Saturday, April 4, 2020

Solar-powered skin for prosthetic limbs

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Engineers from the University of Glasgow, who have previously developed an ‘electronic skin’ covering for prosthetic hands made from graphene, have found a way to use some of graphene’s remarkable physical properties to use energy from the sun to power the skin.

Low-cost prosthetic foot that can be tailored to an individual

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MIT engineers have developed a simple, low-cost, passive prosthetic foot that can be tuned to an individual’s body weight and size.
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OTs – The Figurative Backbone of a Hospital

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Transasia showcases its best technologies at a host of national conferences across the country

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Held between 24th - 27th October 2018 at Goa, the 45th National Conference of Association of Clinical Biochemists of India (ACBICON) hosted faculty from across the world, who shared their expertise on varied topics of interest such as cancer genomics, micro RNAs as novel biomarkers and tools for personalised cancer diagnostics, amongst others.

Tactile breast examination emerges as a viable robust screening technique

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New measures having positive impact on Ebola response in Congo

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New measures to succeed challenges in the response to the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) are having an assertive impact.

Need adequate, efficient blood bank infra

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