Wearables & Sensors

Wearables and sensors bring value to healthcare in terms of efficacy and efficiency in end to end delivery. We keep you up-to-date on all the ways wearables and sensors monitor vital information like heartrate, pulse and blood pressure and provide actionable information to optimize therapy for patients.

High-tech clothing supports breathing

High-tech clothing supports breathing

“Robotic” textiles could help patients recovering from postsurgery breathing changes.

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.

Ear sensors for COVID-19 risk patients

Ear sensors for COVID-19 risk patients

Ear sensors help increase safety for Covid-19 patients in domestic quarantine.

Nanotechnology sensor for SARS-CoV-2

Nanotechnology sensor for SARS-CoV-2

A new test method that detects SARS-CoV-2 in saliva has the same sensitivity as a qPCR test.

Tracking muscle activity through clothes

Tracking muscle activity through clothes

Printing metals onto cloth makes for comfortable, low-cost, and effective biosensors.

Converting human body motions into electricity

Converting human body motions into electricity

Bioengineers have invented a novel soft and flexible self-powered bioelectronic device that converts human body motions into electricity.

Rapid screening of drug-resistent bacteria

Rapid screening of drug-resistent bacteria

A research team led by scientists at Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU) has developed a novel cell sensor with a barcode-like micro-channel structure that enables rapid and low-cost screening of drug-resistant bacteria.

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