19 Jul 2021
Pandemic Accelerates Adoption of Electronic Skin Patches
Electronic skin patches represent one wearable technology product type that is well suited for physiological monitoring. Over the last 18 months, the COVID-19 pandemic has driven a worldwide concerted effort to explore and revise our approaches to patient monitoring and infectious disease management. As with other wearable devices, electronic skin patch products have evolved significantly over this period of time.
8 Jun 2021
Neotech-AMT, developers of equipment for manufacturing 3D printed electronics, announced its involvement in an EU funded project called 'AMPERE'. This will develop reliable and scalable hybrid additive manufacturing methods for producing multi-functional mechatronic systems.
7 Apr 2021
Mekoprint is a Danish contract manufacturer. Here, we focus on its recent activities in printed electronics, specifically the manufacture of 'intelligent diapers' (based on a presentation at LOPEC 2021).
30 Mar 2021
INBRAIN Neuroelectronics Intelligent Graphene Based Neural Implants
Existing brain interfaces are based on metals such as platinum and iridium, which impose significant restrictions in terms of miniaturisation and signal resolution, and therefore cause considerable side effects. For this reason, there is a 50% rejection rate in candidate patients. Graphene Flagship spin-off INBRAIN Neuroelectronics uses a disruptive technology based on graphene which will overcome the current limitations of metal-based neural interfaces.
27 Jan 2021
BioIntelliSense was founded in 2018, based in Denver, CO.
27 Jan 2021
Philips were involved at CES 2021 with a virtual booth and involvement in various presentation sessions. In terms of their involvement in remote patient monitoring and skin patches, they have made several significant moves in the last year.
26 Jan 2021
Skin Patches & e-Textiles at CES 2021
This premium article covers the major launches and themes in the niche wearable technology product areas of skin patches and e-textiles. Despite the "consumer" focus of the event, much of the discussion and product launches of note focused around health and wellness applications, including products on both the consumer and medical side of the regulatory barriers. This article reviews some of the prominent announcements and companies present at this year's virtual event.
26 Jan 2021
Simbeyond provides simulation software to accelerate organic electronics R&D. IDTechEx spoke with Arthur Vauzelle (application engineer).
22 Oct 2020
Impending Technological Innovations of AI in Medical Diagnostics
This article discusses key technological issues that AI image diagnostics companies face and provides a roadmap describing when and how they are likely to be overcome over the next decade, based on research conducted by IDTechEx in the report "AI in Medical Diagnostics 2020-2030: Image Recognition, Players, Clinical Applications, Forecasts".
15 Oct 2020
First 3D Printed Non-Screw Based Cervical Stand-Alone Cage
Genesys Spine is pleased to announce the launch of the first 3D Printed Non-Screw Based Cervical Stand-Alone Cage in the United States.
3 Sep 2020
Innovative Companies Changing the Face of Vertical Farming
Vertical farming, the practice of growing crops indoors under tightly controlled conditions, is continuing to expand rapidly.
21 Aug 2020
Philips has created QLAB, a collection of AI-driven clinical tools that enable the analysis of cardiac function. It is FDA 510(k) cleared, CE marked and commercially available in most markets.
21 Aug 2020
MaxQ AI has developed ACCIPIO ICH and Stroke Platform, a software that uses AI to interpret medical images such as non-contrast head CT scans and surrounding patient data, for use in acute care settings.
18 Aug 2020
MolecuLED is an early stage Israeli company that has developed color conversion films based on organic molecules rather than quantum dots.