside hot cells, which are heavily shielded concrete containments with leaded glass windows to...


First Non-Invasive Thought-Controlled Leg Takes Bionic Leap Forward

June 9, 2015 12:54 pm | by MDT Staff | News | Comments

When sculptor Terry Karpowicz was 27 years old, he lost his right leg to a motorcycle accident. Since then, he has navigated life with a series of...


Optical Shutter and Rotary Solenoid Device Pairings

June 9, 2015 12:52 pm | by DACO Instruments | Product Releases | Comments

DACO Instruments announces the global launch of its advanced optical shutter and rotary solenoid device pairings. Combined, the technologies provide industry-leading power efficiency and customization...


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