Sinus Implants

Sinus Implants from Intersect ENT show Improved Outcomes in Surgery

Intersect ENT published a pooled analysis of steroid releasing sinus implants in patients following frontal sinus surgery. The analysis was published in the International Forum of...
Mobile Apps Concept of Online Treatment and Health care in Moder

Hospital develops mobile app to fight platelets shortage

There’s a usual shortage of platelets at the Parel’s Tata Memorial Hospital (TMH), which is needed routinely by cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy. Unlike other...
Nerve on a chip

Nerve-On-A-Chip Platform Makes Neuroprosthetics More Effective

Neuroprosthetics are implants containing multi-contact electrodes that can substitute certain nerve functionalities. They may be able to restore amputees' sense of touch, help the...
Naomi Halas

Gold nanoparticles employed against prostate cancer

Gold nanoparticles invented by Naomi Halas, head of Rice University in the US, target prostate cancer, in a first-of-its-kind clinical trial.The nanoparticles or nanoshells...
vegan

Vegan diet may lower the risk of type 2 diabetes

A diet-rich in fruits, vegetables, nuts, legumes, and seeds with no animal products may significantly lower risk of developing type 2 diabetes, however, it...
marker

New marker to assess brain damage after cardiac arrest

A study published by the researchers at Lund University in Sweden, Tobias Cronberg and Niklas Mattsson shows that serum tau levels can be a...
plasticell

Plasticell receives EU funding to advance neurodegenerative disease research

Plasticell Ltd, a developer of stem cell technologies and regenerative medicines, announced that the Advanced Stem Cell Training Network (ASCTN), a European research consortium...
assessing patietns

New marker to assess brain damage after cardiac arrest

A study published by the researchers at Lund University in Sweden, Tobias Cronberg and Niklas Mattsson shows that serum tau levels can be a...
Alzheimer's

Screening Alzheimer’s disease with non-invasive imaging

Research shows that in the patients with Alzheimer’s disease (AD), the small blood vessels in the retina at the back of the eye are...
skin sensor

Innovative skin sensor to revolutionize hydrocephalus treatment

Currently the treatment of hydrocephalus involves the surgical implantation of a tube known as a 'shunt' to drain excess fluid out of the brain....