Nanobiomimetic reagent-free sensing and energy storage
ABSÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s technology is based on direct electrochemical communication between the sensor and the analyte without third party involved. It offers high spatial-temporal resolution in sensory-energy images of cancer and proteins. The organic memristor/memcapacitor offers high power and energy density without a need for an electrolyte.
Aereus Shield Antimicrobial Copper Alloy Coating
Aereus Shield is a highly durable and thin antimicrobial copper alloy coating that creates a permanently active surface killing 99.9% of bacteria in under one hour. In addition it inhibits bacterial growth between routine cleanings. Surface withstands chemical cleanings, delivers continuous antibacterial action, is environmentally benign, does not need reapplication.
A solution for full connectivity and quality of service for telemedicine and physiological evaluation in moving vehicles/Blast Resolve System
Stroke occurs in 880,000 patients/year($70B cost;$140-800K/stroke); 10% of patients receive definitive treatment(2M neurons die/minute). For earlier therapy, Blast Resolve delivers a wireless/high-connectivity, telemedicine/doppler system of diagnosis/care at first response(pre-hospitally) during ambulance/hospital transport with remote/real time/expert neurological/radiologic evaluation.
Biosourced materials for the delivery of lipophilic or fragile therapeutic actives
This technology is based on the combination of biopolymers such as collagen or polysaccharides (cellulose, hyaluronic acid & chitosan) with lipid nanoparticles (LipidotsÃ‚Â®) or Cyclodextrin. These new complexed biomaterials are particularly suitable for the delivery of lipophilic drugs/ingredients, with new properties in terms of biodegradation, biosafety and shaping.
Hands free bio-sensor
We are bringing to the market the only integrated, remote and contactless bio-sensing technology that both authenticates users and monitors their physiological state. Our contactless sensor platform can continuously monitor bio-parameters as heart & respiratory rate, blood flow dynamics & muscle activity from a distance of many meters away.
Wearable Technologies for Joint Health Assessment
Researchers developed sensing modalities for providing an assessment of knee health. These modalities include sounds and swelling of the joint. The vision is to create braces, sleeves, and wraps that sense the health of the joint, and provide informed decision aids to users and caregivers alike.
Design of a Single-Bed Rapid Pressure Swing Adsorption Based Medical Oxygen Concentrator
A single-bed, proprietary design of Rapid Pressure Swing Adsorption Process was developed for the miniaturization of portable and home medical oxygen concentrators (MOCs). A prototype unit is currently under testing to demonstrate our novel MOC technology. The prototype continuously supplies 1-3 SLPM of 94% O2 from compressed ambient air.
Integrated Photonic Devices for ultrahigh-speed, space-division multiplexing optical coherence tomography
Label-free and non-destructive imaging technologies with micron-scale resolutions and hundreds of frames per second imaging speed are greatly desirable for biomedical applications.
Tumor Detection Using novel texture analysis methods
Novel technique to improve computer-aided diagnosis accuracy and clinical work-flow efficiency in the detection and classification of different tissue types and segmented diseased tissues
Point-of-Care Micro Biochip for Cancer Diagnostics
NJIT's point of care (POC) micro bio-chip is an innovative / state-of-the-art sensing technology capable of diagnosing certain cancers from a small blood sample drawn from a finger prick.
Novel Therapy for Bone Regeneration
We have discovered and developed the role of the Osteoactivin molecule to regenerate bone that will provide enhanced relief from those military personnel and patients suffering from trauma induced bone fractures requiring bone grafting with no toxic effects and side effects.
In-Situ Production of Radionuclide Molybdenum 99
PPPL researchers have developed a solution to chronic shortages of a radioactive element vital to medical exams. They have created a compact device that hospitals could install on their premises to produce the material called Technitium-99m (Tc-99m), the worldÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s most widely used medical isotope.
Rijuven Patient Care Platform
RijuvenÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Patient Care Platform provides infrastructure enabling health assessment and care delivery anywhere, any time. Integrating apps, wireless devices, POC labs, telemedicine and remote monitoring, Rijuven delivers ultra-portable care. Analytics, clinical decision support, comprehensive reports and patient management extend care models to any place and any time.
The Smart Trap is a simple yet rugged battery-operated device that autonomously detects and reports diseases carried by mosquitoes. When a specimen feeds on the Smart TrapÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s sugar bait component, it leaves behind traces of saliva, which are then assayed for transmissible amounts of pathogen.
A Model for Noninvasive Diagnosis of Eye Tumor and Estimation of Core Body Temperature by Ocular Surface Temperature
This technology provides an accurate method for detecting early-stage, asymptomatic intraocular tumors that can possibly save patients' eyes by using infrared thermography to detect intraocular tumors. Further, it estimates core body temperature, without requiring physical contact.
Quantum Dot Enabled Detection of Escherichia Coli Using a Cell-Phone
A compact, lightweight, and cost-effective fluorescent imaging and sensing platform for detecting E. coli cell-phone. Platform combines antibody functionalized glass capillaries with quantum dots as signal reporters to specifically detect E. coli particles
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Method and Device for Fluorescent Imaging of Single Nanoparticles and Viruses on a Mobile Phone
A novel field portable microscope that can be installed on a smart phone for imaging of individual NPs and viruses. This unique lightweight (~186 g) and compact opto-mechanical device can be attached to existing cell phone cameras.
Sensitive & Specific Ratiometric Fluorescence-based DNA Dectection
UC Santa Barbara researchers have created a AgNC hairpin probe to be used in nucleic acid detection. Their probe offers a more sensitive and stable signal than the commercially available molecular beacons which suffer from high manufacturing costs, complicated synthesis, and high background florescence.
Highly Stretchable Electronic Tactile Sensors
Translating sense of touch into electrical signals is difficult because the sensors are rigid and donÃ¢â‚¬â„¢t conform to the wearer. UCSB researchers have developed a "skin-like" electronic tactile sensor that can be stretched and tailored to achieve sensitivity, dynamic range, and other performance measures that are not currently available
Paramagnetic Polymers for Improved Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Current MRI contrast agents do not clear easily from patientsÃ¢â‚¬â„¢ bodies. Researchers at UCSB and UC Berkley created a new polymer used in magnetic polymers that have been used in tissues to enhance MRI images and their chemical properties suggest they should clear more easily from living organisms.
Systematic Expert Risk Assessment for SuicideÃ¢â€žÂ¢ (SERASÃ¢â€žÂ¢)
Neural-network-based decision support tool that replicates the critical thinking process of board-certified psychiatrists in assessing an individual's acute risk of suicide (i.e. risk of suicide within the next 72 hours). The first version of SERAS is designed for use in hospitals.