July 2021 BARDAInnovation Project Spotlight

July 2021 BARDAInnovation Project Spotlight

July 2021 #BARDAInnovation Project Spotlight highlights our collaborators at #EnLiSense, whose wearable sensor technology Sweatsenser Dx offers real-time monitoring of biomarkers in sweat which helps put infection detection and decision-making in your hands. In...
To Measure IBD Activity, Sweat the Small Stuff

To Measure IBD Activity, Sweat the Small Stuff

A wrist-worn device can accurately measure inflammatory biomarkers in sweat and may eventually be part of the clinical armamentarium for managing patients with inflammatory bowel disease. The device has been tested only in healthy humans to date, but a clinical trial...
Sweat Sensor Warns of Impending COVID-19 Cytokine Storm

Sweat Sensor Warns of Impending COVID-19 Cytokine Storm

Researchers at the University of Texas and EnLiSense, a Texas startup, have developed a skin sweat sensor that can measure cytokine levels continuously for up to 168 hours. The technology has been adapted so that it can detect cytokines involved in the deadly cytokine...
Sepsis Kills Millions Each Year

Sepsis Kills Millions Each Year

Fourteen years ago in Birwadi, India, just over one hundred miles southeast of Mumbai and about fifty miles from the Arabian Sea, Ambalika Tanak’s grandmother suffered a heart attack. Only her doctors didn’t know it. The 72-year-old woman’s symptoms were ambiguous,...