Orbital sensor allows subject breathing room

Mortland, Shannon
May 2007
Crain's Cleveland Business;5/28/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 21, p3
The article reports on the development of electrocardiography sensor by the biotechnology firm Orbital Research Inc. in Cleveland, Ohio. The sensor was developed to detect astronauts and soldiers' heart rate through embedding it into a cotton t-shirt to be worn under a space suit or military fatigues. According to its lead research physiologist Aaron Rood, the product was approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration on December 2006.


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