Report from Asia: Rani insulin delivery system could eliminate traditional injection site pain
Rani Therapeutics (San Jose, California) is working on a delivery system for insulin that could provide relief for millions of people who must undergo regular painful injections to deal with conditions such as diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis and multiple sclerosis.
Acrimony, acronyms, and life inside the Beltway
It s that fun time of even-numbered years again when events in Washington bog down with the impending congressional summer recess and the November elections hanging over the heads of nearly everyone in Congress. Despite that Damoclean discomfort, shouldn t we be rewarded with a regular set of spending bills?
ReWalk Robotics secures FDA clearance for exoskeleton for paraplegic patients
In 1997, Amit Goffer, an Israeli inventor, was severely paralyzed as a result of an ATV accident. Not content with his condition or the level of innovation available for paralyzed patients, Goffer, who is now a quadriplegic, began work on mobility devices. His work paid off as he eventually developed an exoskeleton to help paraplegic patients walk.