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Friday, 29 March, 2013

Mind-controlled exoskeleton to help disabled people walk again

Projects news and results Mind-controlled exoskeleton to help disabled people walk again 07/03/2013 Every year thousands of people in Europe are paralysed by a spinal cord injury. Many are young adults, facing the rest of their lives confined to a wheelch ...

Tuesday, 26 March, 2013

Managing diabetes with data and ingenuity

Projects news and results Managing diabetes with data and ingenuity 14/03/2013 An EU-funded project has developed a device which can predict sugar highs and lows for people with diabetes and provide them with advice on how to manage their glucose levels. ...

Tuesday, 4 April, 2017

Make light work for medicine

Brochure Make light work for medicine 31/01/2013 A project that supports collaboration between researchers, industry and clinicians is helping Europe become a world leader in this exciting new discipline of biophotonics. These days light is frequently use ...

Friday, 7 September, 2012

A network to guide the future of computing

Projects news and results A network to guide the future of computing 06/09/2012 More computer processing power means more performance, which, in turn, means new applications, devices and entirely new markets for products and services. But current technolo ...

Friday, 31 August, 2012

From Rubik to research, Hungary's colourful innovations

Projects news and results From Rubik to research, Hungary's colourful innovations 23/08/2012 Challenging, colourful, multifaceted and at times surprising, the Rubik's Cube is probably one of the most famous inventions to emerge from Hungary. But ...

Tuesday, 28 August, 2012

Search technology that can gauge opinion and predict the future

Projects news and results Search technology that can gauge opinion and predict the future 28/08/2012 Inspired by a system for categorising books proposed by an Indian librarian more than 50 years ago, a team of EU-funded researchers have developed a new k ...

Tuesday, 28 August, 2012

A whisker-inspired approach to tactile sensing

Projects news and results A whisker-inspired approach to tactile sensing 15/08/2012 Inspired by the twitching whiskers of common rats and Etruscan shrews, EU-funded researchers have developed rodent-like robots and an innovative tactile sensor system that ...

Tuesday, 28 August, 2012

Estonia, highly networked and highly innovative

Projects news and results Estonia, highly networked and highly innovative 08/08/2012 Estonians may not have invented the internet, but when it comes to doing interesting, innovative or just plain useful things online the small Baltic country has long been ...

Friday, 24 August, 2012

Supercomputers target HIV

Projects news and results Supercomputers target HIV 28/09/2011 A world-class supercomputing infrastructure, developed by EU-funded scientists, has enabled new insights into HIV research. It provides the processing power necessary to study the molecular me ...

Friday, 24 August, 2012

Reducing the adverse drug event death toll

Projects news and results Reducing the adverse drug event death toll 30/11/2011 By some estimates, inappropriate drug prescriptions claim the lives of more Europeans each year than traffic accidents. EU-funded researchers are using ICT to prevent such inc ...

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