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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. Read 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. Read more

North America

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

North America

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

North America

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

North America

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

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

Opinion

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

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

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

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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. Read more

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

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

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

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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. Read 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. Read more

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