Rap Music Powers Rhythmic Action of Medical Sensor, Infinity Pharmaceuticals Inc. Study
Published: Jan 27, 2012
The driving bass rhythm of rap music can be harnessed to power a new type of miniature medical sensor designed to be implanted in the body. Acoustic waves from music, particularly rap, were found to effectively recharge the pressure sensor. Such a device might ultimately help to treat people stricken with aneurisms or incontinence due to paralysis.