An Electronic Tattoo to Monitor Vital Signs?

Scientists at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign have developed a new “ultrathin, low-modulus, lightweight, stretchable skin-like membrane.” This membrane is so thin it can be applied much like a temporary tattoo and the embedded electronic sensors move with the wearer’s skin. The device could help advances in creating smaller, more portable patient monitoring systems.

(Source Link: MedGadget)

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