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External Power Supplies Meet Energy Efficiency Standards

June 22, 2010 6:30 am | Xp Power | Product Releases | Comments

XP Power launches the AEF and AFM series of external AC/DC power supply units. Designed for a wide range of IT and portable medical equipment, the units provide single outputs with power output between 100-150 Watts.

Zero Drift Inverted Microscope System Offers Continuous Autofocus

June 22, 2010 6:22 am | Olympus America Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Olympus offers the IX81-ZDC2 Zero Drift microscope system, a motorized inverted microscope with a comprehensive, integrated autofocus solution for investigators doing time-lapse experiments.

Flyback Controllers Operate From -55 to 150°C Junction Temperature

June 22, 2010 6:14 am | Linear Technology | Product Releases | Comments

Linear Technology Corp. provides high reliability versions of the LTC3803/-3/-5 current mode flyback controllers in the tiny 6-pin ThinSOT package. These devices are specified and are 100% production tested over a junction temperature range of -55 to 150°C.

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Adhesives Formulated With Built-in Cure Indicator

June 22, 2010 6:07 am | Product Releases | Comments

The DYMAX MD 1200 series adhesives are ideal for rapid bonding of a wide variety of substrates found in reservoirs, plastic housings, respiratory devices, needles, syringes, tube sets, fittings, and other medical devices.

Spectranetics settles class action lawsuit

June 22, 2010 5:45 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Medical laser maker Spectranetics Corp. said Tuesday it has settled a securities class-action lawsuit and a stockholder derivatives case.The class action lawsuit filed against the company and certain executives had alleged that Spectranetics broke federal securities law by making false and...

Freescale unveils new era of sensing with Xtrinsic portfolio

June 22, 2010 5:38 am | by I-Micronews | News | Comments

Xtrinsic sensing solutions for motion and touch applications boost sensing context and performance for next generation applications

Covidien prices offering of $1.5B in senior notes

June 22, 2010 4:45 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Irish drug and medical device maker Covidien PLC has priced an offering of senior notes totaling $1.5 billion, which it will use to help pay for the acquisition of medical device maker ev3 Inc.Covidien said late Monday its subsidiary, Covidien International Finance SA, is offering $500 million in...

NIH and Wellcome Trust announce partnership to support population-based genome studies in Africa

June 22, 2010 4:36 am | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(NIH/National Human Genome Research Institute) The National Institutes of Health, an agency of the US Department of Health and Human Services, and the Wellcome Trust, a global charity based in London, today announced a partnership to support population-based genetic studies in...

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Concord Medical Announces New Centers Opening at Hospital Partner

June 22, 2010 4:33 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

BEIJING , June 22 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Concord Medical Services Holdings Limited ("Concord Medical" or the "Company") (NYSE: CCM ), the operator of the largest network of radiotherapy and diagnostic imaging centers in China , today announced that it will add two new centers to...

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ISYS® Search Software Wins Key Enterprise Search Contract With UNAIDS

June 22, 2010 2:35 am | by RealWire | News | Comments

ISYS and Partner Raytion Selected to Provide UNAIDS With Enterprise-Wide Information Access SolutionLONDON, 22 June, 2010 - ISYS® Search Software (http://www.isys-search.com), a global supplier of enterprise search solutions for information access, management and reuse, today...

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Polymer laser pinpoints explosives

June 21, 2010 10:37 pm | by I-Micronews | News | Comments

Organic lasers show tremendous promise for sensing the vapours given off by the explosives found in landmines.

Zapping Asthma

June 21, 2010 10:34 pm | by Massachusetts Institute of Technology | News | Comments

Patients who have asthma that is not controlled by drugs may benefit from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's approval of the Alair medical device. It uses a catheter with an expanding tip made of four electrodes. Inserted in a lung passageway by a medical professional, these electrodes d

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Noninvasive combination technique may reduce number of breast biopsies

June 21, 2010 10:33 pm | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(Radiological Society of North America) By combining two relatively inexpensive technologies based on sound and light waves, researchers hope to lower the rate at which women undergo breast biopsies for suspicious lesions, according to a new study.

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Lincare to start issuing dividends

June 21, 2010 1:45 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Home respiratory therapy company Lincare Holdings Inc. said Monday its board has approved the start of quarterly cash dividends of 20 cents.The first dividend will be paid on July 29 to stockholders of record as of July 15.In May, Lincare had declared a three-for-two stock split.The company's...

Learning disabled care is 'worse'

June 21, 2010 1:38 pm | by BBC | News | Comments

Some doctors and nurses believe people with learning disabilities get a poorer standard of care, says a charity.

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