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).
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Company that develops digital health products to help patients, clinicians and researchers
Science Foundation Ireland centre designing the next generation of ‘smart’ implantable medical devices
Wearable technology and sensory data collection for preventative healthcare
Biotechnology company focusing on innovative diagnostic tools and pharmacogenomics
Leading supplier of shared care record software and clinical solutions to the NHS
Specialty pharmaceutical company that identifies, develops and commercializes innovative treatments
Heptares Therapeutics develops novel, small-molecule drugs for G-protein-coupled receptors (GPCRs)
Personal health and genomic platform directly linked to cutting-edge research institutions
Pharmaceutical services company which is the world leader in testing vaccines and antivirals through human challenge studies
Personalised preventive precision health partner combining big health data, Ai, genetics and academic research
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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 safetyRead more...
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 patientsRead more...
Targeted imaging strategy to diagnose inflamed atherosclerotic lesions
Medgadget - 18-Aug-2021
Photoacoustic imaging of inflamed atherosclerotic plaques by carbon nanotubesRead more...
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 treatmentRead more...
Robot scanner may diagnose signs of eye diseases within a minute
Medgadget - 16-Aug-2021
Contactless imaging technique to improve accessibility in non-specialist clinicsRead more...