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Samsung, UCSF intro My BP Lab app for blood pressure, stress research

Monday 26 February 2018 | 11:57 CET | News
Samsung Electronics and the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) launched My BP Lab, a jointly developed smartphone research app to help users monitor their blood pressure and stress levels and obtain personalised insights for improving their daily health. My BP Lab leverages an optical sensor available on the Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ to provide users with richer, more accurate information about their health status. This optical sensor is built into the device, and allows blood pressure to be directly measured by the smartphone without any external hardware.

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Companies: Google / Samsung
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