Cancer drug coated microbubbles used to destroy malignant tumours

To solve the problems faced in chemotherapy, scientists came up with a technique of ‘bubble shots’ to deliver cancer drugs into the cancer affected...

Bio-degradable 3D printed polymeric bone implant developed

Russian scientists have introduced 3-D-printed polymeric bone implants that can get absorbed and subsequently replaced with natural bone tissue in the body, which is...

OptiMaser! Medical waste manager

According to the Biomedical Waste Management Rules, medical waste needs to be “pre-treated” at the point of generation, before being disposed off. Society for...

Brain-On-A-Chip to test effects of Biological and Chemical agents

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) scientists and engineers in the US have developed a "brain-on-a-chip" device aimed at testing and predicting the effects of...

Photoacoustic microscopy allows rapid imaging of functions in living brain

Lihong Wang, PhD et al., used a novel high-speed, high-resolution imaging methodto observe blood flow, blood oxygenation, oxygen metabolism and other functions inside a...

Transasia introduces new instruments for coagulation

Transasia Bio-Medicals launched two advanced coagulation analyzers, ECL 105 - Single Channel and ECL 412 - Four Channel. According to the company both analyzers...

Pocket-sized ultrasound device provides accurate diagnosis

A study presented today at The International Liver Congress™ 2015 in Vienna Austria, demonstrated that the use of a pocket-sized ultrasound device (PUD) helps...

Armband triggers alarm to sense fever!

A team of researchers at the University of Tokyo led by Professor Takayasu Sakurai and Professor Takao Someya, developed a smart armband which raises...

Photonic device monitors your heart

Researchers from Northwestern University and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign developed a health monitor capable of tracking heart and skin condition while worn...

Bio-ink pens to monitor blood sugar!

A team of nanoengineers led by Joseph Wang, the chairman of the Department of NanoEngineering at the University of California, San Diego developed ballpoint...