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Liners manufacturer Tri-Seal, a Tekni-Plex business, is displaying its latest pouch and lidding structures for medical device and pharmaceutical applications at MD&M West. Read more

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Plastics technology researcher and developer Teysha Technologies has developed a natural polycarbonate platform that it claims could replace the traditional plastic used in medical equipment. Read more

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Eight medical device firms have been selected by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to help prevent and treat opioid use disorder. Read more

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A patient has been successfully implanted with an eye pressure sensor for monitoring glaucoma provided by Implandata during its clinical study. Read more

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Vancive Medical Technologies is featuring the company’s new products for advanced wound care, skin care, medical wearables and other medical device applications at Medica 2018. Read more

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Qosina has introduced five new bonded, off-the-shelf extension lines to its product inventory. Each of these extension lines are designed with a combination of components. Read more

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A crackdown on fake medicines and medical devices by the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) has netted a haul of illicit products worth in excess of £2 million. Read more

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The Ram Group has launched what it’s calling ‘quantum sensor technology’, as a competitor to silicone-based sensors. Read more

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CorWave, a French medical technology company has obtained patent from the United States Patent and Trademark Office: for an ‘Implantable pump system having an undulating membrane’. Read more

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PolyVisions has developed a high-durability, highly chemical resistant, flame retardant material designed for housings and enclosures in medical device and lab instrumentation applications. Read more

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International product design company, IDC (Industrial Design Consultancy), has announced it has transitioned to the medical device standard, ISO 13485:2016. Read more

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Neil Oliver, Accutronics, looks at how wearables could help medical services manage the long-term health conditions that an ageing population brings Read more

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Tim Steele, Microspec Corporation talks to MPN about the benefits and challenges of extrusion and why OEMs should take this process seriously Read more

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Costa Rica’s medical device industry is being represented by the CR Med Supply consortium at MD&M East this week. Read more

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Tim Jennings, Custom Case Group, explains why augmented and virtual reality technologies are primed to transform the medical device industry. Read more

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Integrated solutions provider Avantor has published a new white paper from its NuSil brand to help medical device manufacturers evaluate and select the right type of lubricants for their applications. Read more

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Medtec China, the leading medical device design and manufacturing exhibition in China has opened for registration. Read more

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The FDA has announced that it is working towards new frameworks for enhancing medical device safety. Read more

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The government’s recent debate over the vaginal mesh scandal was a welcome step towards recognising the debilitating effects that women have faced from these devices. Read more

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Medtec Live, the new exhibition by show organisers UBM and NürnbergMesse, has received formal approval by the German Federal Cartel Office and is now set to launch 21-23 May 2019. Read more

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