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How Laird’s thermoelectrics lower costs for medical laser cooling

TEMs and TEAs provide precision cooling and heating in a wide variety of modular platforms to meet application demands… Laird (LRD: London) has designed and

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Guided Therapeutics reveals details of $50m LuViva deal in China

Guided Therapeutics reveals details of $50m LuViva deal in China

Guided Therapeutics (OTC:GTHP) said that it inked an exclusive licensing agreement with Shandong Yaohua Medical Instrument Corp., to manufacture its LuViva advanced cervical scan system and

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Pixium logs German reimbursement win for Iris II 'bionic eye'

Pixium logs German reimbursement win for Iris II ‘bionic eye’

Pixium Vision (EPA:PIX) said today that its Iris II ‘bionic eye’ won NUB 1 reimbursement status from the German Institute for the Hospital Remuneration System.

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Researchers develop nanosensor to differentiate cancer cells and healthy cells in surgery

New nanosensor can help surgeons spot cancer

Researchers from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center have developed a threshold nanosensor that can differentiate between cancerous cells and healthy tissue during surgery.

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H&T Presspart and Cohero Health launch first market-ready, fully-connected metered dose inhaler to optimize care of asthma and COPD

H&T Presspart and Cohero Health have launched the first market-ready, intuitive, fully-embedded and connected metered dose inhaler (eMDI) aimed at improving adherence andenabling continually optimized

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MasterSil 910Med: One part, medical grade silicone system cures rapidly

MasterSil 910Med is a one part silicone for bonding, sealing and coating primarily for medical devices. It passes both USP Class VI testing and ISO

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How do laser-Swiss combo machines work?

Jim Cepican/Marubeni Citizen Cincom  Fiberoptic lasers offer high-precision, high-speed laser cutting. But for products that require multiple processes, significant time and quality challenges can arise. Combining a

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What does the FDA say about validating software?

Kevin Ballard/Director of Software Validation/MasterControl Software validation is required by law for companies that operate under the purview of the FDA and EMA. Companies must validate their systems

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What guidelines will help select a best medical connector?

Hank Mancini/Marketing Manager/Affinity Medical Technologies, a Molex Company When designing medical devices, engineers face challenging conditions and complex choices not found in many other industries. The devices need

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What are the pros and cons of dc brush and brushless motors?

Micromo, a division of Faulhaber One advantage of dc motors is the linear relationship that allows for predictable operation. For instance under cold conditions, the torque constant KM is the

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What adhesives are a good fit for plastic substrates?

Jason Spencer/Global Market Development Manager/Henkel New developments in adhesives are helping medical device manufacturers produce devices that are more chemically resistant to the harsher cleaners and disinfectants

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Cybersecurity is key for labs as hackers attack hospitals

The persistence of cyberattacks on hospital networks now makes healthcare the most frequently attacked industry, beating out the financial and retail sectors and costing the

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How do you know when it’s time to hire a consultant?

Chris Schorre/Vice President of Global Marketing/EMERGO Has this happened to you lately? • You spent countless hours online trying to research a specific process, but

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Study: Few mHealth apps help patients

Researchers at the University of Michigan Medical School and Boston’s Brigham & Women’s Hospital published a new study that suggests that app makers are falling short when it

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Cadence launches new microsite

Cadence launched a new microsite to highlight their growing Product Realization Center located in Pittsburgh. The new website better reflects Cadence’s position as a full service medical

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