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Dave Splett, vice president of business development for manufacturer Injectech, explains how the ISO 80369-7 luer standard could potentially affect all plastic luer users. Read more

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Calvin Jory, product marketing specialist, ultrasonic flaw detectors, for manufacturer of test and measurement solutions, Olympus, describes how to improve the inspection process for plastics with gaging technology. Read more

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Wolfgang Moersch, international marketing manager for manufacturer ZwickRoell, explains how manufacturers could reduce the testing steps required for autoinjectors whilst maintaining accuracy. Read more

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Ole Grøndahl Hansen, project manager of PVCMed Alliance explains why we should look to South Africa for inspiration on how to transform our medical device waste into useful products. Read more

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Peter Swanson, managing director at adhesives specialist Intertronics, gives his top tips for getting the best from your UltraViolet (UV) curing process. Read more

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MPN editor Laura Hughes spoke to Christian Herrild, director of growth strategies for manufacturer Teel Plastics, to discuss the main challenges and considerations associated with developing new plastic materials for the medical market. 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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Medical Plastics News editor Laura Hughes caught up with Francesca Reverberi, Trinseo’s global business director for performance plastics ahead of K Show 2019. Read more

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Plastics have been pivotal in the development of contact lenses as Medical Plastics News editor Laura Hughes explains. Read more

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Stefan Schneidmadel, development engineer from Schӧttli, a Husky Company, explains why Schottli believes it is increasing the efficiency of injection moulding. Read more

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A recently published article in the New York Times has suggested that the Series 4 Apple Watch, which comes equipped with an in-built electrocardiogram, should not be considered a medical device. Read more

Opinion

Lu Rahman discusses the emergence of cyberattacks and what it means for the medical device industry. Read more

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As many of you know, the start of 2017 saw the launch of MPN North America, making our medical plastics community increasingly global. Read more

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Rachel Gordon, technology analyst at IDTechEx discusses how advancements in electronics technology are enabling medical electronic equipment designed for faster diagnosis, improved patient quality of life and new drug-based therapies Read more

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Stéphane Regnault, chairman of Vygon’s board of management explains the company’s role in the single use medical devices sector Read more

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DSM explains how its elastomer is being put to use in medical gowns to protect against hospital-acquired infections Read more

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Jason Smith, senior analytical chemist, Polymer Solutions, looks at understanding necessary analytical techniques of hydrogel Read more

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Neil Oliver, Accutronics, looks at techniques that can be applied to increase the longevity of medical device batteries Read more

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Capsule endoscopy means many gastrointestinal diseases can be detected and Covestro’s polycarbonate has a key role to play Read more

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Techsil looks at the future for medical device adhesives and the growing importance that the wearable market holds Read more

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