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Wearable heart rate monitor vary by activity

Heart Rate Measurements of Wearables Vary by Activity, Not Skin Tone, Duke Study Reveals

Engineers at Duke University have shown that while different wearable technologies, like smart watches and fitness trackers, can accurately measure heart rate across a variety of skin tones, the accuracy […]
Fathom AI to predict injury

Duke Athletes Develop Wearable That Can Predict Injuries Before They Happen and Accelerate Healing

From muscle strains to ankle sprains, sports can bring about a number of injuries. Sometimes preventing common sports injuries is beyond our control, but many times sports injuries are preventable. […]
Duke university printed electronics

Printed Electronics Paves the Way for Bandages, Electric Tattoos and Biosensors

Flexible electronics are vital for monitoring various physiological parameters. At present, manufacturing flexible electronics requires chemical baths, hardening methods, and baking in high temperature to purify the material. Now, engineers […]
Brain tumor pied piper device

New Device Lures Brain Tumor Cells to Death, FDA Designates it “Breakthrough Device”

Location of brain tumors are hard to access and the blood-brain barrier prevents most drugs from reaching their targets, this makes treating brain tumors notoriously difficult. Now, a new device […]