Technological


Healthy lifestyle smartphone app slows artery ageing

8 de June de 2018 | 12:00 pm
Using a healthy lifestyle smartphone application (app) helps to slow artery ageing, according to results from the EVIDENT II trial presented today at EuroHeartCare...

Scientists develop material that could regenerate dental enamel

1 de June de 2018 | 1:00 pm
Researchers at Queen Mary University of London have developed a new way to grow mineralised materials which could regenerate hard tissues such as dental...

FDA Approves 1st Artificial Iris

31 de May de 2018 | 1:00 pm
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday gave its OK to the first artificial iris —the colored part of the eye that surrounds the...

A Germ-Filled Capsule Might Help Spot Gastro Ills

27 de May de 2018 | 12:00 pm
Someday doctors may be able to diagnose gastrointestinal (GI) problems without invasive tests by asking patients to swallow a capsule containing a small, bacteria-laced...

Diagnosing breast cancer with an imaging pill

16 de May de 2018 | 1:00 pm
For women, mammograms are a sometimes uncomfortable, but necessary, annual ritual. But this procedure doesn’t always provide accurate results, and it exposes women to...

Noninvasive brain stimulation leads to fine motor improvement after stroke

11 de May de 2018 | 1:00 pm
Stroke is common and accompanied by complex disabilities–such as lower and upper limb disability, speech impairment, and chronic post-stroke pain. An analysis of published...

Researchers develop biodegradable hydrogel for bio-printing of new tissues

6 de May de 2018 | 1:00 pm
Researchers at The University of Texas at Arlington have developed a highly elastic biodegradable hydrogel for bio-printing of materials that mimic natural human soft...

Mexicans develop bionic prostheses at affordable prices

1 de May de 2018 | 12:00 pm
A team of young Mexicans developed bionic prostheses for lower limbs, a project they successfully presented at the Hannover Industrial Fair in Germany. If...

New technique improves the response of the human body to implants

25 de April de 2018 | 12:00 pm
Researchers from the Center for Biomedical Technology (CTB) of Polytechnic University of Madrid (UPM) developed a new technology that allows modifying the surface of...

New liver conservation procedure decreases mortality among transplanted patients by 20%

19 de April de 2018 | 12:00 pm
Keeping a donor’s liver at room temperature some hours prior to transplantation could decrease the number of deaths among transplanted patients by 20%, according...
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