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While measuring the intraocular pressure can help diagnose and track a number of health conditions (especially, glaucoma), there's currently no existing me
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Patients receiving transcatheter cardiac valve replacements tend to be more fragile than those getting open heart surgery. It is particularly important to
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Planmed Oy (Helsinki, Finland) has launched its brand new Planmed Clarity 3D mammography system. The device features Digital Breast Tomosynthesis (DBT) tec
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For the past year and a half, the Ebola virus has affected thousands, claiming over 11,000 lives to date. The disease is now considered contained, and Libe
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Over the past few years we've covered Microchips Biotech, an MIT spin-out company that's developed an implantable technology to release drugs inside the bo
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A pathogen-killing light fixture developed at the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow, Scotland has now been made into a product and is being introduced i
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People who grind their teeth due to medications, psychological stress, or some other reason oftentimes don't even know that they're doing it. Engineers at
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Changes in the physical properties of individual cells can point to how they're developing and being influenced by varying chemical compounds and other con
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Next step with be almost "realtime" EM imaging of live cells. Some work at DTU and other nanotech leaders points in that direction. Time will show!
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Artificial platelets that help with clot formation have been created in the past, but they've been limited in their ability to gather around the site where
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Researchers at Drexel University have developed microscopic "swimmers" that may one day be used to break up blood vessel occlusions. Currently, such treatm
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The 3D printing of model hearts based on anatomical patient scans can provide surgeons with an intuitive way of studying and planning for an operation. Rec
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We recently had the opportunity to speak with Tetsuji Kunishi, the president of Tokyo-based medical technology company DCC K.K, about his company's innovat
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Medgadget is an independent journal of the latest medical gadgets, technologies and discoveries. We report daily on the latest medical technology news, interview leaders in the field, and report from medical events around the world.

The website is written and published by a group of medical doctors and biomed engineers.