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Consortium to Build Commercial Space Station

Orbital Reef

A group of aerospace companies and university researchers revealed plans to build and deploy a commercial space station in low-earth orbit. . . . → Read More: Consortium to Build Commercial Space Station

Micro Brain Robot Granted Orphan Status

Brain tumor graphic

A tiny remote-controlled device that carries chemotherapy drugs to brain tumors received orphan drug status from the Food and Drug Administration. . . . → Read More: Micro Brain Robot Granted Orphan Status

Cell Therapy Mfring Company Raises $82M in Venture Funds

T-cells and cancer cells

A company developing an automated yet personalized manufacturing platform for cell therapies is raising $82 million in its second venture funding round. . . . → Read More: Cell Therapy Mfring Company Raises $82M in Venture Funds

Robot Designed to Find, Retrieve Hidden Objects

Warehouse

An engineering lab studying wireless technologies developed a robotic arm using radio waves to find and grab objects blocked from direct view. . . . → Read More: Robot Designed to Find, Retrieve Hidden Objects

Intensive Care Bed Designed for Preterm Babies

Clinical trial results show a hospital bed that simulates contact with a mothers’ body helps preterm babies cope with unpleasant medical procedures. . . . → Read More: Intensive Care Bed Designed for Preterm Babies

Micro Robotic Neuro Therapy Company Underway

Brain cell networks

A company designing microscale robotic devices to deliver therapies to the central nervous system began work in public on treatments for brain disorders. . . . → Read More: Micro Robotic Neuro Therapy Company Underway

CubeSats to Test Satellite Group Signaling

V-R3X CubeSat

A university robotics lab built three small space satellites for NASA to test radio transmissions in autonomous groups or swarms for more sophisticated future missions. . . . → Read More: CubeSats to Test Satellite Group Signaling

Micro-Robot Designed to Aid Internal Laser Surgery

Microrobotic laser device

An engineering team demonstrated a small robotic device that fits on current surgical equipment to improve laser surgery inside the body. . . . → Read More: Micro-Robot Designed to Aid Internal Laser Surgery

Lightweight AI Chip Designer Raises $2.8M in Seed Funds

Bumble bee and flower

A new company is designing computer chips and devices with artificial intelligence modeled on insect brains for autonomous vehicles and robotic systems. . . . → Read More: Lightweight AI Chip Designer Raises $2.8M in Seed Funds

Univ. Lab to Offer Large-Scale Covid-19 Testing

A University of Maryland lab will seek FDA authorization for its plan to provide high-volume detection testing for Covid-19 infections among state citizens. . . . → Read More: Univ. Lab to Offer Large-Scale Covid-19 Testing