Wearable Biomarker Detection

Wearable Biomarker Detection

There’s a lot of activity in the mHealth sector around the treatment and monitoring of diabetes. The key to this activity is the ability to monitor blood sugar levels in order to alert people with diabetes to subtle but important changes in blood chemistry. Biomedical engineers are creating a wearable that achieves this which could […]

Smartphone breath-analysis for diagnosis

Smartphone breath-analysis for diagnosis

Within two years, smartphone sized devices could sample your breath as a means to test for cancer according to Billy Boyle, cofounder and president for Owlstone Nanotech. Owlstone is a spinout company from the University of Cambridge. It was initially set up to develop handheld military sensors able to detect chemicals and toxic gases in […]