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Implantable biosensor that operates without batteries

ImplantableBiosensorThatOperatesWithoutBatteries
Researchers from the University of Surrey have revealed their new biodegradable motion sensor – paving the way for implanted nanotechnology that could help future sports professionals better monitor their movements to aid rapid improvements, or help caregivers remotely monitor people living with dementia

Nanosize device ‘uncloaks’ cancer cells and reveals them

NanosizeDeviceUncloaksCancerCellsInMiceAndRevealsThemToTheImmuneSystem
Scientists report they have designed and successfully tested an experimental, super small package able to deliver molecular signals that tag implanted human cancer cells in mice and make them visible for destruction by the animals’ immune systems