News - 17 May 2022
The need to carry out invasive, twice-daily blood draws to track the electrolyte levels of babies in the Newborn Intensive Care Units (NICUs) could be eliminated thanks to a wireless,...
News - 31 Mar 2022
Prof. Zhengyan Wu of the Chinese Academy of Sciences’ Hefei Institutes of Physical Science headed a team that created a high-sensitivity electrochemical aptasensor for detecting thrombin in...
News - 28 Feb 2022
Researchers have designed a prototype sensor that can aid doctors in quickly measuring adenosine triphosphate (ATP) and lactate levels present in blood samples of patients. The hope is that this...
News - 8 Oct 2021
A new technique has been presented by researchers from the Universities of Dresden and Leipzig for hormonally detecting active substances present in water, cosmetics and food.
Scheme of the new...
News - 23 Mar 2021
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The sustained overuse of antibiotics has caused the development of antibiotic-resistant pathogens, or the so-called “superbugs,” which can...
News - 2 Jul 2020
Although it might be tempting to rely on your fitness tracker to catch early signs of COVID-19, Northwestern University researchers caution that consumer wearables are not sophisticated enough to...
News - 18 Jun 2020
Engineers from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) have developed a thin adhesive film that could turn a consumer smartwatch into a robust health monitoring system.
The underside of...
News - 5 Jun 2020
Scientists at Washington State University (WSU) have designed a technology that is 30 times more sensitive compared to the existing lab-based tests in determining early-stage cancer biomarkers in...
News - 21 Dec 2010
The Institute of Microelectronics (IME) announced that it has entered into a research collaboration with the University of Illinois, and the Institute of Agency for Science, Technology and Research....
News - 17 Aug 2020
If individuals want to leverage locusts to use them as bomb-sniffing bugs, they should solve a few technical challenges before these insects can be sent to the field.
Researchers showed how they...