Monthly Archives: October 2014

New Costly Cancer Treatments Face Hurdles Getting to Patients

Cancer treatments that genetically modify patients’ blood cells to target the disease have shown amazing results in trials. Now drug companies and biotechs must overcome big hurdles to get them into hospitals, including their potential cost. Source: online.wsj.com See on … Continue reading

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A batteryless cardiac pacemaker based on self-winding wristwatch

The energy harvesting device is sutured directly onto the myocardium (credit: European Society of Cardiology) A new batteryless cardiac pacemaker controlled Source: http://www.kurzweilai.net See on Scoop.it – Medicine in Pictures

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