Six mobile health startups from the first White House demo day

Editor’s Note: This article was written by Jonah Comstock for mobi health news. As his time in office draws to a close, President Obama hosted a tech startup demo day in the White House on August 3. Although the primary purpose of the demo day was to showcase diversity in tech entrepreneurship, a number of mobile health

GlobTek presents its latest level VI AC/DC adapter and connverter

T-43086-WWVV-X.X-Q Model is an addition to GlobTek’s Level VI compliant GT-43086 family and represents GlobTek’s 6 Watt wall plug-in series of AC/DC adapters (power supplies and chargers) with International Interchangeable blades. GlobTek’s changeable input blade system with individual field replaceable input plugs, including: North America and Japan NEMA 1-15P, Australian, UK BS 1363, European CEE

Sanmina’s familiarity with FDA gets skin treatment product to market fast

The medical market for cosmetic devices is booming. However, quickly launching new products to meet demand is becoming more challenging because device manufactures face increased regulatory scrutiny. To help meet regulatory requirements, aesthetic and other medical-device OEMs are partnering with electronics manufacturing services (EMS) companies that also offer expertise with the FDA filings necessary to

310 Watt desktop medical power supply meets efficiency level VI requirements

Power Partners releases a new 310 Watt medical grade desktop power supply from their PEAMD Series of AC and DC adapters. The 310 Watt unit is packed for ideal performance inside a compact case measuring 7.8 x 4 x 2 in. with a weight of only 3 lbs. The PEAMD310 Series is approved to the latest

Saelig presents new Amplicon Impact-R 1100F series computer

Saelig Company announces the Amplicon Impact-R 1100F series, a fanless system powered by the Intel ATOM D2550 processor. Configured with a high performance 2.5 in. MLC Solid State Drive (SSD), the Impact-R 1100F series is a silent controller system. With options for multiple serial communication ports, the Impact-R 1100F can offer up seven DB9 connections

Toshiba expands line-up of ARM Cortex-M-based microcontrollers

Toshiba announced that it has enhanced its current “TX Family” of ARM core-based microcontrollers and started to develop three series of microcontrollers, “TXZ0 series,” “TXZ3 series” and “TXZ4 series,” as part of the “TXZTM Family.” The TXZTM Family is a new collection of flash microcontrollers that support low-power consumption and high-speed operation for IoT and M2M

3-phase current transducer from PEM delivers all-in-one convenience

The new RCTrms 3-ph current transducer from Power Electronic Measurements (PEM) delivers a convenient, safe and accurate solution for measuring current in three phases. It features a thin, clip-around, flexible sensor coil and provides accurate true rms measurement with 4-20 mA or 0-5 V output, enabling simple installation with PLC’s, SCADA systems or automation equipment.

Turkish medical company is seeking reseller and OEM partners in the U.S.

UZUMCU Medical Equipment, one of Turkey’s first and largest manufacturers of medical devices, is seeking reseller and OEM partners in the U.S. The company has an array of FDA-certified OR tables, surgical lights, surgical suction units, electro devices and other medical equipment. “We want to bring our experience with distributors throughout Europe and the Middle

Prescribing the right power supply: Important considerations for using batteries to power medical devices

Sol Jacobs, VP and General Manager, Tadiran Batteries Medical technology is advancing rapidly, requiring increasingly sophisticated power management solutions, especially when then the device needs to be self-powered. Battery-powered medical devices encompass a wide range of applications, including surgical drills, power tools, automatic external defibrillators (AEDs), infusion pumps, bone growth stimulators and other wearable devices,

Sealevel announces the SeaISO family of USB isolators

Sealevel announces the SeaISO family of USB isolators with 4 kV of medical-grade optical isolation between the host computer and connected USB equipment. SeaISO USB isolators are UL Recognized, in accordance with EN60601-1 3rd Edition, and protect both the power and data lines of connected USB devices from harmful ground loops, damaging transients and surges

How to effectively design and develop batteries for the medical and healthcare field

British battery manufacturer, Accutronics, offers its latest whitepaper for free download, which tackles the issues facing battery design, development and use in the medical and healthcare field. The intention is that it will help Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) better understand the possibilities and limitations of rechargeable battery technology in designing products for the medical sector. “We

AVX introduces high reliability, low DCL tantalum SMD capacitors for medical applications

AVX, a manufacturer of passive components and interconnect solutions, has introduced the new T4J Medical Series tantalum SMD capacitors. Specifically designed for use in implantable non-life-support and non-implantable life support medical applications, T4J Medical Series capacitors exhibit high standard reliability of fewer than 0.1% failures per 1,000 hours at 25° C and rated voltage, which

High performance motor in a small package, maxon sets new standards in micro drives

maxon motor, a manufacturer of DC motors, gearheads and controllers, showcases its smallest DC brushless motor yet. Only 4 mm in diameter, the EC 4 brushless DC motor comes in two different lengths. Certified in accordance with ISO 13485, the new brushless micro drive is ideal for medical applications. The EC 4 brushless DC motor is maxon motor’s ultra-compact

MEMSIC launches a flow sensor for medical applications

MEMSIC, a leading sensing solutions provider, announced the availability of its MFC2030 Bi-Directional Flow Sensor for a wide range of applications such as analytical instruments, anesthesia and other medical flow devices such as, process control and natural gas measurement. MEMSIC uses its thermal accelerometer platform, which the company has shipped hundreds of millions of units into a variety

Identify problematic operational bottlenecks sooner with the new NovoPath Dashboard

NovoPath announces the addition of the “NovoPath Dashboard” to its Anatomic Pathology Software Platform. The Dashboard offers lab managers a quick and reliable, at-a-glance view of operational data, enabling them to monitor progress, anticipate bottlenecks and avoid potential problems throughout the lab. “Having the ability to monitor operational efficiency in real-time is crucial to a lab’s