The ingestible bacterial-electronic sensor


Publication Title
MIT School of Engineering
Publication/Creation Date
May 24 2018
Creators/Contributors
Anne Trafton (creator)
Anantha Chandrakasan (contributor)
Vannevar Bush (contributor)
Mark Mimee (contributor)
Phillip Nadeau (contributor)
Media Type
Corporate Video
Persuasive Intent
Academic
Description
MIT researchers have built an ingestible sensor equipped with genetically engineered bacteria that can diagnose bleeding in the stomach or other gastrointestinal problems. This ingestible device can communicate with your GI tract and share what it learns with your smartphone.
HCI Platform
Ingestible
Discursive Type
Inventions
Location on Body
Digestive Tract
Source
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jg2aD4mc-bw&feature=emb_logo

Date archived
December 6 2019
Last edited
June 30 2020
How to cite this entry
Anne Trafton. (May 24 2018). "The ingestible bacterial-electronic sensor". MIT School of Engineering. Massachusetts Institute Of Technology (MIT). Fabric of Digital Life. https://fabricofdigitallife.com/index.php/Detail/objects/4124