bioelectronics


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bioelectronics

(bī′ō-ĭ-lĕk-trŏn′ĭks, -ē-lĕk-)
n. (used with a sing. verb)
1. The application of the principles of electronics to biology and medicine.
2. The study of the role of intermolecular electron transfer in physiological processes.

bi′o·e·lec·tron′ic adj.

bioelectronics

A neologism for the study of intermolecular electron transfer in biological interactions and metabolism.

bioelectronics

(bī″ō-ē″lĕk-trŏn′ĭks)
The study of the transfer of electrons between molecules in biological systems.
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Bioelectronic medicine appears to open wide vistas for health care.
Bioelectronic medicine represents a novel and promising approach for patients who need other options for treatment of their rheumatoid arthritis."
Marty, "Design of PEG-aptamer two piece macromolecules as convenient and integrated sensing platform: application to the label free detection of small size molecules," Biosensors and Bioelectronics, vol.
Abdel Hameed, "Amperometric glucose sensor based on nickel nanoparticles/carbon Vulcan XC-72R," Biosensors and Bioelectronics, vol.
Kim, "Improvement of electrical properties via glucose oxidase-immobilization by actively turning over glucose for an enzymebased biofuel cell modified with DNA-wrapped single walled nanotubes," Biosensors and Bioelectronics, vol.
Todd, "DNAzyme switches for molecular computation and signal amplification," Biosensors and Bioelectronics, vol.
By teaming with Verily, GSK gains expertise in miniaturization, wireless communication, and big-data analytics--three key ingredients of bioelectronics science.
Bioelectronics seeks to treat chronic illnesses using tiny implants to change electronic signals that pass along nerves in the body.
von Woedtke, "Biosensors for In Vivo Glucose Measurement: Can We Cross The Experimental Stage", Biosensors and Bioelectronics, 17(11), pp.
Nicolini uses the term molecular bioelectronics in a broad context to emphasize a new amalgam of electronics and biotechnology that many see as the best way to achieve important objectives of commercial and scientific relevance, including biomolecular engineering, bioelectronic devices and sensors, materials capable of optimal hardware intelligence, and molecular miniaturization.
In the coming decades, advanced pharmaceuticals, bioelectronics, and genetic interventions will be used not only to heal the sick but to boost human physical and mental performance to unprecedented levels.
Currently there are two ways to test for the Ebola virus: using a method called polymerase chain reaction (PCR), which makes copies of the molecules for detection, and with antibody-capture enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA), which gives a visual indication when a given molecule is in a sample, said the research published in the journal Biosensors and Bioelectronics.