India’s Vinayaka Mission’s Research Foundation is setting up mobile clinics at its four hospitals to conduct clinical trials of nanosensors embedded in bedsheets that may one day be used in sleep disorder diagnosis, reports BioSpectrum.

Vijay K Varadan, Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer, Nanowear Inc, and Director, Global Institute of Nanotechnology in Engineering and Medicine, have come up with indigenous technologies that will measure health parameters such as ECG, heart rate, blood pressure and wireless brain-machine interface that can be used for diagnosing autism and sleep disorder.

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