Medical implant

06.13.12
MIT engineers develop glucose-based fuel cell to be used in neural implants
06.13.12

MIT engineers develop glucose-based fuel cell to be used in neural implants

We've seen fuel cells used in a variety of gadgets -- from cars to portable chargers -- and while...

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01.29.12
Purdue University creates 'bass' powered medical implant, knows where it hertz
01.29.12

Purdue University creates 'bass' powered medical implant, knows where it hertz

We've seen all kinds of medical implants over the years, but none that had a musical preference --...

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06.13.11
Researchers shield implants from hackers with wireless charm of protection
06.13.11

Researchers shield implants from hackers with wireless charm of protection

Everything can be hacked -- that's an important detail to keep in mind as we start cramming wireless...

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10.02.08
BIOTRONIK gets go-ahead for GSM-based implant monitoring system
10.02.08

BIOTRONIK gets go-ahead for GSM-based implant monitoring system

The folks at BIOTRONIK have been trying to make medical implants behave a little more like cellphone...

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