CE Mark Patient Monitoring Sensors

Dexcom lands CE Mark for G6 glucose monitor

Released on June 9, 2020

Dexcom (NSDQ:DXCM) announced today that it received CE Mark approval in Europe for its G6 continuous glucose monitoring system. The Dexcom G6 […]

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Digital Health Patient Monitoring Sensors

Review: Abbott’s FreeStyle Libre 14-day system cuts diabetes management costs

Released on June 9, 2020

A new study published in US Endocrinology found Abbott’s continuous glucose monitoring system, the FreeStyle Libre, demonstrated significant cost savings for diabetic care compared to […]

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Digital Health Neuro Sensors

French firm Withings launches under-the-mattress sleep tracking mat

Released on April 29, 2020

French digital health firm Withings has unveiled its latest sleep-tracking device – a mat which can be used to detect sleep […]

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Patient Monitoring Sensors Wearables

This Caltech-developed electronic skin is fully powered by sweat

Released on April 24, 2020

Caltech researchers are touting an “electronic skin” (e-skin) applied to real skin that can monitor health indicators with fuel from the […]

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Diagnostics Sensors

This sensor could detect COVID-19 in the air

Released on April 21, 2020

  Researchers at the Swiss Federal Laboratory have developed a sensor that can quickly and reliably detect SARS-CoV-2, the COVID-19 virus. […]

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Patient Monitoring Sensors Wearables

SPHCC employs IoT tech and wearable sensors to monitor COVID-19 patients

Released on April 3, 2020

At the end of January, MobiHealthNews reported that Shanghai Public Health Clinical Center (SPHCC), was using California-based connected health startup VivaLNK’s […]

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Cardiology Sensors Wearables

Highly Sensitive Wearable Strain Sensor Uses Light for Detection

Released on March 24, 2020

Stick-on strain sensors that can accurately measure the flexion of joints, big and small, have turned out hard to make. Piezoresistive […]

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Cardiology Implantables Sensors

Respirix for Non-Invasive Cardiopulmonary Monitoring: Interview with CEO Eric Kriegstein

Released on March 17, 2020

For patients with cardiopulmonary illnesses such as chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD or congestive heart failure (CHF), few technologies exist to […]

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Patient Monitoring Sensors Wearables

Can Remote Patient Monitoring Curb COVID-19?

Released on March 16, 2020

BioIntelliSense’s BioSticker wearable sensor for monitoring patient vital signs remotely could prove useful during the COVID-19 pandemic. FDA cleared early this year to […]

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M&A Sensors

TE Connectivity acquires majority share of First Sensor

Released on March 12, 2020

(NYSE:TEL) announced today that it has completed its public takeover of First Sensor  (XTRA:SIS) and now holds 71.87% shares of that […]

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Cardiology Pediatrics Sensors

Advanced Wireless Neonatal Body Monitors to Improve Outcomes

Released on March 11, 2020

Babies that end up in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) or pediatric intensive care unit (PICU) are monitored via a […]

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Funding Imaging Sensors

SiLC Technologies raises $12 million for long-range lidar sensors

Released on March 4, 2020

SiLC Technologies, a silicon photonics startup specializing in photonic sensor and 3D imaging applications, today announced that it has closed a […]

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