micra

Medtronic Micra, the world’s smallest pacemaker

It is implanted via transfemoral route completely inside the heart. It avoids many complications since it does not need the use of cardiac leads nor a chest pocket for the pacemaker to reside in.

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Kivi Soul eMOTION, a revolutionary wheelchair accessible car

Kivi Soul eMOTION is the small-sized car Kia Soul adaptation that has become the only car, driven directly from a wheelchair, to have a European Approval.

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3D-trachea

How a 3D printer saved a baby’s life

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mHealth

mHealth, the future of healthcare

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Entrega de becas de posgrado de la Caixa

Los Reyes de España presidieron el pasado viernes 10 de abril en Barcelona, la 33ª ceremonia de entrega de becas de la Caixa para posgrados en el extranjero.

Entre las becas concedidas, 65 son para cursar estudios en Europa, 48 en América del Norte y 7 en Asia. La edad media de los becarios es de 25 años, siendo el 43% mujeres y el 57% hombres. Asimismo, los candidatos se enmarcan en 19 disciplinas distintas, siendo las siguientes las más representadas: biología, ingenierías, economía y empresa, física y ciencias políticas y sociología.

Vídeo de los Reyes durante la entrega de becas

 

Entrega Becas laCaixa 2015

bigger-is-better

Breaking down brain myths

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HAL

Walking with a robot suit

The Hybrid Assistive Limb (HAL robot) is a powered exoskeleton suit developed by Tsukuba University and Cyberdyne; designed to support and expand physical capabilities, particularly for people with physical disabilities.

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evena-glasses

Evena Medical smart glasses detect patient veins for precise intravenous placement

These smart glasses from Evena Medical allow nurses to see through a patient’s skin to the vasculature beneath. The pain caused by a nurse stick trying to locate a vein multiple times to draw blood is about to be history.

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babybe

BABYBE, helping babies to feel their mother’s chest inside the incubator

The device takes physical manifestations of the mother’s emotions (heart beat, breathing pattern and voice) and replicates them in real time inside the mattress the baby lies on.

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The science of depression

What’s going on inside of a depressed person?
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