News - 29 Mar 2014
2nd EPUAP Focus Meeting on Skin Health and the Microclimate, University of Southampton -- Bruin Biometrics, LLC ("BBI"), a biometric sensing medical device company today announced...
News - 4 Feb 2014
Dexcom, Inc., the leader in continuous glucose monitoring (CGM), announced today that it has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for its CGM device: Dexcom G4® PLATINUM...
News - 26 Sep 2013
Use of an insulin pump with a sensor that suspends insulin delivery when blood glucose falls below a set threshold reduced the rate of severe and moderate hypoglycemia among patients with type 1...
News - 9 May 2013
Innovative projects including: smart-phone test and tracking systems for infectious diseases; fibre optic probes that can monitor people’s condition in intensive care; and in-home sensors that...
News - 5 Feb 2013
For years the trends have been clear: not only are we getting older all the time, but we are also increasingly left to take care of ourselves in our old age. This is why researchers are already...
News - 10 Dec 2012
An optical-fibre sensor that will help detect and diagnose cancers early is being developed by researchers at Swinburne University of Technology.
Cancer remains a leading cause of death worldwide,...
Article - 10 Jul 2019
This article discusses the role of smart optical sensors in medical device portability.
Article - 20 May 2016
The Internet of Things (IoT) are connected devices, often involving sensors, and they are going to change healthcare for the better - although this does raise concerns about privacy and security.
News - 2 Dec 2020
A pair of socks to monitor cholesterol levels or a shirt to track blood pressure could soon become a reality.
Microfiber- and nanofiber-based wearable technology can be used to monitor a...
News - 27 Mar 2019
Although smart wristbands are widespread fashion accessories for tracking heart rate and physical activity, they are generally not advanced enough to deliver specific and accurate information...