Medical

03.09.15
Apple wants your iPhone to double as a medical device
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03.09.15

Apple wants your iPhone to double as a medical device

Apple's taking another step in its ongoing effort to make its iDevices more friendly to medical pr...

By B. Gilbert,   03.09.15
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02.06.15
Test for HIV in just 15 minutes with this $34 smartphone dongle
02.06.15

Test for HIV in just 15 minutes with this $34 smartphone dongle

A dongle created by Columbia University researchers can turn any smartphone (whether iPhones or An...

By M. Moon,   02.06.15
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02.05.15
Eve the robot scientist discovers new drug candidate for malaria
02.05.15

Eve the robot scientist discovers new drug candidate for malaria

Meet Eve: she's darn smart, can make the process of finding new drugs a lot faster and cheaper --...

By M. Moon,   02.05.15
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01.07.15
BabyBe brings premature children closer to their mothers
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01.07.15

BabyBe brings premature children closer to their mothers

CES 2015 does not lack for connected devices. Lightbulbs, beds, socks... seriously, everything is...

By T. O'Brien,   01.07.15
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01.06.15
HealthPatch MD alerts your doctor about heart problems in real time
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01.06.15

HealthPatch MD alerts your doctor about heart problems in real time

What's more important than your health? Not much, we think you'll agree. The team behind HealthPat...

By J. Trew,   01.06.15
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12.18.14
Double amputee controls two robotic arms with his mind
12.18.14

Double amputee controls two robotic arms with his mind

Here's one other DARPA-funded robotic limb controlled by thoughts alone -- actually make that two,...

By M. Moon,   12.18.14
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11.27.14
Wireless chip cures your staph infection then dissolves away
11.27.14

Wireless chip cures your staph infection then dissolves away

As bacteria get more resistant to antibiotics, researchers need to get more creative to clear them...

By S. Dent,   11.27.14
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11.19.14
Nanotech has a future in monitoring tumors and diagnosing illness
11.19.14

Nanotech has a future in monitoring tumors and diagnosing illness

A team of MIT researchers have developed nanoparticle sensors that could eventually be used to mon...

By M. Moon,   11.19.14
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11.18.14
Walgreens to offer affordable and needle-free blood tests in more stores (updated)
11.18.14

Walgreens to offer affordable and needle-free blood tests in more stores (updated)

You might still think of Walgreens as a corner drugstore chain, but the company aims to be much m...

By M. Moon,   11.18.14
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