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Quantum cascade laser may lead to prickless blood sugar monitoring

08/27/2014

A team of researchers at Princeton University has developed a way to use a quantum cascade laser (QCL) to measure blood sugar noninvasively.

Micro-optical/plasmonic resonator paves the way for power-on-a-chip applications

Micro-optical/plasmonic resonator paves the way for power-on-a-chip applications

08/26/2014 By combining plasmonics and optical microresonators, researchers at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Urbana, IL) and Iowa State University (Am...

Glucose meter incorporates photonic crystal to help provide continuous monitoring

08/26/2014 University of Illinois researchers have developed a continuous glucose-monitoring material that changes color as glucose levels fluctuate, with super-presise...

Laser optical tweezers show how malaria parasites invade red blood cells

08/21/2014 In hopes of more effective vaccine or drug development that will block malaria parasites' invasion of red blood cells, a team of researchers used laser optic...

Fiber laser marketing report from Strategies Unlimited available for pre-order

08/20/2014

This report from Strategies Unlimited covers the growing opportunities of fiber lasers and contains a 5-year forecast for each segment studied.

Optogenetics helps clarify brain circuit, aiming for new treatments for psychiatric disorders

08/20/2014 Researchers at NYU Langone Medical Center and colleagues used optogenetics (a technique that uses light to turn nerve cells on and off) to help record the ac...

BiOptix receives additional $1.4M in funding

08/19/2014 Optical biodetection company BiOptix has received an additional $1.4 million in financing from existing investors, which will be used to expand sales and mar...

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Janssen Diagnostics, Asuragen seal next-generation sequencing deal

M2PHARMA-August 26, 2014-Janssen Diagnostics, Asuragen seal next-generation sequencing deal26 August 2014 - Janssen Diagnostics LLC, part of US Joh...

FDA approves Nipro Diagnostics' two TRUE METRIX blood glucose systems

M2PHARMA-August 26, 2014-FDA approves Nipro Diagnostics' two TRUE METRIX blood glucose systems26 August 2014 - US diabetes monitoring and managemen...

Excelitas Technologies® Corp. Introduces New OmniCure® AC Series...

Mississauga, Canada — Excelitas Technologies Corp., a global technology leader focused on delivering innovative light delivery solutions ...

Nipro Diagnostics Announces FDA Clearance of Its Newest Blood Glucose Mo...

Aug. 25 -- US-based Nipro Diagnostics issued the following news release:Nipro Diagnostics, Inc., today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Admini...
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