Tierney King
Associate Editor

Tierney is Associate Editor for Product Design & Development and Medical Design Technology. She graduated from UW-Madison with a Journalism degree and received her MBA in Marketing.

University of Illinois engineers have created a 3D printer that makes detailed structures with sugar. The printer produces a delicate system of thin ribbons...
5.25.2018
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Imperva, a provider for cybersecurity solutions on-location, in the cloud and hybrid sites, said in a survey more than one in three healthcare organizations...
5.25.2018
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An app developed by UCLA researchers can notify deaf parents when their baby or child is crying and even differentiate the meaning of the cry, according to...
5.24.2018
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The Health Endeavors’ One Touch Health App created by Apple and Google was approved by Medicare for patients to use. One Touch Health App was created for...
5.23.2018
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A new research roadmap by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has developed guidelines for eliminating flammable materials and providing...
5.23.2018
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The Oregon Health & Science University and Limbitless Solutions have teamed up to start the first US clinical trial of 3D printed bionic arms for children...
5.23.2018
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Many challenges arise for the biotech industry when it comes to transforming ideas into actual medical technology. Nabil Simaan is a mechanical engineering...
5.22.2018
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According to a study, the medical affairs function in the pharmaceutical industry can utilize Big Data relating to medical records, clinical trial data and...
5.22.2018
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Rutgers University-New Brunswick engineers have created a 3D-printed smart gel that can walk underwater, grab objects and move them. It could aid in the...
5.21.2018
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E Ink, an innovator of electronic ink technology, announced the availability of Faubel-Med Label, a smart label for investigational medical products. The Med...
5.21.2018
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When surgeons and radiologists combine their thoughts to map out steps of a surgery, their communication is crucial. Lack of communication happened to Dr. Beth...
5.18.2018
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When surgeons and radiologists combine their thoughts to map out steps of a surgery, their communication is crucial. Lack of communication happened to Dr. Beth...
5.18.2018
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The Toyota Mobility Foundation collaborated with Nesta’s Challenge Prize Centre who commissioned research to understand what wheelchair users go through on a...
5.18.2018
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At the recent LIGHT forum in Palo Alto, leaders in the global healthcare industry addressed questions and concerns about the future of technology integrated...
5.17.2018
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Known as a “plug-and-play” device, the blocks that make up the device can be assembled with little expertise to test blood glucose levels in diabetic patients...
5.17.2018
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An assistant professor at Cornell is studying how virtual reality (VR) can help treat real-life chronic pain at the Virtual Embodiment Lab...
5.16.2018
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Researchers for ElMindA have been analyzing brain function for over a decade to discover a way to earlier detect and diagnose Alzheimer’s and other brain...
5.15.2018
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GIT has addressed the growing need for individuals who need assistance getting dressed because of injury, sickness or age. Their robotic-armed machine helps...
5.15.2018
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Individuals 65 years old and over said having technology to help remind them to take medication would be helpful, but the technology needs to be easy to learn...
5.11.2018
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In this video, biomedical engineering students teamed up to create a solution for lymphedema in breast cancer patients. Oftentimes, a physical therapist will...
5.8.2018
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Researchers from Ben-Gurion University have created a robotic system that can play Tic Tac Toe with rehabilitation patients to better improve their everyday...
5.7.2018
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Researchers are now studying a new approach for stroke rehabilitation that could help improve their mobility skills sooner. This new approach uses an implanted...
5.3.2018
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An online survey of 650 people who either have Parkinson’s disease or care for Parkinson’s patients revealed how non-movement symptoms for those with Parkinson...
5.3.2018
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Team Si-Low has created a low-cost procedure that will give doctors a method to treat infants whose abdominal wall is not fully closed and some of the...
5.2.2018
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Known as the RoBoSculpt, researcher Jordan Bos from Eindhoven University Technology built a prototype robot to help with cranial surgery. The new drilling...
5.1.2018
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Rice University students started Stewie, their robotic steed, several years ago, but now he has come to fruition, and they believe Stewie will be able to help...
5.1.2018
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Spry Health is taking action to help patients with chronic illnesses continue with their daily routine. The company is giving patients an ambulatory wristband...
5.1.2018
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A squishy foam body robot offers more than just a squeeze for stressed out people. This robot's name is MARCo, and he was developed for individuals...
4.27.2018
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Berkeley engineers have advanced neural dust sensors by creating a small volume, efficient nerve stimulator. The goal for this device is to implant StimDust...
4.26.2018
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The thought of eating a circuit board may not sound appetizing, but researchers are now pursuing medical advancements through an edible circuit board that...
4.25.2018
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Dr. John Abrahams has collaborated with Honeybee Robotics to start development on a cranial robot with four arms and steerable camera for the future of...
4.23.2018
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Scientists can now watch cancer cells in 3D by combining imaging technology. They are able to see an array of images such as when cancer cells move, the moment...
4.20.2018
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By modifying a standard 3D desktop printer, researchers at Carnegie Mellon’s College of Engineering have created a large-volume extruder 3D printer that can...
4.20.2018
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A new machine may better preserve donated organs and eliminate the method of packing organs on ice while rushing to the hospital. British researchers said...
4.19.2018
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FDA recently approved the marketing for a new device that uses AI to look for signs of diabetic retinopathy, a condition that damages blood vessels in the...
4.17.2018
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When Nathan Nguyen got pink eye from his sister using their at-home keyboard, he knew there had to be a way to prevent germs from spreading. Nguyen went to...
4.12.2018
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A national drone delivery system known as Zipline is delivering life-saving medicine to places that are difficult to reach. One of these places is Rwanda...
4.10.2018
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Roam Robotics is doing its part to help middle-aged and older adults navigate the ski slopes. The San Francisco-based developer of exoskeletons has released a...
4.10.2018
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