Can lasers help monitor wound healing?

In our ongoing efforts to highlight diagnostics and theragnostics, we offer this interesting manuscript from Prabu and coworkers in PLoS one. Evaluating quantity and perhaps quality of collagen in tissues may be yet another means to measure what we manage.   Abstract Collagen, a triple helical protein with the primary role of mechanical function, provides tensile […]

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Ubiquity in Connectivity: Morphing the Smart Devices into Medical Care

Expanding on the popular theme this month, we at SALSA would like to discuss the current trends in smart devices that can easily translate to ‘health care robots’. The popularity of the smart phones as well as devices, supports the underlying goals to realize the theme. What started a couple of decades ago, as a […]

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