Deploying a stent from Cook Medical

June 19, 2014

Animation of Cook Medical's Zilver PTX, the world's first and only drug-eluting stent for the superficial femoral artery, being deployed.


Wireless technology uses thousands of tiny liquid crystals on a flexible substrate to sense heat.

November 21, 2014

Measurements of thermal diffusivity used a wireless, active e-TLC, with a transmission antenna located about 10cm away that was adjusted to achieve a peak change in temperature of a few degrees (RF... Read More

Skin-like device monitors cardiovascular, skin health

November 21, 2014

The skin-like device is shown on the wrist during an occlusion test. Temperature decreases as the blood is occluded and then increases as it's released. The color is showing from blue to green right... Read More

7 fnger robot

September 1, 2014

Researchers at MIT have developed a robot that enhances the grasping motion of the human hand. Read More