Take your blood pressure – from 100 meters away

Israel’s 2012 Young Nanotechnology Researcher is Professor Ze’ev Zalevsky of Bar-Ilan University. His invention – the “Opto-Phone” – can read an individual’s medical information (heartbeat, blood pressure, and blood glucose levels) remotely. A laser beam, an advanced camera and sensitive software, use nano-photonics to detect movement on the surface of the body.

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