News - 2 Apr 2020
People who are at high risk of developing lung cancer, such as heavy smokers, are routinely screened with computed tomography (CT), which can detect tumors in the lungs. However, this test has an...
News - 7 Nov 2019
Food safety and food quality standards have never been higher in Germany and across the European Union (EU). This is particularly true in the dairy sector. However, in spite of such high standards,...
News - 1 Oct 2019
Small, non-invasive patches worn on the skin can exactly detect the levels of medication in a patient’s system, matching the precision of existing clinical procedures.
In a small-scale clinical...
News - 4 Sep 2019
Fraunhofer has developed an innovative ultrasound transducer that would soon provide a rapid and reliable method for diagnosing middle-ear infections.
The Fraunhofer Institute for Photonic...
News - 22 Aug 2019
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Animal diseases caused by pathogenic microorganisms such as bacteria and viruses put at risk the health and well-being of wildlife, livestock, and human...
News - 14 Dec 2018
A novel ingestible capsule that can be controlled through Bluetooth wireless technology has been designed by researchers at MIT, Draper, and Brigham and Women’s Hospital.
The new capsule...
News - 17 Jan 2018
A recent study carried out at the University of Tampere, Tampere University of Technology, Pirkanmaa Hospital District and Fimlab in Finland has established the possibility of using an electronic nose...
News - 16 Nov 2017
Will it be possible to detect features of autism at birth? This may become a reality with a new sensor designed at the Institute of Physical Chemistry of the Polish Academy of Sciences in Warsaw.
News - 4 Oct 2017
Designer biosensors capable of detecting antibiotic molecules of interest have been engineered by Researchers from North Carolina State University. The biosensors are considered to be a first step...
News - 3 Oct 2017
The lab is clean and well organized besides being calm and quiet; boxes of small needles and sample tubes are neatly arranged above a pristine paper-covered countertop.
This is considered to be...