Engineers have developed a wearable sensing chip that can measure the concentration of cortisol – the stress hormone – in human sweat.
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Engineers have designed a thin adhesive film that could upgrade a consumer smartwatch into a powerful health monitoring system.
Researchers describe a way to increase the sensitivity of biological detectors to the point where they can be used in mobile and wearable devices.
Scientists have developed and tested a wearable biofuel cell array that generates electric power from the lactate in the wearer's sweat, opening doors to electronic health monitoring powered by bodily fluids.
Researchers have proposed that wearable devices could be used to develop a network of health data about a patient, allowing for early diagnosis of COVID-19, even when the patient is asymptomatic.
Researchers have developed a novel skin-mounted sticker that absorbs sweat and then changes color to provide an accurate, easy-to-read diagnosis of cystic fibrosis within minutes.
Nanoengineers have developed a "wearable microgrid" that harvests and stores energy from the human body to power small electronics.
Scientists have developed a soft and nonirritating microfluidic sensor for the real-time measurement of lactate concentration in sweat.
Scientists have designed a hydrogel membrane that may be used to house optical glucose sensing materials toward building a biosensor for monitoring sugar levels in diabetics.
Researchers have built a low-cost multiplex test that can rapidly provide three different types of data on COVID-19.
Researchers have designed a wearable device that monitors sweat for biomarkers that could signal flare-ups of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD).
Researchers have created a wearable sensor printed on microbial nanocellulose, a natural polymer.
Engineers have demonstrated that drug levels inside the body can be tracked in real time using a custom smartwatch that analyzes the chemicals found in sweat.
Researchers have developed a smart surface that can actively and repeatedly release and reabsorb substances by environmental stimuli.
Researchers have created ultrathin, stretchable electronic material that is gas permeable, allowing the material to “breathe”.
Researchers have developed a super-stretchy, transparent and self-powering sensor that records the complex sensations of human skin.
Researchers describe a mass-producible wearable sensor that can monitor levels of metabolites and nutrients in a person's blood by analyzing their sweat.
Researchers have created a wearable wrist device for people with autism that monitors physiological indicators such as heart rate, skin surface temperature, and perspiration of stress.
Engineers have developed experimental stickers that pick up physiological signals emanating from the skin, then wirelessly beam these health readings to a receiver clipped onto clothing.
Researchers have have developed a multifaceted measuring technology that is able to detect a number of conditions in the human body.
By drawing in a bit of sweat, a patch developed in the lab of Alberto Salleo can reveal how much cortisol a person is producing. Cortisol is known as the stress hormone but is involved in many important physiological functions.
Researchers have developed an integrated system for early diagnosis of diseases using wearable monitors.