Researchers have for the first time mapped the complex choreography used by the immune system's T cells to recognize pathogens while avoiding attacks on the body's own cells.
Center for Devices and Radiological Health Forum for International Medical Device Regulatory Authorities, May 3-6, 2011January 21, 2011 10:38 am | by U.S. Food & Drug Administration | News | Comments
The CDRH Forum is established for the exchange of medical device regulatory information between the USFDA CDRH and its counterpart agencies in other countries. The training is limited to international medical device regulatory authorities.
Luminaire makers can rely on blue LED lights sources and use Intematix?s phosphor-coated optics to offer products such as downlights in color temperatures ranging from 2700 ? 4000K.
Tool designed to enable improved substrate and MOCVD process control yield.
Idex Corp., which manufactures the Jaws of Life rescue equipment and other products, said Thursday that it is buying Advanced Thin Films LLC for about $32 million in cash in a bid to enhance its line of optical products.
A forum held in Washington, D.C. and sponsored by ASU addressed the child health crises in America.read more
GLENWOOD, Ill., Jan. 21, 2011 /- Landauer, Inc. (NYSE: LDR ), will release financial results for the fiscal first quarter of 2011 pre-market on Tuesday, February 1, 2011. The company will host a conference call for investors on Tuesday, February 1, 2011, at 2:00 p.m. Eastern Time....
ATLANTA, Jan. 21, 2011 /- CardioMEMS, Inc ., an Atlanta-based medical technology company that has developed and is commercializing a proprietary wireless sensing and communication technology for the human body, has earned a Georgia Bio (GaBio) 2011 Deal of the Year award. CardioMEMs...
Men cleaning a blood storage tank at a biotechnology plant were overcome by toxic fumes early Friday, killing one and leaving the others in critical condition, authorities said.Firefighters called to the Baxter International Inc. plant in Atwater Village shortly before 4 a.m. found a man lying...
Aetna Inc. has appointed Dr. Charles E. Saunders to the new position of head of Strategic Diversification, the health insurer said Friday.Saunders, will help the Hartford, Conn., company identify growth opportunities and develop market strategies. He will report to Chief Financial Officer...
The Macondo spill was just the latest insult to a Gulf Coast already suffering from decades of oil and gas development, river diversions and Hurricane Katrina. Ira Flatow and guests discuss long-term restoration plans for Gulf wetlands and wildlife, and the oil's impact on human health.
In the style of a 1950s horror film, Esteban Valencia, Eduardo Hernandez and Randi Levey, students from Miami Beach Senior High, created a cautionary tale about trashing the beach. The video, Garbage Monsters, got top honors in the Oceans 2030: Youth Outlook Multimedia Contest.
Scientists who study the oceans say the effects of climate change are already being seen in the world's oceans. From acidification and warming temperatures to sea-level rise and sea-ice loss, Ira Flatow and guests look at how the oceans are changing with changes in climate.
Biogen Idec's stock dropped almost three percent in morning trading Friday, after news that the company has received a negative opinion from European drug regulators for its drug candidate, Fampyra, to improve walking ability in patients with multiple sclerosis.
Fresenius Medical Care AG & Co. KGaA, a German dialysis products provider that has its U.S. headquarters in Waltham, is planning an offering of senior unsecured notes due 2021, totaling about $900 million.