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30 JUN

Smartphone Self-Assessments Can Be Used To Estimate Clinical Ratings of Depression...

Clinical rating scales are the golden standard for assessing the severity of depressive and manic symptoms in patients with bipolar disorder. However, they are time consuming...

Medicine and medico technology
25 JUN

Machine learning predicts side effects from chemotherapy

In collaboration with Rigshospitalet, researchers from DTU Health Technology have developed a machine learning model that can predict chemotherapy-associated nephrotoxicity...

Medicine and medico technology Data analysis
all-tests
19 JUN

The Ubiquitous Cognitive Assessment Tool for Smartwatches: Design, Implementation...

Novel smartwatch-based cognitive tests are shown to be as valid as the standard computer-based tests. Cognitive domains including memory, attention, and executive skills...

Medicine and medico technology
04 JUN

Two NERD grants to DTU Health Tech researchers

Two researchers at DTU Health Tech receive 13 and 12.5 MDKK from the Novo Nordisk Foundation’s new programme NERD.

Medicine and medico technology Medical equipment and systems Optics Magnets Quantum theory and atomic physics
Aktivt ældreliv
29 APR

Criterion Validity of Four Consumer Available Physical Activity Monitors Among...

Consumer-grade physical activity monitors (PAMs) can potentially replace more expensive research-grade PAMs in situations where the level of physical activity should be...

Medicine and medico technology
people walking a dog by the ocean
20 APR

Launch of new App for Collection of Pulmonary Health Symptoms

The Copenhagen Center for Health Technology have launched a new app for collection of respiratory data. This is to be used for building artificial intelligence approaches...

Information technology Medicine and medico technology
Rehyb-Hero
31 MAR

New Project To Develop Hybrid Neuroprosthesis For Rehabilitation

The ReHyb project will develop a hybrid upper-limb exoskeleton that uses its own sensing and novel actuation capabilities for generating the digital twin of the user.

Medicine and medico technology
Professor Anders Wolff
25 MAR

Devices for rapid diagnosis of coronavirus under development

DTU and Statens Serum Institut are developing three new and rapid instruments for on-site diagnosis of coronavirus. Two of them are scheduled to be ready for emergency...

Biotechnology and biochemistry Medicine and medico technology Nanoparticles
Peter Ouma Okeyo_DTU Health Tech
06 MAR

Easier and more sensitive method for drug characterisation

Postdoc Peter Ouma Okeyo and his colleagues at DTU Health Tech, University of Copenhagen and University of Oslo have developed a new method that can reduce costs in early...

Medicine and medico technology
Christina Bligaard Pedersen and Nikolaj Kofoed Mandsberg
04 MAR

Talented PhD Students awarded with prestigious travel grants

Two young researchers from DTU Health Tech have received EliteForsk Travel Grants from the Danish Ministry for Higher Education and Science.

Medicine and medico technology
Tunneledderkop
10 FEB

Student paves the way for a new generation of spider antivenom

Using an innovative method, MSc student Sofie Føns has taken the first step towards developing the world’s first spider antivenom based on human antibodies...

Biotechnology and biochemistry Medicine and medico technology
A new Innovation Fund Denmark project will determine the exact points in the brain where magnetic stimulation will have the greatest treatment effect on the individual patient suffering from depression. photo Jesper Scheel
23 JAN

Magnetic stimulation for depression

Advanced software and magnetic stimulation of the brain aims to help patients suffering from depression.

Medicine and medico technology
Copyright: DTU Fødevareinstituttet
15 JAN

Online calculator can predict mixture effects of chemicals

An online tool developed at the Technical University of Denmark can assess the risk of a mixture effect occurring when people are exposed simultaneously to several chemicals...

Food, fish and agriculture Food safety Health and diseases
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Tarm. Foto: Colourbox.com
16 DEC

Using knowledge of gut bacteria to improve stem cell transplantations

Research from DTU is providing a first insight into how knowledge about patients' gut bacteria can be used to reduce the side effects of stem cell transplantation.

Bacteria and microorganisms Health and diseases
Foto: Vibeke Hempler
13 DEC

DTU receives grant for advanced research equipment

The Novo Nordisk Foundation awards grants worth DKK 75 million for research infrastructures. Three of the six grants were awarded to DTU researchers.

Biotechnology and biochemistry Chemistry Medicine and medico technology
Winnie E. Svendsen, professor DTU Bioengineering har stor erfaring med at udvikle nanostrukturer i renrummet på DTU Nanolab. Foto: Peter Aagaard Brixen.
03 DEC

Fine nanowires with disease-detecting potential

A new startup with DTU involvment will use nanowires to capture particles that can reveal diseases such as leukaemia.

Nanoparticles Materials Nanomedicine Innovation and product development
Skin / Image: National Food Institute
26 NOV

Food allergy may develop through the skin

Food allergy not only develops after ingestion of food. What we put on our skin and in our hair can also cause allergies. The more knowledge we have about how allergies...

Food, fish and agriculture Food safety Health and diseases
Foto Vibeke Hempler
19 NOV

DKK 18,5 million for independent research

The Independent Research Fund Denmark grants DKK 208 million to 35 young researchers with original ideas and high ambitions. Three are from DTU.

Electronics Optics Nanoparticles Cells Biological systems Nanomedicine Health and diseases
(Foto: DTU Elektro)
07 NOV

Complex model of the human brain controls robot

The robots of tomorrow will be able to both adapt to changes in their surroundings and learn new tasks.

Robot technology and automation Medical equipment and systems Health and diseases
Image: Colourbox.dk
06 NOV

A 360º view of the effects of foods

By exploring both the beneficial and the harmful health-related properties in foods, consumers and authorities become better equipped to predict the health effects of individual...

Food, fish and agriculture Nutrition and dietary habits Food safety Mathematical modelling Health and diseases
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