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Small AC Power Entry Module Has EMI Filter

June 14, 2010 6:43 am | Schurter, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

The integrated EMI filter mounted at the point of power entry ensures optimal electromagnetic performance, while providing space savings and cost efficient assembly.

Brushless 8-mm Motor Offers Continuous Current

June 14, 2010 6:36 am | Maxon Precision Motors, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

maxon’s brushless dc motor offers continuous current up to 0.95 mNm, nominal speed up to 80,000 rpm, and an exceptional efficiency rating of 70%.

One Part High Strength Epoxy Has High Thermal Conductivity

June 14, 2010 6:31 am | Master Bond, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Master Bond Polymer Adhesive Supreme 10AOHT-LO is a single component, no mix, thermally conductive compound featuring superior electrical insulation and toughness.


Chindex's 4Q net income falls on lower sales

June 14, 2010 6:10 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Chindex International Inc., which sells medical products in China, said Monday its fiscal fourth-quarter net income fell on lower product revenue.In the quarter ended March 31, Chindex's net income fell to $515,000, or 4 cents per share, compared with net income of $3.4 million, or 24 cents per...

Clinical Benefits of Electronic Brachytherapy From Xoft Substantiated for the Treatment of Multiple Cancers

June 14, 2010 5:39 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

SUNNYVALE, Calif. , June 14 /- The clinical benefits of isotope-free electronic radiation therapy delivered directly to cancer sites with minimal exposure to surrounding healthy tissue continues to be substantiated by multiple publications, according to Xoft, Inc., developer of the...


MultiCell Hires Clinical Research Organization to Manage MCT-125 Phase IIb Clinical Trial

June 14, 2010 5:38 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

WOONSOCKET, R.I. , June 14 /- MultiCell Technologies, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: MCET) has retained Clinical Development & Support Services, Ltd. ( CDSS ) of Cheshire, England to manage its planned Phase IIb clinical trial in the United Kingdom for MCT-125, the Company's lead drug...


Data Management Healthcheck Survey Reveals Health IT's Top Spending Priorities

June 14, 2010 2:38 am | by RealWire | News | Comments

Secure storage and management of patient data are the most pressing issues as hospitals transition to electronic patient recordsAshtead, UK - 14 June 2010 - Research from a global survey by BridgeHead Software, the Healthcare Storage Virtualization (HSV) company, has revealed that secure...


Phase 3 Trial of Nexavar in First-Line Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Does Not Meet Primary Endpoint of Overall Survival

June 14, 2010 12:37 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

WAYNE, N.J. and EMERYVILLE, Calif. , June 14 /- Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals and Onyx Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ONXX ) today announced that the final analysis of the Phase 3 NExUS ( N SCLC research Ex perience U tilizing S orafenib) trial evaluating Nexavar® (sorafenib)...


Brain MRI in children: 'Incidental' findings yield disclosure dilemmas for doctors, patients

June 13, 2010 8:40 pm | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions) Pediatricians whose patients undergo "routine" brain MRIs need a plan to deal with findings that commonly reveal unexpected-but-benign anomalies that are unlikely to cause any problem, reports a research team led by Johns Hopkins Children's...


Study confirms favorable long-term prognosis of epilepsy

June 13, 2010 8:40 pm | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(Wiley-Blackwell) A study conducted by researchers in the Netherlands confirmed that children with idiopathic new-onset epilepsy have a significantly higher rate of remission than those with remote symptomatic epilepsy. Results of this study are now available online in Epilepsia, a...


How to Make an Artificial Cell

June 13, 2010 8:39 pm | by Massachusetts Institute of Technology | News | Comments

Researchers at the Venter Institute explain their groundbreaking techniques.

Old Livers Made New Again

June 13, 2010 8:39 pm | by Massachusetts Institute of Technology | News | Comments

Unhealthy organs provide a framework for growing replacement ones.

Study reveals causes of survival disparities based on insurance among rectal cancer patients

June 13, 2010 8:37 pm | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(American Cancer Society) Disparities in cancer stage and treatment are the main reasons why Medicaid-insured and uninsured rectal cancer patients are twice as likely to die within five years as privately insured patients.


Cost concerns prevent many cancer survivors from getting medical care

June 13, 2010 8:37 pm | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(American Cancer Society) A new analysis has found that two million cancer survivors did not get needed medical services in the previous year because of concerns about cost.


Robotic Surgery: Medicine or Marketing?

June 13, 2010 7:41 pm | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

An Ethical and Clinical Exploration of the Pros & Cons of Robotic Surgery PHILADELPHIA , June 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Robotic surgery -- is it truly an advance for modern medicine, or just a product of slick consumer advertising campaigns and targeted marketing to physicians?...



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