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Provider of custom-engineered sutures, Teleflex Medical OEM, has introduced an advanced braiding technology that can divide a suture into multiple end branches or integrate several “loops” within the strand. Read more

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Ethylene oxide is commonly used to sterilise medical devices. However, recently the levels of ethylene oxide, which is classed as a carcinogen, have been found to be too high at some sterilisation facilities, resulting in closure of the plants. Read more

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Medical device and component manufacturer, Freudenberg Medical, announces the expansion of its medical balloon development and balloon rapid prototyping services. Read more

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United Soft Plastics (USP), a manufacturer and custom compounder of ThermoPlastic Elastomers (TPEs) has announced the opening of a new 10 million lb production facility in Houston. Read more

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A trade show which focuses on improving team play between suppliers and manufacturers. Read more

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The event hopes to empower medical device designers, engineers, and executives to reach the next stage of their medtech projects. Read more

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Amy B. Miller, director, lab services, PMO and supply chain and Daniel L. Bantz, technology manager, performance and packaging, labs, both from West Pharmaceutical Services, explains the importance of testing and inspecting within laboratories. Read more

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Medical Plastics News editor Laura Hughes sat down with Patrick Haney, research and development engineer, MTD Micro Molding, to find out what manufacturers need to know about injection and micromolding. Read more

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Chris Harvey, director of recall solutions, Stericycle, explains his thoughts on cybersecurity within the medical plastics industry. Read more

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Leon Lerman, Cynerio co-founder and CEO explains why having one single person ultimately responsible for securing medical devices ensures patient safety is always at the top of the agenda. Read more

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There are fears the closure of two medtech sterilisation plants could result in years of nationwide shortages for a number of surgical kits and implantable medical devices. Read more

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Sandi Schaible and Sherry Parker from WuXi Medical Device Testing, talk through what manufacturers need to know about the EU Medical Device Regulation (MDR). Read more

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Rui Soares, CENTIMFE - technological center for the moldmaking, special tooling and plastic industries from Engineering & Tooling Cluster in Portugal, presents a case study on advanced technological approaches for the development of medical devices. Read more

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The 25th MD&M aimed to connect attendees with innovators in medtech and provide access to industry leaders. Read more

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Jack Chan, global marketing director - medical, Porex, highlights the potential sterilization challenges medical device manufacturers may face as a result of the rapidly increasing demand for clean and safe devices. Read more

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MPN editor Laura Hughes sat down with Beau Rollins, global director of quality services for ConvaTec, to better understand ISO 10993-1:2018 and learn about how medical device manufacturers can ensure compliance with regulatory requirements. Read more

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Didier Perret, global business development manager, medical segment, Emerson, talks about how to choose the right technology for medical devices. Read more

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How Sinead Miller, CEO and co-founder of biomedical device company, PATH EX is helping diagnose and treat sepsis. Read more

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Manufacturing strength in the United States is reported to be the lowest it has been in more than 10 years according to a report by the Institute for Supply Management. Read more

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Stephanie Steichen, technical service and development specialist, DuPont explains the challenges associated with medical wearable technologies. Read more

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MPN editor Laura Hughes looks at the potential role fitness trackers and smartwatches could play within the medical sector. Read more

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