Special Glasses Help Surgeons 'See' Cancer: A fluorescent marker injected into the patient and special lighting made cancer cells glow blue when viewed with the technology. The lighter the shade of blue, the more concentrated the cancer cells are.
Robotic exoskeleton to help rehabilitate disabled people passes safety tests - paving the way for it to go on sale in the UK The Hybrid Assisted Limb (HAL) robotic suit has passed German safety tests, increasingly the chances of it being sold in other pa
Shawn Kelly, a senior systems scientist at Carnegie Mellon University, has developed a computer chip that translates camera images into electrical pulses that the nerves inside the brain can understand. The result is vision.
Created by student designer Jack Martinich from Monash University, Australia, the Mobi Electric Folding Wheelchair is a brand new reinterpretation of what wheelchairs for seniors should look and feel like. Around the world, the aging population that uses
The Sanofi iBGStar blood glucose monitor, which connects directly into the Apple iPhone and iPod touch, allows people with insulin-dependent diabetes to manage the blood glucose levels (links to technology)
Membrane that can keep your heart pumping forever and possibly prevent heart attacks. The membrane has been proven to work on a rabbit heart. Researchers say it should be available for humans in the next years