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CogniOn

CogniOn is developing a next generation human/machine interface platform to enhance the treatment of refractory chronic pain through the development of an advanced neuromodulation platform for the treatment of refractory chronic pain at single neuron resolution that employs in vivo energy harvesting. Through incremental advances, downstream clinical systems will merge with human enhancement applications, culminating in the development of a nanomedically enabled Brain/Cloud Interface (B/CI).

CogniOn will work in conjunction with NeuroStym, NA, and EELAI toward the development of a human Brain/Cloud Interface (B/CI).

Extensive in vitro/advanced microfluidic “brain on a chip” investigations will initially be undertaken in the laboratory prior to integrating the resulting technologies with humanoid robotic avatars for further extensive testing. When such B/CI systems attain the level of sophistication wherein nanomedical platforms may be utilized, which have been medically and technically approved and deemed as safe for use in humans, volunteer human subjects will be engaged for the initial testing of a true B/CI.

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Frank Boehm contributes to ‘Immune Aspects of Biopharmaceuticals and Nanomedicines’ – CRC Press

October 17th, 2018|0 Comments

Immune Aspects of Biopharmaceuticals and Nanomedicines 1st Edition Raj Bawa, Janos Szebeni, Thomas J Webster, Gerald F. Audette The enormous advances in the immunology of biotherapeutics and nanomedicines in [...]

Safety Panel Fears Soyuz Failure Could Exacerbate Commercial Crew Safety Concerns

October 16th, 2018|0 Comments

LAS CRUCES, N.M. — Members of an independent NASA safety panel said they were worried that the Oct. 11 Soyuz launch failure could make safety concerns with the agency's [...]

Canadian astronaut says human space travel will advance ‘sooner than you think’

October 15th, 2018|0 Comments

Canadian astronaut Col. Chris Hadfield (Ret.) on Friday said that human travel to space will happen sooner than we think, adding that the first destination will likely be a [...]

Ultrasmall targeted nanoparticles with engineered antibody fragments as an anti-cancer weapon

October 15th, 2018|0 Comments

Antibody-based imaging of a particularly aggressive form of breast cancer is undergoing clinical trials worldwide, but the path from trial to application is being hampered by a major obstacle: [...]

New Method Allows Harvesting of 2D Materials in Minutes

October 13th, 2018|0 Comments

Following the discovery of graphene in 2003, there has been considerable interest in other types of 2D materials. However, splitting a bulk crystal material into 2D flakes for use [...]

Cybersecurity isn’t being taken seriously enough: MIT professor

October 10th, 2018|0 Comments

The digital economy is set to unlock tremendous economic value for countries over time. But a common setback for the use of various new technologies is their vulnerability to [...]

Other published works by Frank Boehm

October 9th, 2018|Comments Off on Other published works by Frank Boehm

Frank Boehm (NanoApps Medical CEO) and Angelika Domschke contributed the chapter : “Application of a Conceptual Nanomedical Platform to Facilitate the Mapping of the Human Brain: Survey of Cognitive [...]

Nanomedical Device and Systems Design: Challenges, Possibilities, Visions now available to rent on Kindle

October 7th, 2018|0 Comments

To accommodate students who wish to read the book at an affordable cost, Nanomedical Device and Systems Design: Challenges, Possibilities, Visions by Frank Boehm (CEO NanoApps Medical Inc.) is available to rent [...]

Why Cyber-Criminals Are Attacking Healthcare — And How To Stop Them

October 6th, 2018|0 Comments

The last five years has seen a surge of attacks on the healthcare industry, with the largest breaches impacting as many as 80 million people. In July this year, [...]

A new era in the quest for dark matter

October 5th, 2018|0 Comments

Since the 1970s, astronomers and physicists have been gathering evidence for the presence in the universe of dark matter: a mysterious substance that manifests itself through its gravitational pull. [...]

The Largest Event on Graphene Nanotubes is Open to the Public for the First Time

October 5th, 2018|0 Comments

The Nanoaugmented Materials Industry Summit (NAUM) 2018 in Shanghai on October 31 will gather the world’s leading companies who use and apply graphene nanotubes to share exciting results. This [...]

Simulations show new phenomenon with nanopore DNA sequencing

October 3rd, 2018|0 Comments

Any truck operator knows that hydraulics do the heavy lifting. Water does the work because it's nearly incompressible at normal scales. But things behave strangely in nanotechnology, the control [...]

A human enzyme can biodegrade graphene

September 30th, 2018|0 Comments

Myeloperoxidase - an enzyme naturally found in our lungs - can biodegrade pristine graphene, according to the latest discovery of Graphene Flagship partners in CNRS, University of Strasbourg (France), [...]

A new weapon in the battle against cancer – Artificial Intelligence

September 29th, 2018|0 Comments

In today’s hospitals and healthcare clinics, a new doctor’s new assistant is now often on the job — in the form of artificial intelligence. Whether it’s analyzing medical images [...]

Healthcare Cybersecurity Is a Top 2019 Executive Challenge

September 27th, 2018|0 Comments

Healthcare cybersecurity will be one of the top 10 challenges, issues, and/or opportunities facing healthcare executives next year, according to a new poll by the Healthcare Executive Group (HCEG). [...]

Nanotherapy offers hope in treating drug-resistant renal cell carcinoma

September 26th, 2018|0 Comments

A research team has developed a nano-platform technology that works in combination with existing chemotherapeutic drugs that may reverse drug-resistance in renal cell carcinoma. Drug resistance to chemotherapy is [...]

The Theranos deception

September 25th, 2018|0 Comments

Elizabeth Holmes was just 19 years old when she dropped out of Stanford University with a dream of creating a company that would revolutionize blood testing. As we first [...]

LAUNCH.nano: MIT.nano Grand Opening celebration, Oct. 4, 2018

September 25th, 2018|0 Comments

After six years of design and construction, MIT.nano will celebrate the completion of the facility at a Grand Opening Event on Oct. 4. Please join us for a day [...]

Scientists Use Light to Control Nanobots

September 22nd, 2018|0 Comments

If nanotechnology has one clear image in the collective pop-culture consciousness, it is that of nanorobots, nanoscale machines capable of performing mechanical functions. When considering the potential of such a [...]

10 Steps to Adopting Artificial Intelligence in Your Business

September 21st, 2018|0 Comments

Artificial intelligence (AI) is clearly a growing force in the technology industry. Chatbots and virtual assistants are becoming a key part of new products, and robots are taking center [...]

Arguing the Pros and Cons of Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare

September 19th, 2018|0 Comments

In what seems like the blink of an eye, mentions of artificial intelligence have become ubiquitous in the healthcare industry. From deep learning algorithms that can read CT scans [...]

International Conference On Nanomedicine And Nanobiotechnology – ICONAN Rome 2018

September 16th, 2018|0 Comments

The International Conference On Nanomedicine And Nanobiotechnology is an annual event. It hosts high-profile plenary speakers, world-class researchers, oral and poster presentations, workshops, sponsor exhibits and afterworks. It is [...]

Australian Scientists Develop Nanotechnology To Purify Water

September 15th, 2018|0 Comments

SYDNEY, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News, app - 14th Sep, 2018 ) :Scientists in Australia have developed a ground-breaking new way to strip impurities from waste water, with the [...]

A new scientific field: Quantum metamaterials

September 14th, 2018|0 Comments

Two teams of scientists from the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology have collaborated to conduct groundbreaking research leading to the development of a new and innovative scientific field: Quantum [...]

Using biosensors to deliver personalized doses of antibiotics

September 10th, 2018|0 Comments

A team of eight EPFL students has come up with a portable biosensor that can measure the amount of vancomycin in a patient's blood stream, enabling doctors to better [...]

Transparent high-resolution EEG array allows brain imaging

September 9th, 2018|0 Comments

Researchers have developed a see-through, dual-layered, mesh EEG device which is capable of measuring the electrical activity of individual neurons… Researchers from Boston Children’s Hospital and Northeastern University developed [...]

Can mRNA disrupt the drug industry?

September 6th, 2018|0 Comments

On a brisk morning in April, dozens of investors filed into a Marriott hotel conference hall in Kendall Square, the biotech hub of Cambridge, Mass., for the first Moderna [...]

Predicting the Response to Immunotherapy Using Artificial Intelligence

September 5th, 2018|0 Comments

VILLEJUIF, France--(BUSINESS WIRE)--A study published in The Lancet Oncology establishes for the first time that artificial intelligence can process medical images to extract biological and clinical information. By designing [...]

#AskTheCEO Video: Cybersecurity, AI, and Industry 4.0 With Dr Johannes Drooghaag

September 3rd, 2018|0 Comments

From #AskTheCEO on YouTube: Dr. Johannes Drooghaag is the CEO of Spearhead Management, in Germany. He is an accomplished speaker in the areas of Executive Leadership, Blockchain, Artificial [...]

Artificial intelligence used to predict cancer growth

September 3rd, 2018|0 Comments

Scientists have used artificial intelligence to predict how cancers will progress and evolve. This could help doctors design the most effective treatment for each patient. A team led by [...]

#AskTheCEO Video: Microsoft Azure in Healthcare, and IoMT With David Houlding

August 31st, 2018|0 Comments

From #AskTheCEO on YouTube: David Houlding is the Worldwide Healthcare Industry Leader on the Microsoft Azure Industry Experiences Team led by Paul Maher. David has more than 24 [...]

8 ways augmented and virtual reality are changing medicine

August 29th, 2018|0 Comments

Spine and heart surgeons will use augmented reality (AR) to simplify complex procedures. Autistic children will get relief from sensory overload with a calming virtual reality (VR) system. These [...]

The mastermind behind the first wave of surgical robots unveils the next generation

August 28th, 2018|0 Comments

•Frederic Moll, who is known as the "Bill Gates of robotics," ushered in the first wave of surgical robotics in 1995 with his company Intuitive Surgical and its Da [...]

Is Blockchain The Answer To A Better Healthcare Industry?

August 27th, 2018|0 Comments

Data breaches are the nightmare of every major industry. When they occur, the aftermath costs of fixing the problem can be huge. According to a global study conducted by [...]

Frank Boehm (NA CEO) signs with IOP for Book on Nanomedical Brain/Cloud Interface

August 26th, 2018|0 Comments

NanoApps Medical Inc. CEO Frank Boehm has signed with IOP Publishing to produce Nanomedical Brain/Cloud Interface: Explorations and Implications - a book that will explore the notion of a [...]

Vancouver Nanomedicine Day 2018

August 26th, 2018|0 Comments

Vancouver Nanomedicine Day 2018 will take place on Tuesday, September 11, 2018 at the Vancouver Alpen Club. We are proud to announce that one of the pioneers of the use [...]

Texas A&M Team Develops New Way to Grow Blood Vessels

August 24th, 2018|0 Comments

Formation of new blood vessels, a process also known as angiogenesis, is one of the major clinical challenges in wound healing and tissue implants. To address this issue, researchers [...]

Landmark FDA Approval Brings Powerful Gene Silencing Method to Market

August 23rd, 2018|0 Comments

Earlier this month, the FDA approved an entirely new family of drugs, one so powerful that it could put CRISPR-based gene therapy to shame. Backed by two decades of [...]

How New Technologies Could Transform Africa’s Health Care System

August 21st, 2018|0 Comments

In early June, at the invitation of the European Commission to Brussels (Belgium), I toured some fascinating AI and blockchain-based projects, which the Commission is funding. Across industrial sectors, [...]

Nanorobots For Senescent Cell Clearance

August 19th, 2018|0 Comments

One extremely promising and emerging field of research is nano-biotechnology. Nano-biotechnology could potentially be an extremely powerful tool in our quest for a longer, healthier life. Senescent cells are [...]

Hacking the Human Is the Next Cyber Threat

August 18th, 2018|0 Comments

Medical technologies such as electronic devices implanted or injected into the human body are the next growth area for hackers pursuing money or control of individual people. With nanotechnology [...]

NanoApps Medical Near-Term Projects

August 16th, 2018|0 Comments

NanoApps Medical is investigating the possibility that superparamagnetic nanoparticles (SPIONs) and other classes of nanoparticles (e.g., gold coated nanoshells) might have the capacity to target cancerous tumors, metastasizing cancer [...]

‘Please do not switch me off!’ People heed begging robot

August 14th, 2018|0 Comments

If a little humanoid robot begged you to not shut it off, would you show compassion? In an experiment designed to investigate how people treat robots when they act [...]

How Artificial Intelligence is Changing Radiology, Pathology

August 13th, 2018|0 Comments

Artificial intelligence and machine learning tools have the potential to analyze large datasets and extract meaningful insights to enhance patient outcomes, an ability that is proving helpful in radiology [...]

Nanoparticle-Based Combination Therapy to Treat Breast, Prostate Cancer

August 11th, 2018|0 Comments

Researchers at the University of East Anglia have developed a new nanoparticle-based cancer therapy to deliver a combination therapy directly to cancer cells. The new therapy, which has been [...]

AI: ChronWell CEO On Why Consolidation in Healthcare Is A Good Thing

August 10th, 2018|0 Comments

When Joe Rubinsztain started gMed, he was admittedly young—only a few years removed from medical school— and he just didn’t understand leadership that well. “I needed to be abreast [...]

Artificial Intelligence for Medical Imaging Market to Top $2B

August 9th, 2018|0 Comments

Healthcare organizations are likely to see a rapidly growing market around artificial intelligence tools for medical imaging, a new report predicts. The market for artificial intelligence (AI) tools to [...]

Tuberculosis is a killer, but scientists are fighting back with nanobots

August 7th, 2018|0 Comments

Tuberculosis, a bacterial disease which predominantly affects the lungs, isn’t all that common a sight in the United States. On average, fewer than 10,000 cases are reported each [...]

Integrated sensor could monitor brain aneurysm treatment

August 3rd, 2018|0 Comments

Implantation of a stent-like flow diverter can offer one option for less invasive treatment of brain aneurysms – bulges in blood vessels – but the procedure requires frequent monitoring [...]

Nanotechnology in Medicine: Breakthrough Advances in Cancer Detection and Treatment

August 2nd, 2018|0 Comments

Clinicians have often pondered if cancer cells could be selectively targeted, and how payloads ranging from fluorescent dyes to oncology drugs could be accurately delivered to these cells, and [...]

Scientists have 3D printed the most advanced artificial cornea ever using human cells

July 31st, 2018|0 Comments

They’re not ready for human eyes yet, but one day these artificial corneas might help people see... Scientists have 3D printed the thin protective film over the eye, [...]

Artificial Intelligence in Cardiology

July 31st, 2018|0 Comments

The continuous development of the technological sector has enabled the industry to merge with medicine in order to create new integrated, reliable, and efficient methods of providing quality [...]

AI-based Healx raises $10 million for drug discovery

July 30th, 2018|0 Comments

The UK company is the latest to join ranks of AI-focused drugmakers attracting venture capital. The researcher who invented Viagra and a colleague at Cambridge University have become the [...]

Scientists have created a silicon beating heart

July 28th, 2018|0 Comments

It looks like a real heart. And this is the goal of the first entirely soft artificial heart: to mimic its natural model as closely as possible. The silicone [...]

When will nanotechnology ever revolutionise medicine? These breakthroughs suggest it’s already started

July 27th, 2018|0 Comments

After decades of promise, recent breakthroughs suggest that nanomedicine is finally living up to its potential. And we need to make sure that hospitals are ready for the revolution. [...]

Letting nanoparticles hitchhike on red blood cells

July 25th, 2018|0 Comments

When nanoparticles are used for drug delivery, they often end up in the liver or spleen instead of the intended target. A team led by Jacob S. Brenner and [...]

Researchers design self-powered robots the size of human cells

July 24th, 2018|0 Comments

AEROSOLS FOR GOOD. You may have sworn off aerosol sprays in the ’90s when everyone was talking about the hole in the ozone layer, but a team of researchers [...]

Targeting headaches and tumors with nano-submarines

July 23rd, 2018|0 Comments

Scientists at the Mainz University Medical Center and the Max Planck Institute for Polymer Research (MPI-P) have developed a new method to enable miniature drug-filled nanocarriers to dock on [...]

Using Glass Bubbles to Detect Presence of Nanoparticles

July 21st, 2018|0 Comments

Scientists at the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University (OIST) have developed technology that is in fact throwing light on certain smallest particles to detect their presence [...]

Automated diagnostic platform that indicates thrombotic risks or cancer in one drop of blood

July 20th, 2018|0 Comments

A team of international researchers led by Prof Martin Hegner, Investigator in CRANN and Trinity’s School of Physics developed an automated diagnostic platform that indicates bleeding - and thrombotic [...]