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Scientists Develop Battery that Self-Charges Inside Human Body

Scientists Develop Battery that Self-Charges Inside Human Body

SEOUL, March 13 (Korea Bizwire) – South Korean researchers have developed an implantable electronic medical device (IEMD) that is capable of providing energy storage using natural ions as electrolytes in a supercapacitator – simply put, an IEMD with a battery that self-charges on body fluids.  Led by professors Roh Kwang-chul of the Korea Institute of [...]

Less Than 1 in 5 Medical Device Companies to Increase R&D Positions: Survey

Less Than 1 in 5 Medical Device Companies to Increase R&D Positions: Survey

SEOUL, Feb. 20 (Korea Bizwire) – Less than one in five South Korean manufacturers of medical supplies and equipment said they plan to increase new research and development (R&D) jobs, a survey showed Monday, despite the government’s push to become a global biotech and medical industry hub.  According to the survey by the Korea Medical [...]