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Signos Mobile Ultrasound Imager Approved By FDA

05/20/2009, The FDA has approved the new Signos device, where it is actually a handheld self-contained portable ultrasound imager with a probe. This device will be useful for those who are looking to perform a quick initial diagnostic modality for intraabdominal...

Body Area Network

05/15/2009, We’ve heard of WLANs (wireless LANs) and WANs (wide area networks) before, but how about a Body Area Network (BAN)? Well, Japan’s National Institute of Information and Communications Technology (NICT) have broken new ground with an...

Tolea Insulin Pump

05/12/2009, Tolea is an insulin pump that targets those who are suffering from Type-1 diabetes, where it will use a “flexible elastomer embedded with artificial setae, the nano-scale growths found on gecko’s feet which allow them to stick to virtually any...

PediState Helps Calm Kids Down

05/12/2009, Technologizer has decided to use bits and pieces of various devices alongside an ancient Game Boy by coming up with the PediSedate – a medical device that comes with a colorful, toy-like headset which hooks up to a Game Boy or portable media player...

Plaster Tracks And Kills Cancer Cells

05/11/2009, Cancer is still one of the biggest scourges to affect humankind in this century, and it has often been treated as a death sentence to many. Boffins have come up with a new kind of sticking plaster which is capable of killing off skin cancer cells,...

SimMan 3G Offers Next Level Medical Robot

05/08/2009, You know those medical interns and how they need to practice what they’ve learned in class on patients? Instead of risking the life of human beings going under their knife, Laerdal Medical of Norway has released the SimMan 3G – a next...

Alkeo Kills Off Germs

05/04/2009, Are you paranoid about the types of bacteria that hang around your kitchen cutting board? Well, here’s a conceptual device knonw as the Alkeo that basically sanitizes your cutting board as you use it by relying on a medical-grade germicidal UV lamp...

Laser Used To Control Humans

04/29/2009, Scientists have stumbled upon a method to control the human brain using flashes of light, after successfully conducting experiments at the MIT Media Lab, activating a specific set of neurons in a monkey’s brain. The strongest point of this...

Venus Prototype For Needle-Free Medical System

04/29/2009, While there are some of us out there who are willing to face an army in unarmed combat, this very same person might actually cower in fear at the sight of needles. The Venus prototype could do away with such a method of dispensation in the medical world,...

Gait Monitoring System

04/20/2009, Wonders never cease at higher institutions of learning as a partnership between University of Virginia engineers, clinicians, and the school’s Institute of Aging, has learned to work together with AFrame Digital to develop a huge scale real-time...

Medigenic Keyboard

04/14/2009, The keyboard at the office could be one of the dirtiest places you’ll ever place your fingers on, and yet you don’t notice – not until you get hold of the Medigenic keyboard. This device does not come with raised keys that are a sure...

IGM Heated Keyboard Wrist Pad

04/14/2009, Thanko isn’t the only one in town with a heated keyboard, as they now have a rival in the form of IGM’s Heated Keyboard Wrist Pad that looks set to loosen your ligaments while you type out that long-awaited document for your boss. Powered by a...

Robot Developed For Heart Surgery

04/13/2009, Heart surgery is extremely complicated as the delicate nature of the operation normally would include stopping the heart artificially in order for surgeons to strut their stuff in a safe manner. Scientists from Japan’s Waseda University might have...

Mnemonic Reminder Tool

04/10/2009, It can be heartbreaking to see someone close and dear to you suffering from diseases that ravage the mind, especially Alzheimer’s which causes the afflicted to lose his/her memory with time, where even once familiar faces have become as strangers....