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Sofradir & ULIS? infrared technologies on display in IFV systems at US military conference AUSA 2010

October 25, 2010 7:35 am | by I-Micronews | News | Comments

? Infantry Fighting Vehicle (IFV) Nexter, deployed in Afghanistan, will display fire control and surveillance systems using Sofradir & ULIS? infrared detectors ? Nexter use provides further example of Sofradir and ULIS? ability to deliver resilient IR products suited for combat zones like...

Major Medical Center in India is Country's First to Offer Fast Arc-based Radiation Therapy Technique for Patients With Cancer

October 25, 2010 7:34 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

NEW DELHI, Oct. 25 /- In Medanta Cancer Institute's first two Elekta VMAT cases, physicians were able to simultaneously exploit both the precision and speed benefits of this novel technique. Both patients had cranial tumors located near critical structures—requiring precise...


Frost & Sullivan Recognizes Visage Imaging, Inc. for its Medical Imaging Informatics in Healthcare Innovation

October 25, 2010 7:32 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Oct. 25 /- Based on its recent analysis of the medical imaging informatics market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes Visage Imaging, Inc. with the 2010 North American Frost & Sullivan Healthcare Innovation of the Year Award. (Logo:  ...


Power Rated Rotary Switches Have One to Six Poles

October 25, 2010 6:57 am | Product Releases | Comments

NKK Switches, a leading designer and manufacturer of innovative electromechanical switches, introduces the HS16 Series of standard size rotary switches.

Server Features Redesigned Chassis for Faster Maintenance

October 25, 2010 6:48 am | Kontron America, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

The new industrial server is equipped with the powerful 64-bit Intel Core i3/i5/i7 processor and Intel Q57 Express chipset and provides high power density with convenient server functions for advanced security and remote-management.

Elastomer Socket Offers Superior Electrical Performance

October 25, 2010 6:43 am | Ironwood Electronics, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

The SG-BGA-7188 socket is designed for 2.75 x 2.75-mm package size and operates at bandwidths up to 10 GHz with less than 1 dB of insertion loss. The contact resistance is typically 20 milliohms per I/O.

Linear Positioning Stages Feature Moving Magnet Voice Coil Technology

October 25, 2010 6:37 am | H2W Technologies | Product Releases | Comments

The compact linear positioning stages can be mounted horizontally or vertically and are ideal for short stroke positioning applications requiring high acceleration, high accuracy, repeatability, and high reliability.

TDI introduces new 4.1kW, 28V liquid cooled DC-DC converter

October 25, 2010 6:36 am | by I-Micronews | News | Comments

TDI has developed LiquaCore? (patent pending) power management technology which employs liquid cooling from a modular and scalable architecture.


IR expands family of automotive directFET2 power MOSFETs with system scalability

October 25, 2010 6:36 am | by I-Micronews | News | Comments

International Rectifier, IR® announced the expansion of its family of automotive DirectFET®2 power MOSFETs that deliver exceptional power density, dual-sided cooling and minimal parasitic inductance and resistance for heavy load applications, including Electric Power Steering (EPS), power...

Tengion Announces First Implantation of Neo-Urinary Conduit™ in Initial Clinical Trial in Patients with Bladder Cancer

October 25, 2010 6:35 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

EAST NORRITON, Pa., Oct. 25 /- Tengion, Inc. (Nasdaq: TNGN ), a leader in regenerative medicine, announced today that surgeons at the University of Chicago have implanted its Neo-Urinary Conduit ™ in the first patient as part of the ongoing clinical trial evaluating the Company's...


GENFIT Selected by Windhover for the 2011 'Top Biopharma Projects To Watch'

October 25, 2010 6:33 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

LILLE, France and CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Oct. 25 /- GENFIT (Alternext: ALGFT; ISIN: FR0004163111), a biopharmaceutical company at the forefront of drug discovery and development, focusing on the early diagnosis and preventive treatment of cardiometabolic and associated disorders, today...


CryoLife Begins Distribution of Blood-Clotting Agent PerClot® in Europe

October 25, 2010 6:33 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

ATLANTA, Oct. 25 /-  CryoLife, Inc. (NYSE: CRY ), an implantable biological medical device and cardiovascular tissue processing company, announced today that it has begun European distribution of PerClot®, a novel polysaccharide hemostatic agent used to control bleeding during...


Panasonic Makes Investment in Houston-based CardioNexus Corp.

October 25, 2010 6:33 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

SECAUCUS, N.J., Oct. 25 /- Panasonic Corporation of North America has completed an investment in CardioNexus Corporation, a portfolio company of Houston's Fairway Medical Technologies which works closely with the Texas Medical Center. The move is part of Panasonic's plans to establish...


Emeritus buys Weston for $18 million

October 25, 2010 5:45 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Emeritus Corp., a provider of senior living services, said Monday it will buy The Weston Group Inc., one of its suppliers, for $18 million.The Weston Group, of Easton, Pa., provides rehabilitation services and medical equipment to the senior living industry. Weston's annual revenue is about $37...

Psychiatric Solutions facility subpoenaed by DOJ

October 25, 2010 5:45 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Psychiatric Solutions Inc. said one of its inpatient facilities in Philadelphia received a subpoena from the Department of Justice, according to a Securities and Exchange Commission filing on Monday.In the filing, the company said it received the subpoena on Oct. 20. It did not disclose details...


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