Wireless Pressure-Sensing Eye Implant Could Help Prevent Blindness

Read about our wireless sensor for monitoring the eyes of patients with glaucoma, a disease that causes gradual loss of vision, usually as a result of excessively high pressure inside the eye. Glaucoma is the second-most-common cause of blindness after cataracts, affecting 65 million people worldwide; Caltech Story.

 

Gift Enables Transformative Advances in Health Care

The Heritage Medical Research Institute (HMRI), a nonprofit founded by physician and Caltech trustee Richard Merkin, has extended its partnership with Caltech for a minimum of three more years.  Caltech News. 

 

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“Efficient Feature Extraction and Classification Methods in Neural Interfaces” featured in THE BRIDGE published by National Academy of Engineering in the Winter 2017 edition

“Efficient Feature Extraction and Classification Methods in Neural Interfaces” featured in THE BRIDGE published by National Academy of Engineering in the Winter 2017 edition.

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Read about our implantable devices for diabetes management: Heritage Provider Network’s quarterly magazine

MICS Lab’s collaborative work with Caltech Nanofabrication Lab on micro-scale implantable devices for diabetes management featured on the cover page of the Heritage Provider Network’s quarterly magazine.

 

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Nature Biomedical Engineering: Manuel Monge’s paper on high-resolution localization of biomedical devices, featured on the cover

Research on high resolution localization of micro-scale implantable devices in collaboration with Shapiro lab gets featured on the cover page of Nature Biomedical Engineering’s September 2017 edition. Nature Biomedical Engineering

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Medicine of the Future: New Microchip Technology Could Be Used to Track Smart Pills

 

Medicine of the Future: New Microchip Technology Could Be Used to Track Smart Pills. Caltech news

 

Azita Emami

Prof. Emami to Speak at National Academy of Engineering’s (NAE)

Prof. Emami to Speak at National Academy of Engineering’s (NAE) 23rd annual U.S. Frontiers of Engineering (USFOE)
National Academy of Engineering(NAE) Press Release