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Smart Bandage That Can Speed Healing

Smart Bandage That Can Speed Healing

Researchers have designed a smart bandage that could eventually heal chronic wounds or battlefield injuries with every fiber of its being; the study was conducted by the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Harvard Medical School and MIT….


New Wearable Self-Powered Patch To Monitor Glucose

New Wearable Self-Powered Patch To Monitor Glucose

Researchers at the State University of New York in Binghamton, US have developed a self-powered paper-based wearable sensor to measure glucose levels during exercise. The bandage-like wearable patch could prevent hypoglycaemia during workouts. The disposable…


Medical Pen To Detect Cancer In 10 Seconds

Medical Pen To Detect Cancer In 10 Seconds

Researchers have developed a pen-like device that accurately identifies cancerous tissue during surgery in 10 seconds. The device is capable of identifying cancerous cells 150 times faster than conventional technologies. The MasSpec Pen is a…


Researchers Create Fuel With Artificial Leaf

Researchers Create Fuel With Artificial Leaf

Researchers have developed an artificial leaf that can absorb sunlight to generate hydrogen fuel from water. The researchers believe that this artificial leaf may provide clean energy for powering eco-friendly cars in the future. The…


Camera That Can See Inside The Body

Camera That Can See Inside The Body

Researchers have developed a camera to see inside the human body and detect light sources. The device will help the medical practitioners track medical tools like endoscopes. This technique will make the internal examinations much…



Nanomachines To Destroy Cancer Cells

Nanomachines To Destroy Cancer Cells

Researchers have developed light-activated nanomachines that can kill cancer cells by drilling through the cell membrane. Developed by a team at Rice University, Durham University (UK) and North Carolina State University, the single-molecule nanomotors are…


Retina Scan Could Help Detect Alzheimer's Early

Retina Scan Could Help Detect Alzheimer’s Early

The new technology, developed by Cedars-Sinai and NeuroVision Imaging LLC, scans the retina using techniques that can identify a neurotoxic beta-amyloid protein, a hallmark of Alzheimer’s disease. The study suggests that amyloid-beta plaques, the prime…