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12/16/2020: Intracardiac catheter with industrial-grade diamonds


ToM: Bioprinting; Interview: Atrial fibrillation; Video: Robotic arms in OR; News: Sense Glucose Earring for managing type 1 diabetes; News: Smart ring to detect fever before you feel it; News: Study details first AI tool to help labs rule-out COVID-19;
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12/02/2020: Life as printed – Bioprinting gives hope


Topic of the Month: Bioprinting: life from the printer; Video: mHealth for cardiology – CardioSecur helps from a distance; News: Open-source optical toolbox: a microscope for everyone; News: Whole-body PET/CT: World’s first installation in Bern; News: Wearables: personalizing recovery from 'lost' limbs; News: New device offers faster way to detect antibiotic-resistant bacteria
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11/25/2020: Targeted electrical stimulation with durable microimplants


Topic of the Month: Disinfection: let mist do the work; Interview: Microimplants: electricity instead of pills; News: Signals from a miniature MRI unit; News: AI program can pick best candidates for skin cancer treatment; News: 3D bioprinted heart provides new tool for surgeons
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11/18/2020: virtual.MEDICA 2020: Update from the virtual exhibition halls


Photo gallery: Wearables; Video: Interview with Prof. Georg Hoffmann; Photo gallery: Hygiene, disinfection, sterilization; Photo gallery: Imaging
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11/11/2020: virtual.MEDICA is just around the corner


Topic of the Month: Disinfection: a robot nips viruses in the bud; Interview: Wearable EEG: A comfortable way to record brain activity; News: Researchers isolate and decode brain signal patterns for specific behaviors; News: Implantable sensor could measure bodily functions and then safely biodegrade; News: Face masks don't hinder breathing during exercise
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09/16/2020: With AI against Corona


Topic of the Month: The laboratory 4.0; Video: Smartlab; News: Portable MRI brings brain imaging to the patient bedside; News: New method to fight cancer with molecular fibers; News: Powerful push for AI for cancer immunotherapy; News: Low-cost chip for detecting COVID-19 antibodies; News: Reducing mortality with an electronically controlled infusion set
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09/09/2020: Keeping the overview in the hospital with IoT solutions


Topic of the Month: The smart networking laboratory: when connected devices become one system; News: Smart sensors can advance cardiac surgery and therapy; News: Face masks: redesign to improve comfort and protection; Interview: IoT in hospitals: keeping track of every zone; News: ONLY 2 WEEKS LEFT TO TAKE PART IN THE 9th MEDICA Start-up COMPETITION
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09/02/2020: Heading for the networked laboratory


Topic of the Month: The laboratory 4.0: networked analyses; News: New X-ray detection technology developed; News: COVID-19: asthma may not be a significant risk factor; News: Project "HCA|Organoid": toward a single-cell atlas of human organoids; News: ERA-NET project NExT: earlier diagnosis of endocrine pancreatic tumors
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08/26/2020: Covid-19: innovations in the wake of the crisis


Topic of the Month: Big Data in the ICU; Interview: Israel Export Institute at MEDICA 2020; News: UCI develops low-cost accurate COVID-19 antibody detection platform; News: AI offers new clues to a 500-year old mystery about the heart; News: Exoskeleton research marches forward with study on fit; News: Toward a coronavirus breathalyzer test; News: Wounds: how skin can regenerate after severe burns
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08/19/2020: Magnetic stimulation against stroke


Topic of the Month: VitalSky: how an artificial sky improves ICU patient recovery; Video: Stroke therapy of the future: Stimulating entire networks; News: 3D printing steps up to the frontlines in the battle against Covid-19; News: Mental healthcare: diagnosis via brain scan and computer algorithm; News: Versatile new material family could build realistic prosthetics
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