Advertisement
The Essential Resource for the Medical Design Engineering Community
Subscribe to MDT Magazine All

Mosquito monitoring saves lives and money, analysis finds

October 26, 2010 1:33 pm | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(Emory University) Cutting surveillance for mosquito-borne diseases would likely translate into an exponential increase in both the number of human cases and the health costs when a disease outbreak occurs, according to an analysis by Emory University. The research was prompted by...

TOPICS:

Boston Scientific Completes Acquisition of Asthmatx

October 26, 2010 1:31 pm | by Boston Scientific | News | Comments

NATICK, Mass., Oct. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) today announced the completion of its acquisition of Asthmatx, Inc. of Sunnyvale, California.  The transaction follows the definitive

TOPICS:

MEI Development Acquires Oncology Group; Names Founder as Head of Oncology Division

October 26, 2010 1:31 pm | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

CORAL SPRINGS, Fla., Oct. 26 /- Florida-based MEI Development Corporation, a subsidiary of The MEI Healthcare Group (MEI), has acquired Georgia-based Oncology Business Advisory Group (OBAG) and named one of OBAG's founding partners, Cathy Putnick, as head of MEI Oncology Services....

TOPICS:
Advertisement

12 Tips to Outsourcing Development Success

October 26, 2010 12:47 pm | by Tim Bosch and David Ennen | Articles | Comments

More medical device OEMs are outsourcing a portion or the entire product development process than ever before. However, when relying on a vendor partner to achieve a successful outcome, OEMs must ensure clear communication is established and maintained. This article provides 12 tips to accomplish this.

Neurocrine Biosciences to Present at the Oppenheimer 21st Annual Healthcare Conference

October 26, 2010 12:33 pm | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

SAN DIEGO, Oct. 26 /- Neurocrine Biosciences, Inc. (Nasdaq: NBIX ) announced today that Kevin Gorman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Neurocrine Biosciences, will be presenting at the Oppenheimer 21st Annual Healthcare Conference in New York.   The live presentation takes...

TOPICS:

Infinity Pharma pain treatment finds marketing help from alliance

October 26, 2010 10:34 am | by Mass High Tech: The Journal of New England Technology | News | Comments

Development and commercialization of a treatment for inflammatory diseases developed by Infinity Pharmaceuticals Inc. is moving to Purdue Pharmaceutical Products LP and Mundipharma International Corp. Ltd., as part of an alliance formed by the companies in 2008.

TOPICS:

Resolvyx, Celtic Pharma form deal around dry eye therapy

October 26, 2010 10:33 am | by Mass High Tech: The Journal of New England Technology | News | Comments

Resolvyx Pharmaceuticals Inc., a Bedford-based developer of anti-inflammatory drugs, and Celtic Pharma, based in the U.S. Virgin Islands, have entered into a deal relating to Resolvyx’s dry-eye syndrome treatment.

Class I Medical Device Recall: Excelsior Medical Disposable Syringe with Normal Saline (0.9% Sodium Chloride, 5mL fill in 6mL syringe)

October 26, 2010 10:33 am | by U.S. Food & Drug Administration | News | Comments

The Excelsior Disposable 5mL fill in 6mL prefilled saline flush syringes are intended for the flushing of venous access devices (such as, inserted central catheters) and intravenous (IV) lines.

Advertisement

BU robotics research aims to straighten gaits

October 26, 2010 10:33 am | by Mass High Tech: The Journal of New England Technology | News | Comments

A Boston University professor has developed a robotics device designed to help prevent hip damage created by an incorrect gait. The goal is to correct a healthy patient’s walking gait early on so osteoarthritis doesn’t develop later in life.

MDS changing name to Nordion Inc. on Nov. 1; new TSX ticker symbol will be NDN

October 26, 2010 9:45 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Medical imaging company MDS Inc. (TSX:MDS) (NYSE:MDZ)announced Tuesday it will make its long-awaited name change to Nordion Inc. on Nov. 1.Along with the new name, the company will also change its stock ticker symbols to NDN on the Toronto Stock Exchange and NDZ on the big board in New York.The...

Reportlinker Adds Endoscopy Devices Market Outlook in Belgium to 2016 - Endoscopy Visualization Systems, Flexible and Rigid Endoscopes, Capsule Endoscope Systems and Others

October 26, 2010 9:34 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

NEW YORK, Oct. 26 /- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Endoscopy Devices Market Outlook in Belgium to 2016 - Endoscopy Visualization Systems, Flexible and Rigid Endoscopes, Capsule Endoscope Systems and Others...

TOPICS:

BU research aims to straighten gaits

October 26, 2010 9:34 am | by Mass High Tech: The Journal of New England Technology | News | Comments

A Boston University professor has developed a robotics device designed to help prevent hip damage created by an incorrect gait. The goal is to correct a healthy patient’s walking gait early on so osteoarthritis doesn’t develop later in life.

TOPICS:

Installation of Next Generation Proton Therapy System Progressing Rapidly

October 26, 2010 9:34 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

LITTLETON, Mass., Oct. 26 /- Still River Systems' groundbreaking proton therapy system is entering the final phase of installation at the Siteman Cancer Center at Barnes-Jewish Hospital and Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, MO, a National Cancer Institute (NCI)...

TOPICS:

Rexahn to Use MedAvante Centralized Ratings in MDD Phase 2b Study

October 26, 2010 9:33 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

HAMILTON, N.J. and ROCKVILLE, Md., Oct. 26 /- MedAvante, Inc., the leader in centralized expert evaluation of central nervous system (CNS) disorders, and Rexahn Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSE Amex: RNN ) a clinical stage pharmaceutical company developing and commercializing potential best in...

TOPICS:

Siemens Wins $25 Million Contract From Rush University Medical Center

October 26, 2010 9:33 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

MALVERN, Pa., Oct. 26 /- Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, one of the top academic medical centers in the United States, has awarded a five-year, $25 million contract for medical equipment and health IT consulting services to Siemens Medical Solutions USA, Inc. With the addition...

TOPICS:

Pages

X
You may login with either your assigned username or your e-mail address.
The password field is case sensitive.
Loading