Tattoos as medical condition monitors


Publication Title
Harvard University
Publication Date
September 27 2017
Creators/Contributors
Katia Vega (creator)
Xin Liu (creator)
Viirj Kan (creator)
Nick Barry (creator)
Nan Jiang (creator)
Ali Yetisen (creator)
MIT Media Lab (contributor)
Massachusetts Institute Of Technology (MIT) (contributor)
Harvard Medical School (contributor)
Media Type
Corporate Video
Persuasive Intent
Academic
Description
Fellows at Harvard Medical School and colleagues at MIT have developed a tattoo ink that changes according to physical condition, raising the possibility of tattoos that help monitor medical conditions.
HCI Platform
Wearables
Discursive Type
Inventions
Location on Body
Skin
Source
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ok5RucH09Sw
https://www.media.mit.edu/projects/d-Abyss/overview/

How to cite this entry
Katia Vega, Xin Liu, Viirj Kan, Nick Barry, Nan Jiang, Ali Yetisen. (September 27 2017). "Tattoos as medical condition monitors". Harvard University. Harvard University. Fabric of Digital Life. https://fabricofdigitallife.com/index.php/Detail/objects/2545