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Medical Plastics News

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. more

Devices

PolyOne has collaborated with Rapid Oxygen, a Stamford, CT-based company, on polymer selection for the development of its new emergency oxygen device called R15. more

North America

Surgical Innovation Associates receives FDA clearance to market advanced bioabsorbable mesh for reconstructive and cosmetic surgery. more

North America

Press reports have highlighted the Series 4 Apple Watch’s new FDA-cleared features and focussed on its use a potential medical device. Lu Rahman looks at what the product offers and is somewhat sceptical of its latest labelling. more

North America

London-based architects Tonkin Liu has used its architectural expertise to invent a medical device. more

North America

Reece Armstrong examines the life science sector in North America and how innovation is at the heart of the market more

North America

Plastic, silicone injection moulding and contract manufacturer GW Plastics, is celebrating the 10th anniversary of its subsidiary, GW Silicones. more

News

MPN is exhibiting at MD&M East. Come and see us at booth 162 on 12-14 June. more

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Head of content at MPN, Lu Rahman reflects on 2017, discussing the gender pay gap and where medical plastics fit into the world's plastic waste problem. more

Opinion

Medical Plastics News takes a look at some of the biggest stories that have emerged over the past week. more

News

Provider of materials for life sciences, Dow Medical Solutions, is set to debut two new products at MD&M West this year. more

News

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

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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

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

News

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

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

News

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

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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

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

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

News