Updating Energy Storage For The New Wave Of Technology

Updating Energy Storage For The New Wave Of Technology

Energy storage players are eyeing emerging opportunities in bioelectronics as wearable, implantable and other medical devices create energy demands and design requirements beyond conventional batteries, according to Lux Research.

Existing battery solutions barely satisfy the demands for increased functionality and power in existing medical devices and may have slowed the shift toward personalized health care in many areas of medicine.

"Developers of energy storage must understand the required application-specific optimization of batteries, based on performance and safety, and desired form factors," said Milos Todorovic, Lux Research Analyst and lead author of the report titled, "Powerful Medicine: Opportunities for Pairing New Bioelectronics with Innovative Energy Storage."

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