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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.

Medical Technology News

New drug delivery system targets cells in the bodies that are linked to ageing

New drug delivery system targets cells in the bodies that are linked to ageing

Live Forever Club - 13-Jun-2024

This offers a safer, more effective treatment for age-related diseases

Low α-Klotho levels raise the risk of heart problems and death

Low α-Klotho levels raise the risk of heart problems and death

Live Forever Club - 13-Jun-2024

This finding could lead to new ways to predict and prevent age-related illnesses

Rapid UTI test wins £8M prize, revolutionizes antibiotic use

Rapid UTI test wins £8M prize, revolutionizes antibiotic use

The Guardian - 12-Jun-2024

The test is affordable and easy to use, making it accessible to various settings

Engineered proteins create new blood vessels from stem cells

Engineered proteins create new blood vessels from stem cells

University of Washington (UW) - 11-Jun-2024

The method has potential for tissue repair and regenerative medicine

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Medical Technology Resources

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BIOAGE

Developing a broad pipeline of therapies to extend human healthspan and lifespan

EnLiSense

Sensor device company based in Texas

Senseonics

Company designing and developing glucose monitoring systems.

The Future Is Faster Than You Think

Amazon

Book about future written by Peter Diamandis and Steven Kotler

International Future of Health and Technology Summit

10-Oct-2024 to 11-Oct-2024

Unlocking revolutionary health and med-tech vistas for human longevity and well-being - organised by TAFFD's

Gero

AI-powered platform for drug discovery and drug repurposing for age-related diseases.

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Medical Technology Blog Posts

Meet the Omes
24-Jan-2024

Meet the Omes

The biology of ageing looks at way more than just the genome and microbiome - here's 20 to start with!

Oxford Immune Algorithmics developing AI-driven precision medicine for all – site visit report
26-Oct-2023

Oxford Immune Algorithmics developing AI-driven precision medicine for all – site visit report

Algocyte platform uses algorithmic inverse problem solving to aid clinicians in their diagnosis

Have you had coronavirus? UK COVID-19 antibody tests from £65
04-Feb-2021

Have you had coronavirus? UK COVID-19 antibody tests from £65

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

Types of coronavirus tests, and how accurate are they?

Do you know the difference between sensitivity and specificity?

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