diagnostics

'Smart' breathalizer can reveal lung disease

'Smart' breathalizer can reveal lung disease

Using specialized nanoparticles, engineers have developed a way to monitor pneumonia or other lung diseases by analyzing the breath exhaled by the patient.

Custom-designed swabs for diagnosis of SARS-CoV-2

Custom-designed swabs for diagnosis of SARS-CoV-2

Researchers have developed a total of three swab designs that are comparable to the current ‘gold standard’ swabs.

The next-gen 'smart pill' for cancer detection

The next-gen 'smart pill' for cancer detection

Researchers are developing a pill-sized capsule that uses AI-enabled sensing to diagnose gastrointestinal cancers and bleeding earlier.

mhealth: App diagnoses sleep apnea

mhealth: App diagnoses sleep apnea

Computer science students designed an Android application, which helps to identify the signs of sleep apnea at home.

Wearable monitors health using sweat

Wearable monitors health using sweat

Researchers have developed a device to monitor health conditions in the body using a person’s sweat.

Neural network can determine lung cancer severity

Neural network can determine lung cancer severity

Researchers have created an artificial neural network that analyzes lung CT scans to provide information about lung cancer severity that can guide treatment options.

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