Smart technology: toilets as the next health data wellspring -- MEDICA - World Forum for Medicine

Smart technology: toilets as the next health data wellspring

15.11.2019

Image: graphic illustration of a smart toilet; Copyright: Dasom (Somi) Hwang,Joshua Coon Lab at the UW-Madison Department of Biomolecular Chemistry

This graphic illustrates how an integrated "smart toilet" system might work as a real-time method of monitoring health. While the application may be years away, proof of principle is being developed in the lab of Professor Joshua Coon.