Cytosponge - Early Detection for Oesophageal Cancer


Publication Date
July 20 2015
Creators/Contributors
Rebecca Fitzgerald (creator)
Richard Davis (contributor)
Media Type
Corporate Video
Persuasive Intent
Information
Description
A ‘pill on a string’ developed by researchers at the University of Cambridge could help doctors detect oesophageal cancer – cancer of the gullet – at an early stage, helping them overcome the problem of wide variation between biopsies.
HCI Platform
Ingestible
Discursive Type
Inventions
Location on Body
Throat
Source
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iGqBu4C2ASg

How to cite this entry
Rebecca Fitzgerald. (July 20 2015). "Cytosponge - Early Detection for Oesophageal Cancer". Fabric of Digital Life. http://fabricofdigitallife.com/index.php/Detail/objects/1964