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Innovations to Disrupt Blood Glucose Monitoring Market

According to Frost & Sullivan, the diabetes monitoring market is currently valued at $10.71 billion, and is forecasted to grow at a compound annual growth rate of 5.4% to reach $14.68 billion in 2022. Read about the latest advances and innovations.

June 19, 2017
New Detector Takes Electron Microscope Movies

A new detector for scanning transmission electron microscopes may help researchers develop more effective drugs and map how cancer spreads from cell to cell, or enable them to probe the causes of other cell-based diseases.

Jeff O'Heir
June 19, 2017
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Virtual Reality and 3D Printing for Heart Treatment: A Tour

Take a tour of the human heart using the latest in virtual reality technology with Prof. Paul Iaizzo, University of Minnesota, and his team, and see how this technology can be used to print personalized 3D models of any heart.

June 19, 2017
An Updated Look at US Healthcare Robotics

Currently, only two to five percent of all surgical procedures involve robotic-assisted surgical devices (RASDs). How could this change over the next few years?

June 15, 2017
3D Printing of Blood Vessels Becomes Reality

3D-printed blood vessels made from living cells could take vascular disease out of circulation for good.

Michael MacRae
June 12, 2017
Snakelike Robot Could Image, Operate on Intestines

Researchers at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev in Be’er Sheva, Israel, have created a robot that may one day replace expensive colonoscopies and inefficient pill cameras.

Mollie Bloudoff-I...
June 12, 2017
Hand-in-Glove Relief for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

One in 20 working Americans suffer from carpal tunnel syndrome. A new robotic sleeve may help them.

Dan Ferber
June 05, 2017
Video: 3D Bioprinting at the Children's National Health System

3D bioprinting of living tissues is enabling incredible advances in the medical field, with testing and modeling now able to be done on living tissue in a lab rather than on the living patient - and with wholesale replacement of human organs and body parts being a possiblity in the future.

June 05, 2017
The Future of the U.S. Molecular Imaging and Diagnostic Radiopharmaceutical Industry

New radiopharmaceuticals, technologies, products, and software are driving adoption in an increasingly uncertain healthcare environment.

June 02, 2017
Exploring the Mysteries of Motion

We discuss two university labs that seek inspiration in nature to design robots that can walk and jump and robotic limbs that help restore normal motion for amputees.

Mark Crawford
May 30, 2017
Wearable Cancer Monitors: Accessories to a Cure

A smart new wearable fashion accessory could make round-the-clock cancer monitoring as easy as checking the time of day.

Michael MacRae
May 30, 2017
Video: STAR Advances Autonomous Robot Surgery

A surgical robot called STAR (Smart Tissue Autonomous Robot) is changing surgery as we know it through the one element missing from previous surgical robots: intelligence.

May 22, 2017
Health Care for the Masses

Only 3 billion of the world’s 7 billion people have access to health care right now. A leading healthcare consultant believes health care technology can fix that.

Dan Ferber
May 22, 2017
Seeing Is More Than Believing with Biosensing Contact Lenses

New biosensing contact lenses are designed to detect glucose levels for diabetics and hold thousands of other possibilities.

Cassie Kelly
May 15, 2017