Smart Bra Monitors Hearth Health [video]

Smart Bra Monitors Hearth Health [video]

Former engineering students from MIT are developing washable, flexible circuits with sensors to capture biometric data. Bloomer Tech’s mission is tailoring cardiovascular healthcare to women. The company is currently in trials with its first product, the Bloomer...
Incubator Seeks COVID-19 Solutions

Incubator Seeks COVID-19 Solutions

Technology incubators and accelerators are not new concepts. In 2015, we wrote about the American Medical Association’s Chicago-based AMA Interaction Studio at MATTER that provides a space for healthcare professionals to interact with entrepreneurs and...
Fidget Spinner Inspires UTI Diagnostic Microlab

Fidget Spinner Inspires UTI Diagnostic Microlab

Urinary Tract Infections (UTI) are unfortunately a common condition. Each year approximately 12% of women aged 18 or older in the U.S. will report a UTI, according to a study by the University of Michigan School of Public Health. In elderly patients, UTI symptoms...
Assess Anemia with Eyelid Selfie [video]

Assess Anemia with Eyelid Selfie [video]

Physicians use complete blood count (CBC) tests to address and diagnose anemia by measuring the number, size, volume, and hemoglobin content of red blood cells. In 2015, we wrote about STAT Innovations’ early work with Eyenemia, a mobile app that estimates...