Digital Life aims to make a 3D scan of every animal species

Posted in Featured, Software on 3rd Nov, 2016
by Alex Muller

The team is working with zoos, scientists and other organisations to gain access to subjects for scanning, starting with endangered species.

Laser 'tricorder' can diagnose malaria through the skin

Posted in Medicine on 24th Jun, 2015
by Alex Muller

It's a weapon that fights malaria; a laser scan can give an accurate diagnosis in seconds, without breaking the skin.

Nanoscale composites improve MRI by ten times

Posted in Science on 19th Jun, 2014
by Alex Muller

Submicroscopic particles that contain even smaller particles of iron oxide could make magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) a far more powerful tool to detect and fight disease.

A precise new quantitative brain scan measurement method

Posted in Science on 19th Nov, 2013
by Alex Muller

Can quantify the volume of specific brain tissues, a critical measurement of the progression of brain diseases.

California startup tribogenics develops smart phone sized portable x-ray machines

Posted in Medicine on 18th Nov, 2013
by Alex Muller

The technology underlying X ray machines hasnt changed much in the last hundred years.