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Medical Plastics News

Prosthetic manufacturer Steeper explains how incorporating new software into its processes has improved the creation of its award-winning product. more

5 Jan 2018 14:30 News

The medical plastics and medtech line up has been impressive this year with no end of innovation and breakthrough. Picking some of the key moments was hard but as always, a pleasure, says Lu Rahman more

7 Dec 2017 16:20 News

Health technology company Philips has announced that it is working together with 3D Systems and Stratasys to incorporate a 3D modelling application into clinical workflows. more

28 Nov 2017 12:01 News

Lu Rahman writes how the lines between the medical device, pharma and digital health industries are becoming less clear. more

22 Nov 2017 14:25 News

Ineos Styrolution examine styrenic solutions for the medical device sector. more

17 Oct 2017 09:00 News

Vancive Medical Technologies and Pronat Medical explain why material selection matters when it comes to skin-worn wearables. more

9 Oct 2017 14:20 , , Opinion

Conducting plastics found in smartphone screens can be used to trick the metabolism of pathogenic bacteria, report scientists at the Swedish Medical Nanoscience Center at Karolinska Institutet in the scientific journal npj Biofilms and Microbiomes. more

3 Oct 2017 10:45 News

Lu Rahman talks about the recent findings of plastic being found in water across the globe and what the medical plastics industry holds for future innovations. more

29 Sep 2017 11:54 Opinion

A range of high-profile medical manufacturing companies are in direct line of Hurricane Maria as the storm heads for the island of Puerto Rico. more

20 Sep 2017 16:30 News

A device developed to help detect pneumonia at a low-cost has won the student category of Fast Company’s 2017 Innovation by Design Awards. more

20 Sep 2017 11:00 Devices

Contract manufacturer Dynamic Group discuss how it collaborated with Universal Robots to improve product consistency and increase production capacity. more

19 Sep 2017 14:35 News

At Fakuma in Friedrichshafen, SIKORA is following seamlessly on from its earlier performances at renowned trade fairs for plastics, such as K in Düsseldorf and Chinaplas in Shanghai. more

5 Sep 2017 11:00 News

ABPI CEO, Mike Thomson discusses why the launch of the Life Sciences Industrial Strategy is an important milestone for the industry. more

5 Sep 2017 09:50 News

Medical Plastics News is behind a new feature for this year’s Interplas Show at the NEC, Birmingham. more

29 Aug 2017 13:43 News

Martin Shkreli’s reluctant jury, a fat-busting headset, plus Instagram’s role in spotting depression: episode two of the MedTalk podcast is out now. more

25 Aug 2017 09:55 News

Apple have continued its push into the medical device sector by filing for a patent for a new electronic health device. more

21 Aug 2017 10:10 News

Lu Rahman looks at the gender pay gap across the medical technology sector and what the rise of 'femtech' means for women. more

20 Aug 2017 11:15 Opinion

Sean Fryers, Connect 2 Cleanrooms, looks at off-site construction and the future of cleanrooms. more

18 Aug 2017 09:45 Opinion

Ray Ledinsky, Teleflex Medical OEM, provides expertise on designing a catheter to achieve optimal performance. more

16 Aug 2017 10:20 Opinion