Phyzio – Personalised Pain Relief

1.What is it? A portable device offering instant pain relief using neurostimulation and an app based program to track your progress and prevent future pain in the long term. Phyzio can be used at any time, any place and will be available for shipping from July 2019. 2. Why is it important? Acknowledging our society’s…

DNA Digital Storage

1.What is it? A method of storing digital data on fragments of synthesised DNA for high capacity and low maintenance information storage. A solution to minimise the occupation of physical space and avoid losing access to information on storage devices such as a USB or a hard drive which are inevitable to becoming obsolete with…

Zipstitch – Hospital Grade Skin Closure

1.What is it? Zipstitch is an FDA approved technology proven to be more effective than stitches or staples for wound closures, both in and outside of surgery. It is also available commercially to help in closure of small to medium size lacerations outside of hospital. (1) 2.Why is it important? When small or medium lacerations…

Siren Diabetic Socks

1.What is it? Siren Diabetic smart socks with microsensors aim to help notify diabetic patients of ulcer risks. Neurofabric is used to create these socks which record temperature of the feet which can be tracked on an app for a personalised support system; available on IOS and Android. 2. Why is it important? Diabetic neuropathy…

Pulsante microstimulator for cluster headaches

1.What is it? Pulsante SPG Microstimulator is a wireless device relieving cluster headaches as the only neuromodulation therapy currently available with published results. The remote control interacts with a micro chip implant over the sphenopalatine ganglion to inhibit the pain pathway and here’s why the market is ready for Pulsante… 2. Why is it important?…

Sapiens Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation

1.What is it? Edwards life sciences’ FDA approved Sapien 3 Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation (TAVI) is a revolutionary aortic valve replacement method that provides a significantly less invasive alternative to open heart surgery, in the treatment of aortic valve disease 2.Why is it important? With an ageing population worldwide, the incidence of valvular heart disease…

Butterfly iQ Handheld Ultrasound

1.What is it? The butterfly iQ is an FDA approved handheld ultrasound device designed by Butterfly Network Inc. to revolutionise the ultrasound market with its extremely competitive price point and handheld functionality Allowing for multipurpose scanning using just the help of the paired app installed on a phone or tablet linked via a cable to…

EVA COLPO for Women’s Health

1.What is it? A wireless, portable and internet connected video colposcope currently being used in over 29 countries to better target women’s health and allow patients to have a more personal approach to their screenings. The AI AVE algorithm is undergoing a pilot study for a critical analysis of how well the device can determine…

Sugar IQ for Diabetes

1.What is it? Sugar IQ is an app which forecasts blood sugar levels using AI to alert the user prior to a hypoglycaemic or hyperglycaemic episode for patients taking multiple insulin doses per day using the Guardian Connect glucose monitoring system. This is an FDA approved app developed by IBM Watson and Medtronic and currently…

IBM Fingernail Sensor for Parkinson’s

1.What is it? This fingernail sensor is a wearable, wireless device being developed by the IBM research team that monitors changes in the degree of bend in the fingernail, offering surprising information on health status In particular the sensor measures grip strength, which has been associated with the effectiveness of medication in Parkinson’s disease, the…