Author Archives: raksal

Nanoparticles to detect spreading cancer

A company started by Rutgers scientists is developing nanoparticles that may be able to detect cancer as it spreads hematogenously from site to site. The particles may even eventually be used to mark tissue that would be removed in surgery. https://www.technologynetworks.com/tn/news/faster-more-accurate-cancer-detection-using-nanoparticles-295090

Nanoparticles to detect spreading cancer

A company started by Rutgers scientists is developing nanoparticles that may be able to detect cancer as it spreads hematogenously from site to site. The particles may even eventually be used to mark tissue that would be removed in surgery. https://www.technologynetworks.com/tn/news/faster-more-accurate-cancer-detection-using-nanoparticles-295090

Mytonomy: health education app

WIth most people having access to either a smartphone or a computer these days, what is the need for pamphlets in clinic rooms? Mytonomy aims at providing short, digestible educational  pages from interventional cardiology procedures to diabetes. https://www.bizjournals.com/washington/news/2017/12/05/bethesda-microlearning-health-startup-mytonomy.html

Mytonomy: health education app

WIth most people having access to either a smartphone or a computer these days, what is the need for pamphlets in clinic rooms? Mytonomy aims at providing short, digestible educational  pages from interventional cardiology procedures to diabetes. https://www.bizjournals.com/washington/news/2017/12/05/bethesda-microlearning-health-startup-mytonomy.html

No need to wait any longer for your blood test results!

GE ventures is invested in Drawbridge health- a new startup company whose perfecting a handheld device to give instant results from just a few drops of blood. Instead of having to wait days, doctors might be able to deliver results

No need to wait any longer for your blood test results!

GE ventures is invested in Drawbridge health- a new startup company whose perfecting a handheld device to give instant results from just a few drops of blood. Instead of having to wait days, doctors might be able to deliver results

Apple Heart app study

Apple is partnering with Stanford to use the apple watch as a heart rate monitor for patients with atrial fibrillation. The study aims to assess the uses of the Apple watch as a preventive health measure and notification device for

Apple Heart app study

Apple is partnering with Stanford to use the apple watch as a heart rate monitor for patients with atrial fibrillation. The study aims to assess the uses of the Apple watch as a preventive health measure and notification device for

DeepMind and healthcare

DeepMind is AI that has the ability to learn from it’s algorithms and create new ones. It is being used as an AI platform to tackle difficult problems that humans need help solving, one of which is healthcare. This article

DeepMind and healthcare

DeepMind is AI that has the ability to learn from it’s algorithms and create new ones. It is being used as an AI platform to tackle difficult problems that humans need help solving, one of which is healthcare. This article

Sexual Health

A new fitbit has hit the market. This stretchable band is for men to wear on their penis during sex and will record calories burned during sexual activity as well as screen for the presence of STDs however it remains

Sexual Health

A new fitbit has hit the market. This stretchable band is for men to wear on their penis during sex and will record calories burned during sexual activity as well as screen for the presence of STDs however it remains

Motion Magnification

This article goes in depth describing the technique and computer algorithms behind the new technology out of MIT called motion magnification. The technology allows video cameras to amplify changes in pixels and show pulses of babies, people’s faces, and is

Motion Magnification

This article goes in depth describing the technique and computer algorithms behind the new technology out of MIT called motion magnification. The technology allows video cameras to amplify changes in pixels and show pulses of babies, people’s faces, and is