biosensors

Biosensors are analytical devices that convert a biological response into an electrical signal. We report their application in a broad spectrum of areas, from detecting microbial components in the body to diagnosing infectious diseases, cancer or diabetes.

Electronic skin – the next generation of wearables

Electronic skin – the next generation of wearables

Electronic skins will play a significant role in monitoring, personalized medicine, prosthetics, and robotics.

Sweat sensor inspired by cactus spine

Sweat sensor inspired by cactus spine

A sweat-collecting patch has been developed using the principle based on how the cactus spines attract water.

Wash-and-wear biosensors

Wash-and-wear biosensors

A process turns clothing fabric into biosensors which measure a muscle’s electrical activity as it is worn.

A smartwatch-based algorithm to detect viral infections

A smartwatch-based algorithm to detect viral infections

Purdue University engineers and physIQ have developed a viral detection algorithm for smartwatches.

Graphene – the versatile wonder material

Graphene – the versatile wonder material

Graphene has a vast variety of practical applications in the creation of new materials. But what exactly is graphene and what makes it so special?

No needles required for glucose levels monitoring

No needles required for glucose levels monitoring

Researchers have developed a first-of-its-kind wearable, noninvasive glucose monitoring device prototype.

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