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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. more

Opinion

As medical device design and technology offers us innovative products with increasingly sophisticated functionality, security issues are becoming key, says Lu Rahman. more

Opinion

Neil Oliver, technical marketing manager of professional battery manufacturer Accutronics explains how portable and wearable technology is supporting the future of military medical devices. more

Opinion

Brian Wyatt, vice president, Medical and Healthcare, Cyient, discusses how technology is helping patients get connected with healthcare. more

Opinion

The pelvic mesh scandal isn’t going away with many women reporting severe adverse effects of the product. Reece Armstrong has been following events and outlines where we are now more

News

Exhibitors attending the Med-Tech Innovation Expo share their views on Brexit, sector expectations, key initiatives and more in this insightful interview into the medtech industry. more

Opinion

Bhaskar Sambasivan, SVP and Global Markets Leader, Life Sciences, Cognizant writes about why the UK's life sciences industry needs to make the digital switch. more

Opinion

Creators of accurate models of limbs for use by medical students, Limbs and Things, discuss how working with band saw specialist Starrett ensures its models are as precise as possible. more

Opinion

Jonathan Wilkins, marketing director of obsolete industrial equipment supplier EU Automation, gives his thoughts on how the UK’s latest initiative to remove all avoidable plastic waste by 2042 could affect the country’s plastics manufacturers. more

Opinion

MPN speaks to Stratasys about how it is working together with hospitals and medical device manufacturers to improve patient outcomes and personalise treatments. more

Opinion

Lu Rahman looks at how the digital health sector is increasingly influenced by healthcare professionals and consumers and the opportunities this brings for medical device manufacturers. more

Opinion

A screening tool for pancreatic cancer has been developed by researchers at the University of Washington. more

News

Marie Crane, Dow Food, Pharma & Medical, explains how silicone adhesives for wearable medical devices promote compliance and innovation. more

Opinion

Medical Plastics News reviews the Philips Health Watch, a wearable deices touted as a medical device to help people monitor their health. more

Devices

Speciality chemical company Clariant and security provider SICPA discuss how they are working together to help fight counterfeiting within the medical device and pharmaceutical industry. more

Technology

Stratasys’ PolyJet 3D printing technology has enabled Ben Ryan, founder of Ambionics, to create a fully-functioning 3D printed hydraulic prosthetic for his two year old son, Sol. more

Devices

This May, paper five pound notes will cease to be legal tender. And since the average fiver has at least 136 exchanges a year, we thought we’d find out how clean the new polymer notes are, so you know just what you’re putting your hands on. more

News

The medical plastics sector is very good at developing forward-thinking products. But what about the people behind this technology? Lu Rahman spoke to a handful of the industry’s key figures to see what makes them the drivers of innovation more

News

Opportunities for medical device companies in China and the Asia Pacific region continue to be strong. However, businesses need to consider the regulatory framework in place designed to protect and encourage domestic manufacture, says Lu Rahman more

News

Amith Belawadi, The Tech Group, examines how 3D printing is being used in medical device contract manufacture and the benefits that improve lead times from concept to development and validation more

News