All things tech in the west

Tag: health

Bristol researchers to develop smart knee for prosthetics

12th June 2017
Rio Paralympic Triathlon Gold Medallist Andy Lewis to test the 'bio-inspired' and more responsive prosthetic knee
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Life saving tech for epilepsy suffers built by Bristol-based Tap2Tag

1st June 2017
Tap2Tag's founder Chris Ford tells us about the simple wearable solution that allows medics and emergency services instant access to patient's life saving medical information
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Become a health tech hero

23rd May 2017
Meet the organisations that can help you become a health tech entrepreneur in the Bristol and Bath region
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11 ways South West health tech is improving lives

22nd May 2017
Everything from robotic trousers and intelligent bandages to healthcare chatbots and apps
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Tech startup accelerator ADV invests in MoveGB

9th May 2017
Investment initiative starts using its £150m funding pot to fund 4 startups including Bath-based fitness firm
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£470K fund opens to develop ideas to get people cycling and walking more

24th April 2017
Got a tech or digital idea that gets people out of cars and off sofas? InnovateUk may be able to help make it a reality
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5 ways tech companies in the South West are you helping you enjoy sport

7th April 2017
With Bristol now the 2017 European City of Sport, we share some of the innovative ways Bristol and Bath companies are combing sports and technology
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Bristol innovators pitch to save and improve lives at MedTech Investment Showcase

21st March 2017
Investors were looking for commercially viable products and services that can save the NHS money
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Bristol pushes forward with €4m wearable robotic project

15th March 2017
Haptic feedback and smart glasses to improve keyhole surgery
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Bristol-based health tech startup Forth with Life impresses the crowd

13th March 2017
Following support from the Crowd10 programme, the startup is already over 80% of the way to hitting its crowdfunding target
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Chaos theory improves heart disease treatment in smart pacemaker

14th February 2017
Sensor fusion and nonlinear systems at heart of £4m European project led by University of Bath
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BrisSynBio invite applicants to apply for its first biotech business course

10th February 2017
BrisSynBio hopes its 4-day MBA will help to build new biotech companies as well as a national network of biotech entrepreneurs
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Micrima expand offices to develop advanced breast cancer screening tech

30th January 2017
The Bristol-based medtech company is revolutionising the way in which breast cancer is detected
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Meet Rivalled: the app that wants students to get enthusiastic about sport

27th January 2017
And you can help them raise the funds to do so on Crowdcube today!
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Bath researchers develop test bed for diabetes

20th January 2017
Seminar looks at digital technologies to manage the condition
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Healthcare from your Living Room: learn about the future of assistive tech and IoT beds

19th January 2017
Sign up to the event designed to help you gear up your home with health tech
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Nymbl Science – the health app that provides a metric for your balance

20th December 2016
In fear of falling over? Nymbl Science is here to help you keep your feet firmly on the ground
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University of Bath develops ‘smart bandages’ to detect early infection

13th December 2016
What if your bandage could tell you when you have an infection?
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Winner of the KPMG best mobile app competition (South) announced

29th November 2016
From speedy services to food waste solutions, meet the pitchers and find out the winner!
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Bristol Professor Sanja Dogramadzi named as one of the top women in robotics

9th November 2016
We chat to Sanja about her research at the Bristol Robotics Laboratory and being named in RoboHub's '25 women in robotics you need to know about' list
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