Google Enters the Medical Device Market | Medical Animation & Device News

by On Point
Jan 23, 2014

At On Point, we are watching with interest as Google’s innovation lab, Google X, prepares to bring a smart contact lens to the medical device market.

Having been in the medical animation field for a long time, it’s just amazing to be a part of the rapid evolution of technology, and this is a perfect example! Google’s contact lens is electronic, and it measures the wearer’s blood sugar using a mini glucose sensor and a radio chip. As the tear fluid of diabetic patients is an indicator of blood sugar levels, this device is intended to make fingerpricks a thing of the past for diabetics.

Read more about it here!