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Doctors are testing this ‘Fitbit for the stomach’ to help patients lose weight

November 25th, 2017|

(CNBC) -- Doctors at Cedars-Sinai Hospital in Los Angeles are testing out a new wearable called "AbStats," that can read the stomach in a similar manner to how a Fitbit tracks steps.

Alpha Logic Inc. Announces Strategic Investment from Commonwealth Diagnostics International

August 16th, 2016|

Investment will facilitate the launch the FDA Cleared AbStats system to key hospitals and gastroenterologists.

FDA Approves Use of UCLA-created Wearable Device to Address Gastrointestinal Disorders

January 11th, 2016|

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has cleared the use of a device invented at UCLA that could improve care for patients with gastrointestinal problems.

Developing a Wearable Biosensor: A Doctor’s Story

January 8th, 2016|

Digital health futurist, Maneesh Juneja, talks to Dr Brennan Spiegel to hear in more detail about the journey to get the AbStats wearable biosensor from concept to clinic.

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‘Fitbit for the stomach’ featured on CNBC

AbStats featured on CNBCCNBC highlights how our easy-to-use, non-invasive and reliable digestive telemetry system, AbStats, can be useful to help patients lose weight and recover from surgeries more quickly.


The Sensor Revolution

Fitbit, Moto360, Apple Watch — our lives are being transformed by wearable tech. The same technology will transform healthcare. One of our principal investigators explains how.

Doctor Pimmentel

Abstats – The New Vital Sign®

In gastroenterology there is no noninvasive monitoring tool besides the stethoscope, which was invented in 1816. AbStats aims to change that. Find out how from our researchers.