Operating theatre of the future

Beginning in the middle of February, 2017, in the Intensive Treatment, Emergency and Operation Centre (IEO) at Inselspital, Bern University Hospital, all operative specialities...
ultrasound with light

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...
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...
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...
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...

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...

Is 3D Mammography more effective in detecting breast cancer?

Researchers from The Ottawa Hospital Breast Health Centre and the Ottawa Integrative Cancer Centre (OICC) have opened the Ottawa site of the Lead-In to...

Visualizing gene expression with MRI

Researchers in the laboratory of Mikhail Shapiro, assistant professor of chemical engineering and Heritage Medical Research Institute Investigator, have invented a new method to...
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...

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...