Research and development

Bionic prosthetics need an open-source business model hinging on affordability, in order to succeed, according to Frost & Sullivan’s TechVision team. more

10 Aug 2017 12:20 News

Phillips-Medisize explains how to improve R&D productivity through intelligent drug delivery. more

27 Mar 2017 15:00 Opinion

Science and engineering company DuPont Electronics & Communications (DuPont) and Holst Centre have announced that they will be extending their long-term collaboration, which focuses on advanced materials for the printed electronics industry. more

27 Feb 2017 11:00 News

Sterilisation specialist, Steris Ast, reveals investment plans to support the European medical device industry more

26 Feb 2016 10:26 Opinion

USA-based extrusion expert Foster has been awarded a grant from the University of Connecticut to develop an extrusion and moulding process to produce tablets which are poorly water soluble and therefore suffer low absorption rates in the body. more

17 Apr 2013 17:00 News

Organs-on-chips are clear, flexible polymer devices about the size of a computer memory stick containing hollow microfluidic channels lined by living human cells. They allow researchers to recapitulate physiological and mechanical organ functions. more

10 Apr 2013 11:22 Devices

Automatic laser polishing of titanium implants has been achieved via a project by Germany's Fraunhofer Institute for Laser Technology (ILT) research institution. more

11 Jan 2013 00:00 Technology