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Contract Manufacturer of Single-Use Medical Devices

October 21, 2010 7:27 am | Product Releases | Comments

Specializing in custom extrusion, including PVC alternatives, NDH provides tubing available in a wide range of medical grade thermoplastics.

Sophisticated Laser Cutting and Resistance Welding Technology Highlighted

October 21, 2010 7:16 am | Miyachi Unitek Corp. | Product Releases | Comments

On display at the MD&M Minneapolis show was Miyachi’s latest laser cutting glove box system, featuring up to 5 axes of precision multi-axis motion and sophisticated software control features.

Custom Thermoformed Enclosures for High Value Instruments, Equipment

October 21, 2010 7:05 am | Product Releases | Comments

Custom thermoformed large enclosures, bezels, housings, and panels that feature the “look” of injection molded parts at a fraction of their cost are being introduced by Mayfield Plastics Inc.


Nano Bearings Material Offers up to Six Times More Wear Resistant

October 21, 2010 7:01 am | Product Releases | Comments

Polymer plain bearings made from iglide T500 have been around since the mid-1980s. They run dry at a long-term application temperature of -148°F to 482°F (up to 599°F for short periods).

Large Format Lenses Provide Twice the Light Throughput

October 21, 2010 6:54 am | Edmund Optics | Product Releases | Comments

Edmund Optics (EO), a provider of optical components, introduces its new TECHSPEC High Resolution Large Format Lenses. The lenses cover up to a 62 mm large format sensor to accommodate a wide variety of applications.

Medical Components and OEM Manufacturing Services

October 21, 2010 6:49 am | ASAHI INTECC USA, INC. | Product Releases | Comments

Asahi Intecc USA Inc. offers medical components and OEM manufacturing services. The company's Actone is a flexible stainless-steel tube with mechanical properties between a hypotube and conventional coil.

Algeta and Lumiphore Announce Global Agreement for the Development of Targeted Alpha-Pharmaceutical Therapeutics

October 21, 2010 5:34 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

RICHMOND, Calif., Oct. 21 /- Lumiphore Inc., a biotechnology leader in new proprietary bifunctional metal-chelation technology for use in high-value imaging, diagnostics, and therapeutics and Algeta ASA (OSE:ALGETA), the cancer therapeutics company, announced that they have signed a...


Collagen Matrix, Inc. Expands Operations and Moves Corporate Headquarters to Oakland, New Jersey

October 21, 2010 5:33 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

OAKLAND, N.J., Oct. 21 /- Collagen Matrix, Inc., the leader in collagen- and mineral-based matrix engineering, announced today that it is expanding its operations by the addition of a 28,000 sq. ft. facility at 15 Thornton Road, Oakland, New Jersey 07436. The company will be relocating...


Dental Implant Market in Canada Experiences 5.6% Growth in 2009 While US Market Declines by 4.2%

October 21, 2010 5:33 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

TORONTO, Oct. 21 /- According to Millennium Research Group (MRG), the global authority on medical technology market intelligence, while Canada typically mimics US trends in the North American dental implant market, last year was very different. The struggling American economy led to a...


Boston Scientific Announces FDA Clearance and CE Mark Approval for Advanix™ Biliary Stents

October 21, 2010 5:31 am | by Boston Scientific | News | Comments

Latest innovation in plastic biliary stent technology includes features for enhanced deliverability, efficiency and procedural control


IDEV Technologies Launches Additional Products in Europe

October 21, 2010 3:34 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

WEBSTER, Texas, Oct. 21 /- IDEV Technologies, Incorporated (IDEV), an innovative leader in the development and commercialization of minimally invasive medical technologies, today announced another step in the implementation of its strategy to expand its product line for treating patients...


Danaher Reports Record Third Quarter 2010 Results

October 21, 2010 3:34 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

WASHINGTON, Oct. 21 /- Danaher Corporation (NYSE: DHR ) announced today that GAAP net earnings for the quarter ended October 1, 2010 were $646.4 million, or $0.95 per diluted share, which includes a $0.34 gain related to the formation of the Apex Tool Group joint venture, and represents a...


DNA minivectors provide new gene therapy tool

October 21, 2010 3:33 am | by Baylor College of Medicine | News | Comments

Tiny wound-up circular bits of DNA that carry a short "hairpin" of RNA could prove a solution to the quest for a non-toxic, long-lived gene therapy vector designed to silence cancer genes in tumor cells, said researchers from Baylor College of Medicine and The Methodist Hospital Research...


Researchers develop first implanted device to treat balance disorder

October 21, 2010 3:32 am | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(University of Washington) A University of Washington Medical Center patient on Thursday, Oct. 21, will be the world's first recipient of a device that aims to quell the disabling vertigo associated with Meniere's disease. The UW Medicine clinicians who developed the implantable device...


Shionogi-ViiV Healthcare LLC Initiates Phase III Clinical Programme for Investigational Once-Daily HIV Integrase Inhibitor

October 21, 2010 1:32 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

LONDON, Oct. 21 /- Shionogi-ViiV Healthcare LLC today announced the start of the Phase III clinical programme evaluating its once-daily, unboosted investigational integrase inhibitor, S/GSK1349572 ('572). The Phase III clinical programme, which began this month, includes two studies...



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