Medical Technology News

Google's Verily AI spots diabetes damage in eyes

Guardian - 08-Feb-2019

Another great example of machine learning saving time and lives

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NHS to offer DNA tests to build up national database

BBC - 26-Jan-2019

Lots more detail needed - how much, what will be tested for, how will results be interpreted?

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3D printing is changing personalised medicine

Medicaldevice-network.com - 18-Jan-2019

From surgical planning and implants, to patient-specific pills

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3D printing is changing personalised medicine

Medicaldevice-network.com - 18-Jan-2019

From surgical planning and implants, to patient-specific pills

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World's first 5G operation performed on an animal

Independent - 17-Jan-2019

Speed and latency of 5G is enabling telepresence and telesurgery applications

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New type of medicine made from living bacteria

Guardian - 16-Jan-2019

Can be used to add or remove products from the body

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Newspaper claims of new breast cancer testing tool are premature

NHS - 15-Jan-2019

Accurate risk estimate only available with a complete set of data for a patient.

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Bioprinted spinal implant enables nerve cells to reconnect

WIRED - 14-Jan-2019

Hopefully nerve grafts will become as common as skin grafts one day

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AI detects misshapen nuclei that indicate ovarian cancer

Independent - 12-Jan-2019

Once trained artificial intelligence is almost aways going to be more reliable than humans

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Human cartilage tissue 3D bioprinted on ISS

Med-Tech Innovation News - 10-Jan-2019

One small step for man, one bioprinted leg for mankind?!

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Spinal surgery robot more accurate than humanly possible

Digital Health - 10-Jan-2019

Pre-planned procedures are the next step to fully autonomous robotic surgery

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Biomarkers identified to help diagnose atrial fibrillation

BBC - 07-Jan-2019

Could enable point of care blood testing instead of current ECG screening

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Cancer breathalyser starts clinical trial for wide range of cancers

Guardian - 03-Jan-2019

VOCs in breath captured by mask sent to lab for diagnosis - avoids invasive tests

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Tumour cells examined in virtual reality

BBC - 26-Dec-2018

Allows researchers to better understand tumour structure and examine it from any angle

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Robot seeks out skin cancer with suction (video)

BBC - 15-Oct-2018

A robot developed by the MIT is helping wth the diagnosis of skin conditions and abnormalities

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Multi-legged mini-robot made for drug delivery

Cosmos - 03-Oct-2018

A new flexible mini robot capable of carrying several times its own weight may be used for drug delivery in the future

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App offers a screening method for skin cancer

Digital Health Age - 24-Sep-2018

This app’s algorithm is meant to provide early warning for skin cancer with a 30 seconds scan

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New Versius robot surgery system coming to NHS

BBC - 03-Sep-2018

This new robot is smaller and easier to set-up allowing a wider range of procedures

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AI predicts how cancers will evolve and spread

Institute of Cancer Research - 31-Aug-2018

The REVOLVER A.I system is meant to predict a tumor’s mutation pattern based on previous cases

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3D Printed Paracetamol Tablets for Personalized Medicine

3DPrint.com - 15-Aug-2018

3D printing tablets helps controlling dosage and composition of drug treatments

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