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Silicone 3D printing for wearables

Silicone 3D Printing Paving The Way for Soft Robotics And Wearables

Researches in the medical field are causing a rise in wearables and soft robotics. Recent research published in Nature explains how soft materials can be fabricated with micron resolution for complex systems like robotics and next-generation wearables. Additive manufacturing has a wide range of applications and addresses many challenges inherited from conventional molding techniques such […]
Electronic Skin Senses Pain

Artificial Electronic Skin Senses Pain, Temperature As Fast As Human Skin

Researchers at RMIT University in Australia have developed electronic artificial skin that reacts to pain just like human skin. The wearable sticker-like device can clear the way for better prosthetics, smarter robotics and noninvasive alternatives to skin grafts, according to a news release. The device mimics the body’s near-instant feedback response and can react to […]
Micro LEDs for Wearables

Scientists Develop Micro LEDs That Can Be Used In Bendable, Wearable Electronics

Researchers at UT Dallas and their international colleagues have developed a method to create micro LEDs that can be folded, twisted, cut and stuck to different surfaces. Their invention helps pave the way for the next generation of flexible, wearable technology. Read more Georgia Tech Research On Flexible Electronics Shows Promise For Spinal Injury Therapies […]
Withings ScanWatch CE certification

Withings ScanWatch Receives CE Certification For Medical Devices

Withings announced that its ScanWatch has received CE marking for medical devices. It means the smartwatch can be sold in Europe. The watch is now available in Europe for 279€. Unveiled at the CES 2020, the smartwatch can take ECG, detect sleep apnea and boasts an estimated 12 months of battery life. According to Withings, […]
Biofourmis raises 100 million dollars

Biofourmis Raises $100 Million In Series C Funding To Accelerate Global Expansion

Biofourmis, which combines AI-based data analytics and biosensors to monitor the progress of medical treatments, has raised $100 million Series C financing round led by SoftBank Vision Fund 2, with participation by existing investors Openspace Ventures, MassMutual Ventures, Sequoia Capital, and EDBI. Read more Biofourmis’ AI-Powered Tech Being Used in Remote Monitoring of COVID-19 Patients […]
Pixee medical Vuzix M400 Knee Surgery

Pixee Medical Successfully Finishes its First Total Knee Replacement Surgery Guided Only by the...

Vuzix announced that Pixee Medical, a France-based medical company, in collaboration with Dr. Jérôme Villeminot and his team from Clinique St Odile in Haguenau, France, have successfully validated a new milestone by using Knee+, the first total knee replacement AR navigation system, solely guided by the Vuzix M400 AR Smart Glasses. The Vuzix M400 Smart […]