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  1. EU awards 3.3 million to RASimAs for simulating anesthesia outcome

    News Article A better outlook for those about to undergo surgery or have a child: The RASimAs project has been awarded 3.3 million euros to work on a virtual reality simulator for doctors performing regional anesthesia. This tool supports prediction and a ...

    Newsroom Editor - 21/01/2014 - 15:16

  2. Video: How to optimise radiotherapy for cancer treatment?

    Audiovisual This video explains how the BonFIRE project infrastructure can be used to execute an application which calculates the correct dose for radiotherapy treatments in each single patient. 21/01/2014- 15:01 Retweet this Do Not Publish as Rapid Press ...

    Newsroom Editor - 21/01/2014 - 15:49

  3. Mobility for renal patients with wearable artificial kidney

    Projects news and results In the near future, chronic renal patients don't have to constantly go to the hospital anymore for a dialysis. The experts of the EU-funded NEPHRON+ project are testing a mobile artificial kidney for continuous on-body blood ...

    Newsroom Editor - 10/01/2014 - 11:32

  4. Work out to catch up

    Audiovisual Preterm infants have a higher risk for neurological damage. They are given rehabilitation sessions a few times a week but basic neuroscience indicates that it would be necessary to provide them with an early, intensive and multiaxial intervent ...

    Newsroom Editor - 20/02/2014 - 13:35

  5. Updated Q&As on Horizon 2020, eHealth

    Call documents In the pdf document below (under "Related Documents") you can find regularly updated questions and answers (Q&As) related to the two eHealth calls of the 2014 Work Program of Horizon 2020 (PHC 26 and PHC 34). The Q&As are ...

    Newsroom Editor - 20/03/2014 - 10:24

  6. OraMod project: Helping clinicians predict oral cavity cancer reoccurrence

    Projects news and results Genomic markers and computer models can predict the reoccurance of oral cavity cancer. But these innovative diagnostic technologies are currently stuck in labs and are not being used by clinicians in hospitals. The EU-funded proj ...

    Newsroom Editor - 18/02/2014 - 17:32

  7. Video: Amputee can feel with bionic hand

    Audiovisual Dennis Aabo Sørensen is the first amputee in the world to feel sensory rich information – in real time – with a prosthetic hand wired to nerves in his upper arm. 17/02/2014- 15:28 Sørensen could grasp objects intuitively and identify what he w ...

    Newsroom Editor - 18/02/2014 - 17:38

  8. Revolutionising clinical trials: Computer simulations instead of tests on animals or humans

    Projects news and results Clinical trials to test new drugs, devices or treatments are not only expensive, they are also risky for the test subjects; animals or humans. Solution: Perform the tests using high-quality and reliable computer simulations. The ...

    Newsroom Editor - 08/07/2015 - 20:53

  9. €4 Million for removing cancer cells in organs with ultrasound

    Projects news and results Removing a tumor without a scalpel or x-rays? This is possible thanks to a certain type of ultrasound: Strong, concentrated ultrasonic waves are directed at the patient's body in such a way that they heat and kill individual ...

    Newsroom Editor - 04/04/2014 - 11:08

  10. Chewing sensor development

    Projects news and results The Swiss Center for Electronics & Microtechnology CSEM, one of the partners of the SPLENDID project (part of the Seventh Framework Program), is developing chewing sensors in the fight against obesity. 28/04/2014- 20:38 Retwe ...

    Newsroom Editor - 30/04/2014 - 19:13