Tag Archives: Medical

How to Cure Blindness with Optogenetics?

Retrosense is developing a treatment in which other cells in the retina could take the place of the rods and cones, cells which convert light into electrical signals.

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Top 50 Medical Imaging & Radiology Companies in the United States

I came across this list of companies pioneering radiology technology in United States. Hope, this link is helpful.

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Scanadu’s Star Trek-style ‘Medical Tricorder’ Scanner [VIDEO]

Tech start-up Scanadu is developing a real-life version of a Star Trek-style medical tricorder, which would be able to assess a patient’s state of health on the spot

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The Biggest Scientific Breakthrough of the Year 2011

2011 has been an amazing year for scientific discoveries. From all the innovations, over-hyped findings and controversial studies, I’d love to consider the brain chips and implants, they have to be my favorites.

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Top 10+ Biomedical Imaging Free Tutorials & Open Courses

Medical imaging is a very popular specialization of biomedical engineering, the Internet is a great place to find helpful information about a career in radiology.

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How To Treat Blindness Using a Prosthetic Eye?

A very interesting talk by Neuroscientist Sheila Nirenberg at TEDMED to create sight in people with certain kinds of blindness: by hooking into the optic nerve and sending signals from a camera direct to the brain.

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Easiest Way To Learn Human Skeleton Bone Names [Typogram]

Here’s a gorgeous Skeleton Typogram by designer Aaron Kuehn, its an amazing typographic artwork which depicts the human skeleton using the actual words for each bone.

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New CT Scan Application : Reconstruction of Faces of Unidentified Victims

I came across an article in The Washington Post, which highlights the application of CT scan as a method to reconstruct the faces of the unidentified victims in cold cases. Now, isn’t this innovative ?

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microOCT : High-Resolution Medical Imaging Technology

Optical coherence tomography (OCT) is already well established in medical imaging. Its basically a interferometric method for optical signal acquisition and processing. How about microOCT technology ? Lets explore it…

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World’s Smallest Medical Video Camera at 0.99 mm

Here, is an Israeli Biomedical company Medigus Ltd. which claims to have developed the World’s Smallest Medical Video Camera. Lets explore the specifications and biomedical applications…

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