Archive: June 2023


Intelligent patch for remote monitoring of pregnancy

With the help of novel wearables and smart textiles, researchers in the EU-funded Newlife project aim to enable continuous obstetric monitoring in everyday life.

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Smart patch could improve patients’ sleep

A Danish start-up has developed a new smart sensor for monitoring patients, which is undergoing trials with patients at the Psychiatric Research Unit at the...

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Patch uses nanomagnets to detect muscle movement through the skin

Using nanomagnets composites and conductive yarn, US scientists at the University of California, Los Angeles have invented a smart textile that can sense and measure...

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Wearable monitor detects stress hormone levels across a full day

Early warning signs of diseases caused by dysfunctional levels of stress hormones could be spotted more easily owing to a new wearable device developed by...

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Abdominal sealant patch with sensor function

To ensure that wounds remain tightly sealed in the abdomen after surgery, researchers at Empa and ETH Zürich in Switzerland have developed a patch with...

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