11 Sep 2019
Wearable cameras improve quality of life in heart failure patients
The ever-present devices that seem to track all our moves can be annoying, intrusive or worse, but for heart failure patients, tiny wearable cameras could prove life-enhancing, according to research.
29 Aug 2018
Progressing 3D printed biological implants
The overall goal of TRANSITION, the five-year project funded under Science Foundation Ireland's Spokes programme, is to develop a new class of 3D printed biological implants that will regenerate, rather than replace, diseased joints.
17 Aug 2018
The group developed printed flexible battery based on zinc-carbon chemistry.
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16 Oct 2017
BreathDX has developed a technology for analysing ammonia concentrations in breath. This is useful for long term monitoring in kidney and liver diseases. David Pugh spoke to CEO Prof Tony Killard about their recent success.
13 Jun 2011
Swimming with sensors
Sensors printed onto the sleeves of wetsuits could alert the wearer to contaminated water. Navy divers could also use the sensors to locate underwater explosives, such as mines.
23 Mar 2011
Self-powered chips that can diagnose diseases
A major milestone in microfluidics could soon lead to stand-alone, self-powered chips that can diagnose diseases within minutes.
8 Nov 2010
The largest event in the world on the subject Printed Electronics USA 2010 (www.IDTechEx.com/peUSA) will once again have a growing minority of presentations on paper electronics.
16 Aug 2010
Printed cholesterol sensor with printed batteries and printed display
The Biomedical Diagnostics Institute is developing a cholesterol test using printed electronics.