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Hospital study suggests that early transfusion increases acute upper GI re-bleeding risk

July 7, 2010 7:34 am | News | Comments

(Wiley-Blackwell) Doctors have called for an urgent review of transfusion policies after a UK-wide study of 221 hospitals found that patients admitted with acute upper gastrointestinal bleeding are more than twice as likely to suffer further bleeding if they receive a red blood...


Reny and Company's Steve Raiken Talks Speed to Production

July 7, 2010 7:32 am | Videos | Comments

Steve Raiken of Reny & Company offers solutions to get to the production stage faster when medical device components are needed. MDT Editor-in-Chief, Sean Fenske, was able to catch-up with Steve at the MD&M West 2010 show. Visit for more information about Reny & Company.

Inzign's Phua Swee Hoe Discusses Medical Device Molding

July 7, 2010 7:32 am | Videos | Comments

Phua Swee Hoe of Inzign talks about the company's focus on molding capabilities for medical device manufacturers with MDT Editor-in-Chief, Sean Fenske, during a visit to the company facility in Singapore. Visit for more information about Inzign.


Racer Technology's Willy Koh explains molding capabilties

July 7, 2010 7:32 am | Videos | Comments

Willy Koh, CEO of Racer Technology, explains the advantages the company brings to the table in terms of serving as a one-stop shop for OEMs. They offer product/mechanical design through to complete box build of a device. The company is able to offer a comprehensive array of solutions as a...

Microchip Technology Multimedia Expansion Board

July 7, 2010 7:32 am | Videos | Comments

Visit to learn more. Overview of the Multimedia Expansion Board for PIC32 for high performance user interface development.

Momentive's Sharon Shatto talks StatSil antimicrobial silicone elastomer technology

July 7, 2010 7:32 am | Videos | Comments

Sharon Shatto, Americas Healthcare Marketing Manager at Momentive Performance Materials, talks about the award winning (2009 Frost and Sullivan Product Innovation Award) StatSil antimicrobial silicone elastomer technology platform. The material addresses the need for antimicrobial...

MicroCare Medical's Jay Tourigny talks about collaboration with Dow Corning on coating technology

July 7, 2010 7:32 am | Videos | Comments

Jay Tourigny, VP of Operations at MicroCare Medical, discusses the collaboration with the company and Dow Corning to offer an innovative coating solution. He also demonstrates the advantage of what MicroCare's coating delivery technology can do when used with the Dow product. Visit...

Nelson Labs' Dan Floyd Highlights the EtO sterilization validation process

July 7, 2010 7:32 am | Videos | Comments

Dan Floyd, Sterilization Section Leader at Nelson Labs, walks you through the validation process for a medical device using EtO sterilization for the first time. Visit to find out more about Nelson Labs.


Low-Voltage Double Row Connector Just 16 mm Wide

July 7, 2010 6:59 am | Product Releases | Comments

Just 16-mm wide, WAGO Corporation’s 713 Series MCS Mini-HD double row connector system trims front-panel space by up to 40%.

Meridian Bioscience signs deal with DiaSorin

July 7, 2010 6:45 am | News | Comments

Medical test kit maker Meridian Bioscience Inc. said Wednesday it signed a royalty-based development and distribution deal with DiaSorin S.p.A. Under the deal, DiaSorin will use key Meridian technology to develop several infectious disease products for use on their Liaison automated detection...

LED Quadrant Ring Light Fits Any Stereo Microscope

July 7, 2010 6:40 am | Product Releases | Comments

UNITRON Ltd. offers its 15854 LED Ring Light. Manufactured to fit any stereo microscope, they are ideal for observing circuit board, electronic, and highly reflective specimens.

Excelimmune lands $4.5M funding

July 7, 2010 6:34 am | News | Comments

Woburn-based biopharmaceutical firm Excelimmune Inc. has taken in $4.5 million of a planned $8.9 million equity financing, according to a regulatory filing. The company develops therapies using human recombinant polyclonal antibodies.

LightWorks Optics' Dan Barber announces grant received to develop cell selection device

July 7, 2010 6:30 am | Videos | Comments

Dan Barber, President of LightWorks Optics, talks about the grant the company has received from the NIH to develop a cell selection device. He also discusses the company's capabilities. Visit to find out more about LightWorks Optics.

Van der Stahl MD-850

July 7, 2010 6:30 am | Videos | Comments The MD-850-US medical pouch sealer represents the most advanced microprocessor-controlled packaging offered in the medical device arena, with finely tuned pressure transducers and thermal probes with high accuracy and acuity. The MD-850 medical device...

MEDICA 2009: Films for Medical Device Packaging - Sealed Air

July 7, 2010 6:30 am | Videos | Comments

Nicholas Berendt, European Marketing Manager at Sealed Air, explained how films for pharmaceuticals can be used to separate two individual ingredients for example in anti-cancer drug therapy . Watch more videos at:


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