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Researchers develop stomach gas measurement capsule
8/3/2018

A pill bearing sensors developed by researchers at Australia's RMIT University can trace gases in the digestive tract that provide clues to the vital function of gut bacteria and how they affect such things as anxiety, depression, gene activity and weight loss. The capsule gauges levels of carbon dioxide, hydrogen and oxygen in the gut and transmits the data to a smartphone through Bluetooth and a radio frequency receiver.

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