News - 18 Aug 2020
Researchers from the University of São Paulo (USP) in São Carlos, Brazil, have developed a wearable sensor printed on microbial nanocellulose, a naturally occurring polymer.
News - 22 Jul 2020
A new technique developed by biomedical engineers from Duke University can be used to concurrently identify the presence of various specific microRNAs in RNA derived from tissue specimens and without...
News - 5 Dec 2019
Scientists have successfully detected trace levels of a cancer protein biomarker in a urine sample using a chip-based sensor with a built-in laser. The study is the first to achieve this...
News - 21 Nov 2017
Researchers at Purdue University have discovered a technique of identifying biological markers in small quantities of blood that they believe could be applied to detect numerous infections, diseases,...
News - 1 Sep 2015
Engineers at the University of California, San Diego, have developed a mouth guard that can monitor health markers, such as lactate, cortisol and uric acid, in saliva and transmit the information...
News - 3 Oct 2011
Research funded by the Lupus Research Institute (LRI) has established the potential of assessing kidney disease in lupus using two non-invasive tests which employ biomarkers.
Article - 19 Apr 2022
In a new study, researchers present a three-dimensional affinity biosensor (3DA-biosensor) made up of a self-assembled hydrogel-aptamer hybrid layer (H-AHL) composition and GFET for ultra-sensitive,...
News - 24 Aug 2022
At Imperial College London, a new optical fiber sensor with AI capabilities may test several traumatic brain injury biomarkers at once.
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Support from the National Science Foundation (NSF) has helped Professor Perena Gouma engineer a Single Breath Disease Diagnostic Test breathalyser, which is currently being tested in clinical trials....
News - 24 Jul 2019
MIT researchers have created an innovative sensor that can remarkably speed up the process of diagnosing sepsis, a major cause of death in the U.S. hospitals and kills almost 250,000 patients every...