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

4 Sep 2017 16:05 News

An introductory guide has been made available by the Medicine and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) so manufacturers are aware of requirements under the new EU regulations for medical devices (MDR) and in vitro diagnostic devices (IVDR). more

30 Aug 2017 15:30 News

Maliha Carey, from legal firm, Stevens & Bolton asks is your app a medical device and why does it matter? more

31 Jan 2017 09:00 News

Updated guidance issued to help identify the health apps which are medical devices and make sure they comply with regulations and are acceptably safe. more

25 Aug 2016 13:32 News

Noel Edmonds has caused controversy in the medtech world this week when the celebrity claimed that the EMPpad can tackle cancer more

8 Jun 2016 12:13 News

Top tips for notifying the MHRA of an intention to carry out a clinical investigation for CE marking more

15 Mar 2016 16:49 News

According to the findings of a Triennial Review of the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA), the UK is well-placed to steer a global drive to improve public health more

31 Jul 2015 14:42 News

Earlier this year, the UK's Daily Mail newspaper ran a story on adverse incidents in medical devices, describing what it termed a 'secret scandal', and simultaneously bringing unwelcome attention to the medical device sector. more

27 Jan 2015 08:46 News

Suspended sentence: Scottish health secretary, Alex Neil, has written to health boards to ask them to consider the suspension of polypropylene mesh medical devices. more

24 Jun 2014 12:59 News