TechConnect Innovation Program

BANM (Bonding, Attenuated Noise, Monitoring) System for Infant Incubators/Beds

Northern Illinois University, Illinois, United States

TECHNOLOGY SUMMARY

New technology has been developed to generate a safe, quiet environment for the newborn in the incubator; non-invasive monitoring the infant’s health condition; and provides bonding opportunities for infant and caregivers both inside and outside the NICU. This invention can monitor infant’s health by analyzing the sound generated by infants.

Primary Application Area: Medical Devices

Technology Development Status: Prototype

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SHOWCASE SUMMARY

Organization Type: Academic/Gov Lab

Showcase Booth #: 707

Website: www.niu.edu

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