Sweat Technology: Local startup can mine data from sweat


NORWOOD, Ohio (WKRC) - A local startup says it's unlocked the secret power of sweat.

Eccrine Systems, Inc. is pioneering sweat technology. The company, founded in 2013, has created a way to track certain biomarkers through wearable sensors that monitor a person’s sweat. They can detect whether people are dehydrated, sick, or even if someone's medications aren't working properly. They're also doing studies related to ovulation monitoring and flu detection... Full story.