Invasive Measurement of Blood Glucose No Longer Necessary

Invasive Measurement of Blood Glucose No Longer Necessary

A group of researchers, led by Prof. Yuji Matsuura of Tohoku University’s Graduate School of Biomedical Engineering, has developed a method of measuring blood glucose using far infrared light, which is both harmless and non-invasive.

Diabetes patients traditionally monitor their daily blood glucose levels by using a conventional meter which requires blood sampling from the finger tips. The discomfort of pain and risk of infection can sometimes be a source of great stress and concern… Read More>>

Source: MedicalXpress

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