Jason Heikenfeld http://wvxu.org en Star Trek-like Tricorder in the works http://wvxu.org/post/star-trek-tricorder-works-0 <p>The first step in <strong>developing a Tricorder device </strong>may only be a few years away. UC researcher Jason Heikenfeld is testing his band-aid like patch. With just a few drops of sweat, it will monitor health and diagnose disease on people and in the lab using artificial skin that mimics sweat. Ann Thompson reports in <strong>"Focus on Technology."</strong></p><p><strong> Fri, 28 Jun 2013 09:31:10 +0000 Ann Thompson 14244 at http://wvxu.org Star Trek-like Tricorder in the works Take charge of your health with a tricorder-like device http://wvxu.org/post/take-charge-your-health-tricorder-device <P><A href="http://secs.ceas.uc.edu/devices/">University of Cincinnati researchers </A>are developing a Star Trek-like tricorder device to help you monitor your own health.</P> <P align=left>The<A href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tricorder"> tricorder</A>, known for its ability in part to diagnose disease, isn't so futuristic anymore.</P> <P align=left>Diamond Select Toys simulates the sound of the Star Trek device. Mon, 18 Feb 2013 09:00:00 +0000 Ann Thompson 9277 at http://wvxu.org Take charge of your health with a tricorder-like device Star Trek-like Tricorder in the works http://wvxu.org/post/star-trek-tricorder-works <p>The first&nbsp;step in&nbsp;<strong>developing a&nbsp;Tricorder device&nbsp;</strong>may only be a few years away. UC researcher Jason Heikenfeld&nbsp;is testing his band-aid like patch. With just a few drops of sweat, it will monitor health and diagnose disease on people and in the lab using artificial skin that mimics sweat. Ann Thompson reports in <strong>"Focus on Technology."</strong></p><p></p><p><strong> Fri, 15 Feb 2013 10:31:10 +0000 Ann Thompson 9192 at http://wvxu.org Star Trek-like Tricorder in the works