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Medical Technology

What's new in medical technology related to living forever? Although it will be the underlying biotechnology that cures ageing, we'll need plenty of new technology along the way to apply new treatments and to keep us healthy.

Click the links below for news and information on specific subjects as as big data (using AI to diagnose disease), nanobots (precision guided drug delivery) and robotic surgery (not as exciting as it sounds... yet).

Read more about: 3D Printing, Big Data, Digital Health, Digital Modeling, Laboratory Automation, Nanobots, Personalised Medicine, Precision Medicine, Robotic Surgery, Synthetic Biology.

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Company that develops digital health products to help patients, clinicians and researchers

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Science Foundation Ireland centre designing the next generation of ‘smart’ implantable medical devices

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Wearable technology and sensory data collection for preventative healthcare

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Biotechnology company focusing on innovative diagnostic tools and pharmacogenomics

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Leading supplier of shared care record software and clinical solutions to the NHS

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Specialty pharmaceutical company that identifies, develops and commercializes innovative treatments

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Heptares Therapeutics develops novel, small-molecule drugs for G-protein-coupled receptors (GPCRs)

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Personal health and genomic platform directly linked to cutting-edge research institutions

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Pharmaceutical services company which is the world leader in testing vaccines and antivirals through human challenge studies

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Personalised preventive precision health partner combining big health data, Ai, genetics and academic research

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Medical Technology Blog Posts

Have you had coronavirus? UK COVID-19 antibody tests from £65
04-Feb-2021 Comparison of UK mail and clinic tests, plus a review of the Medichecks test

Types of coronavirus tests, and how accurate are they?
25-Jan-2021 Do you know the difference between sensitivity and specificity?

Review of longevity technology in Passengers (movie)
03-Jan-2017

Warts precision medicine got to do with it?
04-Aug-2015

Virtual Bodies are Accelerating Research and Diagnostics
21-Jul-2015

Recent News

FDA warns robotic surgery for breast cancer is unproven and could pose health risks

pharmaphorum - 22-Aug-2021

Prior study approval and monitoring long-term outcomes are needed to ensure patient's safety

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Barts Health NHS Trust uses AI to find patients at-risk for diabetic foot disease

Digital Health - 20-Aug-2021

Clinithink AI helped physicians in preventing serious complications among diabetes patients

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Targeted imaging strategy to diagnose inflamed atherosclerotic lesions

Medgadget - 18-Aug-2021

Photoacoustic imaging of inflamed atherosclerotic plaques by carbon nanotubes

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A real tumour printed from patient's own cells to predict best cancer therapies

Irish Times - 18-Aug-2021

Overcomes a long trial and error process and accelerates personalized treatment

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Robot scanner may diagnose signs of eye diseases within a minute

Medgadget - 16-Aug-2021

Contactless imaging technique to improve accessibility in non-specialist clinics

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