Diagnosis

04.07.15
Smartphone accessory puts HIV diagnosis in doctors' pockets
04.07.15

Smartphone accessory puts HIV diagnosis in doctors' pockets

People living in far-flung locations, especially in developing nations, could always use affordabl...

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07.14.14
$20 reusable chip detects type-1 diabetes quickly and cheaply
07.14.14

$20 reusable chip detects type-1 diabetes quickly and cheaply

Researchers from Stanford University have developed a microchip that could make it much less costl...

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08.26.12
NASA to launch mini lab, test for cancer and disease in space
08.26.12

NASA to launch mini lab, test for cancer and disease in space

It's hard to find a good specialist on earth, let alone when you're floating 240 miles above it. T...

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07.23.12
BioSoles know you're you within three steps, deter shoe bandits
07.23.12

BioSoles know you're you within three steps, deter shoe bandits

It's no secret that everyone has a unique swagger -- so much so it can be used for identification....

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11.30.11
Get diagnosed by spitting on an iPhone, social graces terminal
11.30.11

Get diagnosed by spitting on an iPhone, social graces terminal

Korean scientists reckon that the capacitive touchscreens on our phones and tablets could help...

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05.24.11
IBM's Jeopardy-winning supercomputer headed to hospitals. Dr. Watson, we presume?
05.24.11

IBM's Jeopardy-winning supercomputer headed to hospitals. Dr. Watson, we presume?

We always knew that Watson's powers extended well beyond the realm of TV trivia, and now IBM has...

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03.21.11
Scientists separate plasma from blood with working biochip
03.21.11

Scientists separate plasma from blood with working biochip

Disposable biotech sensors won't let you diagnose your own diseases quite yet, but we've taken the...

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07.08.09
PRIME hand injury diagnosis system takes hold of innovation prize
07.08.09

PRIME hand injury diagnosis system takes hold of innovation prize

It may look like little more than a pegboard and a force meter at present, but the PRIME hand-stren...

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02.02.09
RFID network used in the fight against Alzheimer's
02.02.09

RFID network used in the fight against Alzheimer's

The problem with diagnosing Alzheimer's and other forms of dementia is that by the time someone pres...

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