Navigation Links
SiliconSky GPS Designs First AGPS-Enabled Asthma Inhaler for Landmark Research Program
Date:4/22/2009

US-based GPS product design firm, SiliconSky GPS, designs and develops a GPS-enabled asthma inhaler that will help a cutting edge epidemiology researcher to better understand asthma triggers.

Red Lodge, MT (PRWEB) April 22, 2009 -- SiliconSky GPS, a leading US-based GPS integrator and product design firm, announced today that is has successfully completed the design, development and beta-manufacturing of the first-of-its-kind asthma inhaler enabled with GPS tracking for a pioneering researcher.

Behind every great GPS product inventor, stands an innovative engineering team (www.SiliconSkyGPS.com) ready to design and build a product that has the potential to revolutionize an industry. Such is the story of two forward-thinking partners - an epidemiologist from the University of Wisconsin working to better understand the triggers of asthma and an engineering firm that is dedicated to bringing the most useful and innovative GPS products to market.

Edward Olson, CEO of SiliconSky GPS, and David Van Sickle, a University of Wisconsin researcher and entrepreneurial inventor, set out to create a medical device that would allow tracking of asthma inhaler use trends, including exact time and geographic location of uses. The result was a GPS-enabled standard asthma inhaler.

Due to the nature of asthma attacks and inhaler use, the medical device needed to function inside buildings as well as outdoors. The unit had to be small enough to fit in the palm of a user hand, comfortably in a pocket or bag. Additionally, inhaler data needed to be reliably gathered and relayed back to Van Sickle's research database in real-time, where information could be compiled, managed and interpreted.
'/>"/>

Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2009 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related biology technology :

1. Assay Designs(TM) Announces Additions to the Leadership Team
2. Ratcliff Designs Hospital of the Future for John Muir Medical Center - Walnut Creek Campus
3. Assay Designs(TM) Announces Collaboration with Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC)
4. Assay Designs(TM), Inc. and the Spinal Muscular Atrophy Foundation Announce Collaboration To Accelerate the Discovery of New Therapeutics for Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
5. Assay Designs(TM), Inc. Announces Agreement with Abnova Corp. of Taiwan
6. Reclast(R) Receives US FDA Approval as First and Only Once-Yearly Treatment for Women With Postmenopausal Osteoporosis
7. GlaxoSmithKline Recognizes University of Michigans Dr. Daniel F. Hayes as the First Recipient of the Gianni Bonadonna Breast Cancer Award
8. Kewaunee Scientific Announces First Quarter Results and Quarterly Dividend
9. Genmab Announces 2007 First Half Year Results
10. Pharsight Achieves First License Sale for Public-Source Database
11. Novare Announces First Ever Single Port Laparoscopic Kidney Removal (Nephrectomy) Using RealHand(TM) HD Instruments
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/21/2015)... 21, 2015 Staying true to their ... a digital product that makes the world a better ... Biological Standards Institute (GBSI) to redesign their website ( ... most importantly, strategy-based. , "Biomedical research is not always ... less to promote it in a narrative way on ...
(Date:4/21/2015)... 21, 2015 Invetech , a ... automation, and contract manufacturing, and  NanoCellect Biomedical, ... and cell sorting technology for life science researchers, ... flow cytometry platform. Headquartered in ... developed a microchip-based cell sorting technology. NanoCellect,s flow ...
(Date:4/21/2015)... , April 21, 2015  Tute Genomics, a leading provider ... Josh Forsythe as VP of Marketing. Mr. Forsythe ... a significant expansion in its commercial operations over the last ... " Josh Forsythe is a tremendous addition to ... MBA, CEO of Tute Genomics. "Josh,s vast experience commercializing software ...
(Date:4/21/2015)... RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. , April 21, 2015 ... announced today that it will release its first quarter ... 28, 2015. United Therapeutics will host a ... a.m. Eastern Time.  The teleconference is accessible by dialing ... the teleconference will be available for one week and ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Visceral Tells GBSI’s Story Within 30 Seconds of Attention 2Visceral Tells GBSI’s Story Within 30 Seconds of Attention 3NanoCellect And Invetech Announce Collaboration To Develop Novel Flow Cytometry Platform For Cell Sorting And Analysis 2NanoCellect And Invetech Announce Collaboration To Develop Novel Flow Cytometry Platform For Cell Sorting And Analysis 3Tute Genomics Continues Expansion of Genomic Medicine Commercial Operations; Appoints Josh Forsythe as New VP of Marketing 2Tute Genomics Continues Expansion of Genomic Medicine Commercial Operations; Appoints Josh Forsythe as New VP of Marketing 3Tute Genomics Continues Expansion of Genomic Medicine Commercial Operations; Appoints Josh Forsythe as New VP of Marketing 4
... Oct. 11 Generex Biotechnology Corporation (Nasdaq: GNBT ... initiate a rights offering of common stock and warrants to ... a reverse stock split at the reconvened special meeting of ... 2010.  The amount of the offering has not been determined, ...
... for Global Health (BVGH) announced today that G. Steven ... and James A. Geraghty, Senior Vice President, Genzyme Corporation, ... of these two new board members rounds out the ... in emerging markets and public-private partnerships. "Both ...
... PharmaTech (NYSE: WX ), a leading pharmaceutical, ... with operations in China and the United States, today ... Negishi, and Dr. Akira Suzuki on winning the 2010 ... the development of palladium-catalyzed cross coupling, which has vastly ...
Cached Biology Technology:Generex Plans Rights Offering to Stockholders Following Reverse Stock Split 2Generex Plans Rights Offering to Stockholders Following Reverse Stock Split 3Burrill & Company CEO and Genzyme Executive Join BVGH Board of Directors 2Burrill & Company CEO and Genzyme Executive Join BVGH Board of Directors 3WuXi PharmaTech Congratulates the 2010 Nobel Laureates in Chemistry 2
(Date:3/20/2015)... and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/vkzvcs/iris_biometrics ) has announced the ... Report" report to their offering. This report ... The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, ... Europe , Asia-Pacific , ... . Annual estimates and forecasts are provided ...
(Date:3/18/2015)... SPRINGS, Florida , March 18, 2015 ... well as businesses, new revolutionary smart wallets and apps continue ... pace.  Companies currently entrenched in the mobile payment industry in ... Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. (NYSE: BABA ), Apple ... GOOG ) and Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ: FB ...
(Date:3/17/2015)... , March 17, 2015 Emotient, ... analytics software, today announced general availability of ... service for the analysis of facial expressions. The ... advertising, media content, products and services. It delivers ... engagement and sentiment - as derived from facial ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Iris Biometrics - Global Strategic Business Report 2015: System & Network Access Control - A Robust Market Opportunity in the Offing 2Iris Biometrics - Global Strategic Business Report 2015: System & Network Access Control - A Robust Market Opportunity in the Offing 3Iris Biometrics - Global Strategic Business Report 2015: System & Network Access Control - A Robust Market Opportunity in the Offing 4Iris Biometrics - Global Strategic Business Report 2015: System & Network Access Control - A Robust Market Opportunity in the Offing 5Revolutionary Smart Wallet & Mobile Payment Choices Change the Game for Consumers - Company Begins Shipping Newest Digital Wallet to Customers 2Revolutionary Smart Wallet & Mobile Payment Choices Change the Game for Consumers - Company Begins Shipping Newest Digital Wallet to Customers 3Revolutionary Smart Wallet & Mobile Payment Choices Change the Game for Consumers - Company Begins Shipping Newest Digital Wallet to Customers 4Revolutionary Smart Wallet & Mobile Payment Choices Change the Game for Consumers - Company Begins Shipping Newest Digital Wallet to Customers 5Revolutionary Smart Wallet & Mobile Payment Choices Change the Game for Consumers - Company Begins Shipping Newest Digital Wallet to Customers 6New Emotient Web Service Measures Audience Response Using On-Demand Facial Expression Analysis 2New Emotient Web Service Measures Audience Response Using On-Demand Facial Expression Analysis 3New Emotient Web Service Measures Audience Response Using On-Demand Facial Expression Analysis 4
... drinking water with chlorine boost the chances that pregnant ... of a major new study. If such threats exist ... it concludes. , The national study, directed by University ... earlier, less detailed work done in Northern California and ...
... developed by researchers at the University of Illinois at ... behavior of other molecules. , In previous DNA nanotechnology ... lattice to construct geometrical objects in three dimensions. Instead ... are using DNA to control the folding and resulting ...
... at the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona has developed new ... same size and thickness as a fingernail and reduce ... minutes or a few hours, depending on each chain. ... ranging from paternity tests and identifying people to detecting ...
Cached Biology News:Major new UNC-based drinking water study suggests pregnancy fears may be overstated 2Major new UNC-based drinking water study suggests pregnancy fears may be overstated 3Health costs soar as 60 million Americans classed as obese 2New miniaturised chip dramatically reduces time taken for DNA analysis 2New miniaturised chip dramatically reduces time taken for DNA analysis 3
...
Practical tool for easy, effective sealing of 0.2ml PCR tubes and plates using cap strips....
Kit for testing the ability of a compound to simulate lipolysis in cultured human adipocytes. Kit contains controls, buffers and reagents for detecting glycerol and non-esterified free fatty acids. A...
... The TRAPeze RT Telomerase Detection ... in vitro assay for the ... quantification of telomerase activity. It ... TRAPeze assay and adds the ...
Biology Products: