65% of plastic packaging could be recyclable by 2025, according to a new study. more

14 Dec 2017 11:40 News

The European Commission has published the in vitro diagnostic medical device Regulation (IVDR) and the medical device Regulation (MDR) more

5 May 2017 15:25 News

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

Scientific technology company Renishaw is being supported by the Horizon 2020 programme for its trials of a new drug delivery system aiming to help treat Parkinson’s disease. more

11 Jan 2017 09:00 News

A partnership between universities and industrial companies in Ireland has resulted in a new research centre opening in NUI Galway, according to the Irish Times. more

26 Sep 2016 10:40 News

A European research consortium, headed by the University of Twente, is to receive grants of over €5 million for the development of a new imaging device which could help diagnose breast cancer. more

19 Sep 2016 12:10 Devices

A recent German court ruling reinforces a precedent for medical device manufacturers that could result in weakened investment and less innovation in the sector. David Gray writes more

6 Jun 2016 16:16 News