News - 30 May 2012
Plessey Semiconductors announced today the release of the PS25451, an ultra-low cost version of its award winning EPIC™ sensor that provides remote sensing for high volume consumer markets. A...
News - 23 Nov 2020
The research, carried out using a wearable cuff, provides a new method for monitoring movements in babies, and new insights into how babies' reflexes - like kicking - develop. These insights and...
News - 30 Jan 2014
BioControl Medical, a medical device company headquartered in Yehud, Israel, has received approval from the Israel Ministry of Health to conduct a clinical trial of its CardioFit® system in...
News - 7 Dec 2012
A century after the world’s first ultrasonic detection device – invented in response to the sinking of the Titanic – Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute scientists have...
News - 18 Dec 2019
A wearable monitoring device with the ability to simplify treatments and make them more affordable for several million people suffering from swallowing disorders will soon hit the market.
News - 21 Jun 2018
"Phantom limb" - a feeling that a missing body part is still there, is commonly experienced by amputees.
A team of engineers at Johns Hopkins University are getting closer to making...
News - 4 Aug 2016
University of California, Berkeley engineers have built the first dust-sized, wireless sensors that can be implanted in the body, bringing closer the day when a Fitbit-like device could monitor...
Article - 16 Aug 2012
This article discusses the application of a neurostimulator to help treat obstructive sleep apnoea.
News - 23 Oct 2020
People with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) suffer from a gradual decline in their ability to control their muscles. As a result, they often lose the ability to speak, making it difficult to...
Article - 18 Dec 2012
This article is part of a series on sensing the human body and discusses electronic tactile sensors.