Lab-On-A-Chip for tracking single bacterial cells

Researchers at the Biozentrum of the University of Basel in Switzerland together with researchers from the Max Planck Institute in Germany have developed a...

Scientists develop coin-sized medical labs

Scientists are on the verge of developing a faster, more efficient and reliable 'lab on a chip' device, the size of a small coin....
MII Retcam

MII Retcam will make retina scan faster and cheaper

Fundus imaging of the human eye is an important diagnostic tool in Ophthalmology. It helps in an early diagnosis, monitoring and management of retinal...

Smartphone integrated artificial pancreas to alleviate diabetes

Smartphones are widely and vastly used by the scientists in the medical field nowadays as it carries out a lot of functions easily and...

Genetic analysis can improve depression therapy

The failure of drugs such as SSRIs, used to treat depression, can be a result of genetic variations in patients. Variations within the gene...

Nanotechnology can help controlling cardiac malfunctions

According to the National Bureau of Health in India, cardiovascular diseases, especially Coronary Heart Disease (CHD), are an epidemic in the country. The Registrar...

Therapeutic vaccine and chemotherapy may be effective for curing cancer

65-year-old GambhirChoudhary, a resident of Jalgaon, had little hope for survival when he was detected with stage IV of non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC)...

Stainless steel nanotexturing wipes out surface bacteria

Stainless steel 316L, widely used in medical devices and food processing equipment, is prone to bacterial adhesion, which can cause serious infections. The nanotexturing...

Trends in technology-enabled healthcare

For many reasons healthcare is even more in demand nowadays, but more and more of those who need it are turning to telemedicine and...

Healthcare technologies for developing nations

Beyond availability … to accessibility and affordability This article reflects on advances in health care technologies, in particular medical diagnostics technologies in the backdrop of...