Emily Hughes

Foster Corporation, a provider of custom polymers for medical devices, has introduced a new line of colour concentrates using FDA 21CFR 73 subpart D pigments for medical device applications more

16 Jun 2016 10:20 News

Life sciences technologies company Surmodics has announced the creation of 100 new medtech jobs following the company’s acquisition of Creagh Medical in Ballinasloe, Galway in November 2015 more

15 Jun 2016 11:58 News

At the American Diabetes Association’s 76th Scientific Sessions this week, data is being presented from three studies that evaluated the accuracy and usability of blood glucose monitoring systems from Ascensia Diabetes Care more

14 Jun 2016 16:43 News 1 Comments

The world market for connected healthcare is expected to reach £95.85bn ($136.8bn) by 2021, according to a report published by Allied Market Research more

13 Jun 2016 16:08 News

New therapy uses plasma and electrodes to promote wound healing more

13 Jun 2016 10:56 Devices

Primasil and Mobile Onboard, an on-bus technology developer, have collaborated on a silicone rubber wearable device that vibrates and flashes to tell visually or hearing impaired passengers when their stop is approaching more

10 Jun 2016 14:36 Devices

Royal Philips has launched of a new handheld blood test, the Minicare I-20 system, for rapid diagnosis of a heart attack at the point of care more

10 Jun 2016 14:14 Devices

Members of congress have introduced a package of bills to reform the review process for medical devices and increase access to legal recourse for patients effected by unsafe devices more

10 Jun 2016 10:18 News

The global needle free drug delivery devices market is expected to reach £10bn ($14.6bn) by 2024, according to a new report published by Grand View Research The increasing prevalence of chronic diseases such as Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C, and AIDS due more

9 Jun 2016 14:08 News

Compamed 2016 will be offering over 800 companies the chance to exhibit innovative and tailored solutions for suppliers of the medical technology industry on 14-17 November at Messe Düsseldorf more

9 Jun 2016 11:28 News

Zimmer Biomet Holdings (Zimmer Biomet) is to acquire LDR Holding Corporation (LDR) for £25.60 ($37) per share which equates to a total transaction value of £691m ($1bn) more

9 Jun 2016 10:09 News

Davis-Standard will highlight the company’s latest medical tubing capabilities at booth #567 during MD&M East in New York City on June 14-16 more

8 Jun 2016 13:51 Technology

Noel Edmonds has caused controversy in the medtech world this week when the celebrity claimed that the EMPpad can tackle cancer more

8 Jun 2016 12:13 News

Vodafone will be connecting the world’s first and only exoskeleton that is FDA cleared for use by both stroke patients and spinal cord injuries more

7 Jun 2016 14:48 Devices

Permaseal, a transapical access and closure device used in heart surgery has received CE mark approval more

7 Jun 2016 12:44 Devices

The world's first kit able to directly detect the Zika virus (Zikv) in blood has been developed by Tanaka Kikinzoku Kogyo (KK) a subsidiary of Tanaka Holdings more

7 Jun 2016 10:25 Technology

Johnson & Johnson Innovation (J&J Innovation) and Janssen Research and Development have announced the launch of the World Without Disease QuickFire challenge to find disease solutions from across the pharmaceutical, medical device and consumer sector more

7 Jun 2016 09:51 News


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Researchers have developed an integrated, wearable device system that monitors a user’s environment, heart rate and other physical attributes to predict and prevent asthma attacks more

6 Jun 2016 15:35 Devices

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is approving medical devices before studies on their safety or effectiveness have been released to the public, Reuters Health reported more

6 Jun 2016 12:04 News

Compounding Solutions, a global medical plastics compounding company, will be hosting their first Medical Plastics Compounding (MPC) Conference on 20 September, 2016 at Minneapolis Marriott City Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota more

6 Jun 2016 09:10 News