Health Technology News

Scientists create the first complete, gapless sequence of a human genome

The first complete, gapless sequence of a human genome has been published in a groundbreaking development. The first gapless sequence of a human genome comes...

Novel eye scanner technology targets neurodegenerative diseases

Scientists have developed novel eye scanner technology that has the potential to detect neurogenerative diseases at their very early stages. In a large-scale EU project,...

Revolutionary footwear technology to prevent diabetic foot ulcers

A research team from the University of Texas (UTA) has developed a self-adjusting shoe insole to relieve pressure from diabetic foot ulcers. Diabetic foot ulcers...

NHS tests hybrid closed loop technology for type 1 diabetes

NHS England is testing the effectiveness of hybrid closed loop technology on 875 adults and children with type 1 diabetes. NHS England has announced that...

Innovative approaches to improved patient care

The InterOrtho Research Group at Aalborg University Hospital in Denmark aims to develop an entirely new research area of improved patient care through advanced sensor technologies.

One Health approach: a symphony of effort … a health exigency worldwide

The One Health Initiative’s Dr Bruce Kaplan calls for a worldwide fully-fledged institutional implementation of the One Health approach as envisioned and embraced by many realistic visionary advocates.

Harnessing data for better cancer care

Eduardo Pisani, CEO of All.can International, discusses the cancer organisation’s recently-published landmark report entitled Harnessing data for better cancer care.

Groundbreaking CLEAR study to facilitate electron-based cancer therapy

A novel study conducted at CERN’s CLEAR test facility paves the way for novel electron-based cancer therapy using high-energy electron beams that can be focused onto deep-seated cancerous tumours.

Computer vision with AI may revolutionise IVF treatment

A new study has indicated that the combination of computer vision and Artificial Intelligence (AI) may enhance IVF treatment.

Analysing the effects of long-period space flight on cardiac atrophy

Novel research conducted on mouse models may help to combat cardiac atrophy experienced by astronauts during long-period space flight.

Microscopy and machine learning algorithm can predict viral infections

Researchers at the University of Zurich have used fluorescence microscopy and machine learning to recognise cells with viral infections.

Robot-assisted cardiac surgery protects human operator health

A novel robot has potentially changed the landscape of future cardiac surgery, mitigating fatigue and radiation exposure for human operators.

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By it’s own definition, this field of technology relies on the application of knowledge and skills in the form of devices, medicines, vaccines, procedures, and systems developed to solve a range of global health problems.