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Implantable Telescope Treats Common Cause of Low Vision

A tiny telescope that surgeons implant in the eye has received FDA approval for clinical trials that could lead to much wider adoption.

Melissae Fellet
September 11, 2017
Tapeworms Inspire Biosensor Design

Inspired by tapeworms and other organisms, researchers seeking to implant a biosensor within the small intestine are developing an implantation capsule robot that can be swallowed.

September 11, 2017
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AABME is a new site offering a range of professional and networking resources to bridge the gap between basic research and applied research. Join the alliance to connect with other practitioners and gain access to premium content – at no cost.

Podcast: Preserving Organs for the Future

Dr. Sebastian Giwa discusses the challenges and strategies related to organ preservation.

September 06, 2017
Podcast: Biologics and Biocompatible Ionic Liquids

Safe and effective ionic liquids, biocompatible with the human body, are essential for human health. Prof. Gloria Elliott, UNC-Charlotte, discusses the numerous current applications of this technology, as well as the future of this field and the implications for humanity.

September 05, 2017
Stanford Engineers Explore Mysteries of Brain Injuries

A new way of measuring the forces that cause head injuries could change how engineers protect professional and weekend athletes.

James G. Skakoon
September 05, 2017
Podcast: How Cells Turn Rogue and Cause Cancer

Dr. Denis Wirtz discusses how cells turn rogue, escape incarceration, and become a cancer upon their surroundings.

August 30, 2017
Revolutionary Liquid Biopsies Can Find the Cells that Matter Most

A cancer research company's "No Cell Left Behind" technology can identify just five cells in a sample of 30 million.

Cassie Kelly
August 28, 2017
Video: Model-Based Systems Engineering in Healthcare

The modeling of medical devices can be a complicated and laborious process for engineers and doctors alike. Chris Unger, Chief Systems Engineer, GE Healthcare, describes the ways model-based systems engineering (MBSE) is simplifying this, streamlining the process and allowing engineers to create models – and devices – much more rapidly.

August 28, 2017
Breakthroughs Fuel Organ Banking Summit

With more patients needing transplants than available organs, organ banking is a way that can help more patients get the organs they desperately need.

Alan Brown
August 21, 2017
Molecular "Slingshot" Takes Aim at Disease

A novel molecular slingshot harnesses the human immune system to fight infection with lethal precision.

Michael MacRae
August 21, 2017
Podcast: Connecting Students with Medical Professionals

Prof. Joel Berry, University of Alabama, Birmingham, talks about the effort to bolster undergraduate education in this podcast recorded at the 2017 SB3C Conference in Tucson, AZ.

August 21, 2017
Smooth Operator: Robot Could Transform Soft-Tissue Surgery

Smart Tissue Autonomous Robot, or STAR, is taking robotics to a new frontier in the operating room.

Alan Brown
August 14, 2017
Video: Genetics, Software, and Big Data

Big data, along with advances in genetics, is enabling personalized medicine to grow like never before. But advanced software is also needed, in order to accurately predict outcomes, drug interactions, and more.

August 14, 2017
Imaging, Biomarkers, and Cancer

The landscape is constantly evolving for imaging technology and biomarkers, and how they impact cancer detection and treatment. Frost & Sullivan has provided AABME with market intelligence on key innovations for imaging and biomarker technology for oncology.

August 12, 2017