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Norway Selects IBM to Create Smarter Healthcare Infrastructure

November 11, 2010 10:35 am | by IBM | News | Comments

At the Smarter Industries Symposium today in Barcelona, IBM announced it has entered into an agreement with Central Norway Regional Health Authority to provide information technology to support all hospitals in Norway and improve coordination and reporting of health information, logistics...

Modulight releases OEM laser systems for Medical and Industrial applications.

November 11, 2010 9:37 am | by I-Micronews | News | Comments

Modulight announced today a set of single-emitter based OEM laser systems ideal for medical and industrial applications.

Spencer Pharmaceutical buyout bid priced at $245M

November 11, 2010 9:37 am | by Mass High Tech: The Journal of New England Technology | News | Comments

Spencer Pharmaceutical Inc., a metabolic disease-focused firm in Boston, has announced that the unsolicited cash buyout offer it received last week is priced at 97 cents per share, which could bring the company $245 million.


Testing Autism Drugs in Human Brain Cells

November 11, 2010 9:36 am | by Massachusetts Institute of Technology | News | Comments

A method involving pluripotent stem cells could lead to personalized treatment of the disease.

FDA approves treatment for HIV-linked abdominal fat

November 11, 2010 9:35 am | by Mass High Tech: The Journal of New England Technology | News | Comments

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved a treatment, developed by Canadian firm Theratechnologies and marketed exclusively in the U.S. by Rockland-based EMD Serono, for excess abdominal fat in HIV-infected patients with lipodystrophy.


New Analyses of Data From RE-LY Trial, Involving Oral Anticoagulant Pradaxa, to be Presented at American Heart Association's Scientific Sessions

November 11, 2010 9:35 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

RIDGEFIELD, Conn., Nov. 11, 2010 /- Results of two pre-specified sub-study analyses of the 18,113 patient RE-LY® trial,(1) involving the newly approved oral anticoagulant Pradaxa® (dabigatran etexilate mesylate) capsules,(2) will be presented at the American Heart Association's...


Novartis halts lung cancer trial

November 11, 2010 9:35 am | by Mass High Tech: The Journal of New England Technology | News | Comments

Novartis AG said it is discontinuing late stage clinical trials for a drug candidate to treat lung cancer because the trial was unlikely to meet its endpoint.

Dehaier Medical Announces Conference Call to Discuss Third Quarter 2010 Financial Results

November 11, 2010 9:34 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

BEIJING, Nov. 11, 2010 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Dehaier Medical Systems Ltd. (Nasdaq: DHRM ) ("Dehaier" or the "Company"), an emerging leader in the development, assembly, marketing and sale of medical devices and homecare medical products in China, today announced that it will hold...


Mindray Medical to Exhibit at MEDICA 2010 in Dusseldorf, Germany from November 17- 20, 2010

November 11, 2010 9:34 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

SHENZHEN, China, Nov. 11, 2010 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Mindray Medical International Limited (NYSE: MR ), a leading developer, manufacturer and marketer of medical devices worldwide, today announced its participation in the MEDICA 2010 42nd World Forum of Medicine International...


IPC buys Nevada doctor group for undisclosed sum

November 11, 2010 6:45 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

IPC The Hospitalist Company Inc. said Thursday it bought the Las Vegas physician group practice Zenith Hospitalists. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.IPC, a physician group practice company, said the deal expands its presence in a Nevada market where it is already well-established. Zenith...

Camera Improves Inspection Speed And Precision

November 11, 2010 6:34 am | Product Releases | Comments

PPT VISION’s IMPACT M-Series embedded vision system delivers increased precision and speed to automated inspection, guidance, and identification production processes.

DC-DC Converter Reduces Footprint by 50% Over Current Designs

November 11, 2010 6:22 am | Murata Power Solutions | Product Releases | Comments

The introduction of this high performance MTU1 series marks a step-change in the miniaturization of power modules, setting new standards for footprint, load regulation, and efficiency.

Ultrasonic Perforating of Foam-Based Wound Dressings

November 11, 2010 6:11 am | Product Releases | Comments

Ultrasonic perforation technology allows a two to three times faster production speed compared to heat perforation systems. Additionally the product quality remains constant even at varying speeds during the start-up and deceleration phases of the machine.

TO-8 VCO Are Hermetically Sealed

November 11, 2010 6:05 am | Product Releases | Comments

Crystek Corp. has introduced a new series of TO-8 VCOs (Voltage Controlled Oscillators) to provide high-performance frequency control in harsh, demanding environments.

MedClean Technologies Signs Contract with Gamma HealthCare Inc./Danner Medical Waste for MedClean 4500 Fixed-Based System, Services, and Consumables

November 11, 2010 5:36 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

BETHEL, Conn., Nov. 11, 2010 /- MedClean Technologies (OTC Bulletin Board: MCLN ), the leading provider of onsite technology for the treatment and disposal of medical waste and the destruction of confidential documents and related media, today announced it has signed an agreement with...



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