New 3D-printed technology lowers cost of common medical test

New 3D-printed technology lowers cost of common medical test Grantee News thomas.johnson Fri, 05/24/2019 - 09:30 A desire for a simpler, cheaper way to do common laboratory tests for medical diagnoses and to avoid 'washing the dishes' led researchers to develop a new technology that reduces cost and time. The 3D-printed pipette-tip test developed by … Continue reading New 3D-printed technology lowers cost of common medical test

X-ray Detection May Be Perovskites’ Killer App

X-ray Detection May Be Perovskites’ Killer App NIBIB in the News raymond.macdougall Thu, 05/23/2019 - 17:30 The crystalline material known as perovskite makes for a superefficient photovoltaic cell. Researchers are also exploring perovskites’ potential in transistors and LED lighting. But there’s yet another use for this wonder crystal, and it may be the most promising … Continue reading X-ray Detection May Be Perovskites’ Killer App

3D-printed device detects biomarkers of preterm birth

3D-printed device detects biomarkers of preterm birth Grantee News thomas.johnson Thu, 05/23/2019 - 08:58 Preterm birth (PTB) is the leading complication of pregnancy. Now researchers have created a 3D-printed microchip electrophoresis device that can sensitively detect three serum biomarkers of PTB. Read more at Phys.Org. Source: National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Biomedical Engineering- News

A super tool helps kids with autism improve socialization skills

A super tool helps kids with autism improve socialization skills Science Highlights raymond.macdougall Mon, 05/20/2019 - 16:05 A team of NIH-funded researchers at Stanford University Medical School has found that children with autism improved measurably on a test of socialization and learning when their therapy included an at-home intervention with Google Glass. Source: National Institute … Continue reading A super tool helps kids with autism improve socialization skills

What Is Multi-Scale Modeling? How Can It Help Your Health?

What Is Multi-Scale Modeling? How Can It Help Your Health? NIBIB in the News raymond.macdougall Wed, 05/15/2019 - 16:33 Multi-scale modeling in health and healthcare is a rapidly growing field. It uses computers and other technologies to address health-related issues and problems. Read more at Forbes Source: National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Biomedical Engineering- … Continue reading What Is Multi-Scale Modeling? How Can It Help Your Health?