Dave Gray

Medical packaging group Gerresheimer has sites all around the world, but from one facility in Denmark, the group produces vast quantities of innovative packaging solutions for some of the biggest names in pharma. more

23 Oct 2015 10:57 Opinion

The team behind the medical device start-up MediSieve has been nominated for their potentially life-saving magnetic blood filtration device in the Healthcare Application category of the 2017 TCT Awards. more

17 Aug 2017 11:20 News

A medical device has been created to stimulate an immune response against dangerous airborne pathogens. more

11 Aug 2017 14:15 Devices

Bionic prosthetics need an open-source business model hinging on affordability, in order to succeed, according to Frost & Sullivan’s TechVision team. more

10 Aug 2017 12:20 News

Now in its 15th year, the Medtec Ireland trade show will be exploring recent advancements in medical devices. more

8 Aug 2017 11:50 News

Joachim Schäfer, managing director of Messe Düsseldorf offered an early glimpse at Compamed 2017 last week. Here’s five things we think you can expect from the show this year. more

1 Aug 2017 12:15 Opinion

Droplet dispensing concept could enable high-speed, high-density, multi-colour printing for diagnostics, tissue engineering and drug discovery. more

31 Jul 2017 14:10 News

Plastics machinery group Arburg is bringing its now-famous ‘Freeformer’ additive manufacturing technology to Interplas to demonstrate the manufacture of implants made from medical-grade polylactide. more

27 Jul 2017 14:00 Devices

Researchers in the US report that too few medical device manufacturers factor in the influence of their users' sex, age, or race on safety and effectiveness. more

26 Jul 2017 12:09 News

Sister title to MPN Med-Tech Innovation looks at the innovators who are looking for new ways to save lives with 3D printing. more

19 Jul 2017 09:55 Opinion

Industry body Medilink has announced that following a wearable technology workshop in May, the Open University is providing £15,000 of seed funding for a project (or multiple smaaller projects) that address some of the challenges identified. more

21 Jun 2017 11:58 News

European Parliament

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The medtech sector has welcomed the vote from the European Parliament to endorse new regulations on in vitro diagnostic medical devices (IVDR) and the new Regulation on Medical Devices (MDR). more

11 Apr 2017 08:45 Opinion

This week prime minister Theresa May officially invoked Article 50, thus triggering the process of exiting the EU, Dave Gray, editor of MPN's sister title Med-Tech Innovation looks at the possible outcomes for the UK's healthtech sector. more

31 Mar 2017 09:30 Opinion

Lucien Engelen, director of the REshape Innovation Centre is just one expert at a meeting of minds in Sweden who is saying healthcare systems still have a long way to go to modernise provision. more

22 Sep 2016 13:45 News

Teleflex Medical OEM, a specialist in diagnostic and interventional catheters, has launched a new customer solution centre (CSC), in Limerick, Ireland. more

15 Jul 2016 15:36 News

Regenerative medicine is redefining medical technology synergies by combining stem cell technology with tissue engineering. more

15 Jul 2016 14:29 News


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A UK science park, which plays home to a host of brands in the life science sector, has attracted some unlikely guests since the launch of the Pokémon Go game. more

15 Jul 2016 08:50 News

Inline digital printing group DataLase is urging suppliers to the US drug and device market to act now to ensure their packaging is compliant when new legislation comes into force in six months’ time. more

14 Jul 2016 14:27 News

Technology group Merck has entered into an agreement with PCAS of France to expand its excipients portfolio. more

13 Jul 2016 16:06 News

A nine year old boy from Kent is helping a British medical manufacturer highlight the benefits of postural scoliosis suits for young people with curvature of the spine. more

13 Jul 2016 12:08 Devices

This month marks the 20th anniversary of medical manufacturer Raumedic’s facility in the town of Zwönitz, Germany. But this medical engineering site has an even richer history... more

12 Jul 2016 16:37 News