Governor Cuomo Announces Biodex Medical Systems to Manufacture Mobility Device Patented at Stony Brook University
Oct01

Governor Cuomo Announces Biodex Medical Systems to Manufacture Mobility Device Patented at Stony Brook University

New York Company Reaches Licensing Agreement with SUNY, Research Foundation Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced a licensing agreement between the Research Foundation for SUNY and Biodex Medical Systems for Mobility Assist, a device that was patented at Stony Brook University (SBU) that will help people who have trouble standing up or sitting down become more independently mobile. “Having a New York company bring to market a...

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Research: Personalized Heating System Helps with Weight Loss
May20

Research: Personalized Heating System Helps with Weight Loss

Ken McLeod, professor of bioengineering at Binghamton University, has made a practice of thinking outside the box.  Most recently he’s put his innovative mindset on the problem of obesity—using a heater. McLeod started researching body weight when his wife, a superintendent of schools, was mandated with providing obesity reports on students based on body mass index, including the entire football squad. McLeod came to the conclusion...

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