Inexpensive ultrasensitive HIV sensor

Inexpensive ultrasensitive HIV sensor

Researchers at the Instituto de Microelectrónica de Madrid have developed a tiny, cheap, portable sensor potentially capable of detecting HIV in people within a week of infection. Although nucleic acid amplifications is...
AI Diagnosis

AI Diagnosis

Although autism can appear in early childhood, reliably predicting it at a very young age is difficult. However, artificial intelligence (AI) might just be the key to making an accurate call. Researchers at the Universit...
Hydrogel robots

Hydrogel robots

MIT engineers are moving towards a future of surgery that may involve robotic devices that are soft and gentle to prevent unwanted damage, yet strong enough to be able to manipulate tissue. Having developed robots made o...
MOCACuff

MOCACuff

MOCACuff is a sleek FDA-approved wireless blood pressure monitor that is worn on the wrist. It is a suitable option for those who find current cuffs on the upper arm uncomfortable or ill fitting – one of the most commo...

From Lose It to Snap It!

Snap It is a brand new feature of the nutrition tracking app Lose It. The feature allows users to count calories in their food by snapping a quick photo of their meal. This makes counting calories effortless as you won...
HeroSurg

HeroSurg

HeroSurg is a new innovative robot that promises surgeons an extra touching sense during keyhole surgery. The invention was developed in the hopes that operations will be made safer and more accurate. Unlike most current...