Posts Tagged University

Fighting Bacteria Infection using Wireless Electroceutical Dressing

A new type of surgical dressing might provide a better resistant to bacterial infection and combat antibiotic resistance by using weak electric fields. “Drug resistance in bacteria is a major threat and antibiotic-resistant biofilm infections are estimated to account for at least 75 percent of bacterial infections in […]

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The Most Advanced Microscope of Our Generation

Medical Engineers' blog

Scientists of Oldenburg University utilises a new type of ‘robotic microscope’ to automatically record, scan, and document fine tissue sample. For Prof. Dr. Henrik Mouritsen, a neurobiologist and main user of the microscope, “the sample is automatically digitised, therefore it can be used years later without any […]

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Why is a Robot the Future of Medical Rehabilitation?

Researchers at Ben-Gurion University is undertaking a study to improve the physical rehabilitation process by personalising the robot interaction with the human. For Dr. Shelly Levy-Tzedek, head of the Cognition, Aging, and Rehabilitation lab focuses her research on the use of robots for rehabilitation patients. The motivation of […]

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Nintendo’s Wii is the Answer to Improve the Health of Patients with Parkinson

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The new research is currently underway to utilise Nintendo’s Wii game console as the solution to help people with Parkinson disease to improve their movements and speech. Researchers will ask the participants to stand on a balance board and move a cursor to a specific target, therefore […]

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The Latest Graduate Scheme Opportunity

The latest graduate scheme opportunities at Aseptium

Are you currently looking for graduate scheme opportunity? Our friend at Aseptium might surprise you with the two positions for you to apply as: Life SCIENCES GRADUATE Job Description: To project manage the implementation of ISO 13485 Quality Management System to evaluate and test medical devices and consumables, as well […]

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Can you help to keep medical device graduates in our industry?

Earlier this year I had a conversation with a head lecturer at one of the UK’s leading Universities. I was amazed to hear him speak about how half the graduates studying degrees with pathways into the Medical Device & Diagnostic Industry ended up working in other industries […]

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Medical Engineers work closely with academia

Medical Engineers work closely with academia, visiting the top 20 universities that offer degrees that specifically benefit our industry. We help students understand how to market themselves to potential employers and move into the commercial world. During our visit we cover: Where to find unadvertised jobs This […]

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