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Harnessing Synesthesia to Allow Seeing Using Ears

Restoring sight in blind people is the focus of countless research teams around the world. There are technologies already available, such as recently …

Alpha IMS Vision Restoring Wireless Retinal Implant Now Cleared in Europe

Germany’s <b>Retina Implant AG</b> has received European regulatory approval to begin offering its Alpha IMS implant for restoration of moderate sight in …

Proteins key in stem cell production identified

Researchers may be one step closer to a 'recipe' for large-scale production of stem cells for use in research and therapy.

Magnetically Controlled Microrobots for Minimally Invasive Eye Surgeries

Today’s ophthalmic surgeons continue to rely on on bulky, manually operated tools that can be quite invasive while being limited as to what can be …

Flexible, Transparent Electronics for Contact Lens Video Displays

Flexible electronics is a hot research topic for medical device development which promises advancements such as turning simple vascular balloons into …

New Microsoft Kinect Measures Heartbeat from Skin Tone Changes

Yesterday <b>Microsoft</b> released its new Xbox One gaming system, and with it a new Kinect camera. The original Kinect somewhat surprisingly found use in …

GE Introduces MAVRIC SL MRI Sequence to Improve Visualisation Around Metal Implants

<b>GE Healthcare</b> has introduced a new MRI technique that improves imaging of soft tissue and bone in patients with metal joint implants. MAVRIC SL, as …

2013突破性科学技术之“记忆植入体”

Cloud-Based Fundus Photography Tool for Faster and Better Image Analysis

A new tool for ophthalmologists and optometrists is now available online, making it easier to monitor changes in the eye. <b>EyeIC</b> has released a …