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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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Developer of cloud-based practice management, point-of-care mobile applications and electronic health record (EHR) systems

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One of the largest providers of health information technology

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Company designing and developing SPORT single-port robotic surgical system for minimally invasive surgery (MIS)

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A web-based life sciences lab, developed by scientists for scientists

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Biotechnology company that provides robotic solutions for biology labs

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Study focused on diseases such as diabetes, COPD and cardiovascular disease

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Patient-specific heart simulation for optimal therapy and In silico evaluation of cardiotoxicity and drug discovery company

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Company focused on developing an advanced, miniaturized robot for general surgery abdominal procedures, such as colon resections

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Non-profit organization that designs and hosts public competitions intended to encourage technological development

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Digital health projects that improve our ability to target care precisely

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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

Patient in the UK receives world's first 3D-printed prosthetic eye

Interesting Engineering - 25-Nov-2021

Fits perfectly in the eye socket and looks realistic than alternatives

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A powerful platform to facilitate rehabilitation and musculoskeletal diseases

Medgadget - 24-Nov-2021

Thin, wireless, battery-free and multimodal musculoskeletal biointerfaces

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OptiMind app designed for early diagnosis of dementia with simple tapping

Wired - 11-Nov-2021

A 5-minute test can assess the early risk of getting dementia

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The worlds first robotic needle free dosage delivery in humans

Interesting Engineering - 08-Nov-2021

Novel needle free technology releases vaccine content with high-pressure

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Robotic surgery system recalled due to software bug affecting instrument positioning

FierceBiotech - 01-Nov-2021

Only 3 reported incidents but risk of serious injury is high with platform designed for neurosurgery

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