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2014-02-24 16:25:54

Small, wireless monitor provides long-term remote monitoring to help physicians diagnose and monitor irregular heartbeats SAN DIEGO, Feb.

Flexible Battery Implant Powered By Internal Organs
2014-01-26 05:53:50

A tiny, patch-like battery that uses the natural movement of organs such as the heart or lungs to generate electricity inside the human body has been developed by engineers at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

2013-10-07 13:08:01

Feeling an ache or a pain may have you reaching for the nearest over-the-counter pain medication, but it is important to know the basics when it comes to medicating.

Advanced Ink-jet Technology Prints Nanostructures With Self-assembling Material
2013-09-17 08:45:54

A multi-institutional team of engineers has developed a new approach to the fabrication of nanostructures for the semiconductor and magnetic storage industries.

LED Implants Light Up The Brain
2013-04-12 05:57:47

Researchers have developed a new class of tiny, injectable devices that are helping neuroscientists unlock the mysteries of the human brain.

Transient Electronics Simply Dissolve After Use
2013-04-08 14:59:32

Imagine a world where an electronic device disappears after it's no longer needed. That world may be closer than you think.

2012-03-27 11:45:21

Like the colorful temporary tattoos that children stick to their arms for fun, people may one day put thin "electronic skin" patches onto their arms to wirelessly diagnose health problems or deliver treatments.

2012-03-27 05:18:08

Ultra thin patches that can detect medical problems are now replacing the grueling test procedures in doctor's offices.


Word of the Day
inwit
  • Inward knowledge; understanding; conscience.
The word 'inwit' comes from Middle English inwit ("mind, reason, intellect, understanding; soul, spirit; feeling; the collection of inner faculties; one of five inner faculties; one of the outer bodily senses.; inward awareness of right or wrong, conscience"), from Old English *inwitt, inġewitnes ("consciousness, conscience, knowledge, knowing"), equivalent to in- +‎ wit. (Wiktionary)
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