According to a new report by Allied Market Research, titled, World Surgical Robotics Market - Opportunities and Forecasts, 2014 - 2020, the global sales of surgical robotic systems is projected to reach $6.billion (£4.53 billion) by 2020 more »

May 27, 2016 11:10 AM Technology

To get tangible, sizable pieces of Eastman Tritan copolyester to medical device designers, Eastman Chemical Company has collaborated with Ensinger to convert resins into semi-finished stock shapes more »

May 27, 2016 10:10 AM News

A handheld miniature microscope being developed by University of Washington mechanical engineers could allow surgeons to ‘see’ at a cellular level in the operating room and determine where to stop cutting more »

May 27, 2016 9:10 AM News

South Australian business CPIE Pharmacy Services (CPIE) is preparing to trial prototypes of a single use, portable, electronic drug delivery pump specifically designed for the “Hospital in the Home” sector more »

May 26, 2016 2:53 PM Technology

A team of researchers from the National University of Singapore (NUS) have found a way to 3D print personalised medicine more »

May 26, 2016 2:18 PM Technology

Roche's Diabetes Care has signed a deal with Senseonics, an implantable glucose sensor company, to sell its Eversense continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) system in some European countries more »

May 26, 2016 12:26 PM News

Medtronic and Qualcomm Life have announced a global, multi-year collaboration to jointly develop disposable, connected continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) systems for people with Type 2 diabetes more »

May 26, 2016 12:04 PM News


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MPN shines a light on some of the sector’s brightest innovation more »

May 26, 2016 9:45 AM Opinion

The StimRelieve Halo Migraine System consists of a tiny implant inserted into the patient’s forehead and an external transmitter worn on the ear, which provides energy and therapy to the implanted device more »

May 25, 2016 4:54 PM Devices

Engineers at the University of California San Diego have developed the first polyester wearable device capable of monitoring both biochemical and electric signals in the human body more »

May 25, 2016 2:23 PM Devices


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Colorcon and BASF advance co-operation to strengthen their pharmaceutical film coating operations using BASF’s immediate release coating polymer, Kollicoat IR more »

May 25, 2016 12:07 PM News

St. Jude Medical has announced the CE Mark approval and European launch of the PressureWire X Guidewire fractional flow reserve (FFR) Measurement System more »

May 24, 2016 4:59 PM Technology

Biotronik has announced the US launch of CardioMessenger Smart, a portable monitoring device that keeps pacemaker, implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) and insertable cardiac monitor (ICM) patients connected to their doctors more »

May 24, 2016 4:17 PM Devices

Clariant and its Healthcare Packaging unit will participate in the CPhI Turkey exhibition being held June 1– 3 at the Istanbul Congress Center (Stand C81). more »

May 24, 2016 3:46 PM News

Dow Corning has launched three new advanced bio-medical grade liquid silicone rubber materials, a new Dow Corning C6-7XX liquid silicone rubber series of materials for short term or non-implant applications and a new family of silicone PSA's. more »

May 24, 2016 9:25 AM News

A wearable device that measures blood alcohol levels through the wearer’s skin has won the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism’s (NIAAA) Wearable Alcohol Biosensor Challenge more »

May 23, 2016 4:07 PM Devices

Johnson & Johnson (J&J) is collaborating with a subsidiary of HP to create personalised healthcare solutions with 3D printing technologies more »

May 23, 2016 3:05 PM News

Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval of medical devices for women has been based on flawed data, according to a recent study conducted by Northwestern Medicine residents more »

May 23, 2016 12:29 PM News

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