Robocath

Robocath raises €4.7 million ($5.2M) to market its first medical robotic platform, R-one™, in...

Robocath, a medical robotics start-up that designs and develops innovative solutions for the treatment of cardiovascular diseases, today announces the conclusion of a new round of fundraising worth €4.7 million ($5.2M). This round was...
Orthopedic Implant

Multifunctional Surface Treatment for Orthopedic Implant

During last five decades, biomaterials have seen a rapid growth, due to its direct relation and impact on healthcare and advancements in the fabrication of synthetic biomaterials. The biomaterials market, including medical device and...
Orthopedic Implants

Emergence of nano-coated orthopedic implants

According to available data, the Indian orthopedic devices market is around Rs 2,400 crores and is expected to grow at around 20 % every year. And in the world, India is one of the...
medical devices

Flexible Glass For Medical Devices

Scientists have developed a technology to make the normally brittle material of glass bend and flex, adding a new level of flexibility to the microscopic world of medical devices. The research at Brigham Young University...
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Mild cognitive impairment (MCI)

Mild cognitive impairment (MCI), a condition that often predates Alzheimer's disease (AD), can be remotely detected through a self-administered virtual reality brain training game. Thessaloniki, Greece, February 23, 2017 - Greek researchers demonstrated the potential...
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New research examines patients’ satisfaction with their radiologists

New research reports that most U.S. radiologists receive favorable satisfaction scores from their patients. The study, supported by research grants from the Harvey L. Neiman Health Policy Institute, is published online in the American...
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New method to detect ultrasound with light

A tiny, transparent device that can fit into a contact lens has a bright future, potentially helping a range of scientific endeavors from biomedicine to geology. Developed by Northwestern University scientists, the device, called the...
paper centrifuge

A low-cost, hand-powered paper centrifuge

Rapid and accurate diagnosis of many diseases requires separating a blood sample into several parts, including plasma and red blood cells. This is typically done by spinning the sample at an extremely fast rate...

National Health Portal launches App to manage your stress

Stress is an inseparable part of human existence. It affects all individuals rich and poor, literate and illiterate, both men and women and young and the old alike across the developed and developing nations....

Healthcare Innovation being Sparked by Plastic Electronics

Now is the time for healthcare innovators to adopt plastic electronics and revolutionise healthcare monitoring and diagnosis. InnovationDB, the world’s largest IP licensable technology database, has carried out a comprehensive study of the use...