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Low cost rapid sensors used to rapidly detect infections in wounds

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The FINANCIAL — Low-cost screen-printed carbon sensors have been used to rapidly detect bacteria commonly found in wounds, paving the way for a real-time medical device UKRI notes.…

Researchers aim to develop tiny robotic sensors to detect bowel cancers

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The FINANCIAL --  Researchers aim to develop tiny robotic sensors to detect bowel cancers, the second most common cause of cancer death in the UK. Armed with cutting edge terahertz imaging, the sensors could be used in colonoscopies or even to detect skin tumours, allowing for diagnosis in situ without having to wait for biopsy results…