#Health

Virtual Reality & Robotics Help Paralyzed Patients Learn to Walk Again

3 years ago — Long Read

Long-term paraplegics, fully paralysed from the waist down, have experienced a partial recovery after training with virtual reality (VR) and robotic technologies.

Eight innovative researchers awarded prestigious Enterprise Fellowships

3 years ago — Quick Read

The Royal Academy of Engineering’s Enterprise Hub has awarded Enterprise Fellowships to support eight researchers in in developing their innovations. These researchers were recognised as developing some of the most...

New collaboration to offer 3D printed implants to UK patients

4 years ago — Quick Read

JRI Orthopaedics, a Sheffield healthcare company has partnered with 3D printing services provider Mobelife to provide hip and shoulder implants to patients who face challenging reconstructive surgery. The partnership is...

New technology could detect cancers earlier

4 years ago — Quick Read

A simple blood test being developed by genomics company Illumina could spot cancer signs from drops of blood in healthy people before any signs of symptoms. Renowned tech founders like...

Smartphones to have ‘diet scanner’ technology

4 years ago — Quick Read

Technology which allows users to find out the sugar content in fruit or the fat in a piece of cheese could soon be widespread within a few years. Israeli start-up...

Investment in centres to tackle life-threatening diseases

4 years ago — Quick Read

On Wednesday, George Freeman, the Life Sciences Minister, announced a new investment worth £10 million for five new UK-wide research centres. The centres, which are funded by the Engineering and...