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

CardioGenics Holdings Inc. Receives New Ticker Symbol

July 22, 2010 8:33 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

MISSISSAUGA, Ontario , July 22 /- CardioGenics Holdings Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: CGNH), developer of the ultra-sensitive QL Care™ Point-Of-Care (POC) analyzer and products for the immunoassay segment of the In-Vitro Diagnostics market, announced that the Company's ticker symbol has...

TOPICS:

Sysmex America and Medica Corporation Announce Distribution Partnership

July 22, 2010 8:33 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

MUNDELEIN, Ill. , July 22 /- Sysmex America, Inc., a leading developer and manufacturer of medical diagnostic instrumentation and information systems, today announced a partnership agreement with Medica Corporation for the exclusive distribution of the EasyCell® assistant to...

TOPICS:

US earnings, European growth hopes lift stocks

July 22, 2010 6:45 am | by PAN PYLAS - AP Business Writer - Associated Press | News | Comments

World stock markets brushed aside a downbeat assessment of the U.S. outlook from Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke and posted solid gains Thursday on the back of strong economic and corporate news.In Europe, the FTSE 100 index of leading British shares was up 67.31 points, or 1.3 percent,...

Advertisement

Birmingham selects Health Portal to deliver on NHS White Paper data sharing imperatives

July 22, 2010 6:37 am | by RealWire | News | Comments

Dotted Eyes Health Portal enables Birmingham Health and Wellbeing Partnership to more cost effectively share data with GPs and across all partnerships to deliver on new healthcare reformsBirmingham, England, 22 July 2010 - Dotted Eyes, data and information specialists to the UK public...

TOPICS:

Startup Euthymics lands in Cambridge with $24M funding

July 22, 2010 6:37 am | by Mass High Tech: The Journal of New England Technology | News | Comments

A merger and a $24 million Series A funding has landed life sciences startup Euthymics Bioscience Inc. in Cambridge.

TOPICS:

Novelos nabs $1.5M through private equities sale

July 22, 2010 6:34 am | by Mass High Tech: The Journal of New England Technology | News | Comments

Novelos Therapeutics Inc. reports it has raised $1.5 million through a private placement of stock and warrants to fund the company through the second quarter of 2011, and move its breast cancer and hepatitis drug candidates forward.

TOPICS:

European growth hopes lift stocks

July 22, 2010 5:45 am | by PAN PYLAS - AP Business Writer - Associated Press | News | Comments

World stock markets brushed aside a downbeat assessment of the U.S. outlook from Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke and posted solid gains Thursday on the back of strong economic and corporate news.In Europe, the FTSE 100 index of leading British shares was up 50.76 points, or 1 percent, at...

3M raises full-year forecast after 2Q profit jumps

July 22, 2010 4:45 am | by JOSHUA FREED - AP Business Writer - Associated Press | News | Comments

3M Co., which makes everything from Post-its to films for flat-screen TVs, said it's optimistic about the pace of the global economic recovery and raised its full-year outlook on Thursday, while reporting stronger second-quarter profit.3M is considered an economic bellwether because of its...

Advertisement

Intuitive Surgical 2Q net income rises 42 percent

July 21, 2010 2:45 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Intuitive Surgical Inc. on Wednesday said its second-quarter net income rose 42 percent on better sales of its minimally invasive surgical platform, da Vinci.Net income increased to $88.7 million, or $2.19 per share, from $62.4 million, or $1.62 per share, in the same period a year earlier....

Students design early labor detector to prevent premature births

July 21, 2010 2:33 pm | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(Johns Hopkins University) A team of graduate students and their faculty adviser have invented a system to pick up very early signs that a woman is going into labor too soon.

TOPICS:

Edwards Lifesciences 2Q net income rose 21 percent

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

Heart device maker Edwards Lifesciences Corp. said Wednesday its second-quarter net income rose 21 percent as it sold more heart valves at better profit margins.Edwards said it had net income of $57.5 million, or 48 cents per share, up from $47.5 million, or 41 cents per share, a year earlier....

Affymetrix reports 2Q loss on revenue dip

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

Affymetrix Inc., which makes genetic testing technology, on Wednesday reported a second-quarter loss on as it booked fewer gains and product sales and services revenue both declined.The company posted a loss of $5.5 million, or 8 cents per share, compared with net income of $7.3 million, or 11...

How to Avoid Costly Mistakes in Scaled Manufacturing

July 21, 2010 12:30 pm | by Lianne Coppinger | Articles | Comments

What is scaled manufacturing? Scaled manufacturing takes a medical device idea or concept from prototype to production in quantities required to meet customer demand with absolute consistency and reliability. Because of the competitive advantage scaled manufacturing offers, product designers can expand or retract supply with minimal effort, cost, or infrastructure—creating an efficient response to unpredictable industry and customer demands.

Electroactive Polymer Based Cardiac Ablation Catheters For Greater Flexibility

July 21, 2010 12:15 pm | by Strategic Polymer Sciences | Articles | Comments

Mapping/ablation catheters are used to treat atrial fibrillation. Current mechanical catheters can be difficult and time consuming to operate and hinder reproducible and consistent ablation. This article describes new electroactive polymer (EAP) technology that provides the basis for the development of electronically controlled steerable actuators. The EAP technology will enable standard catheter platforms to incorporate advanced micro-steerability, reduced procedure times and advanced automation capabilities. The innovative electrically steered catheters will benefit millions of Americans who are suffering from atrial fibrillation.

TOPICS:

RF Technologies® Announces Version 7 Software for Safe Place® Security Solutions

July 21, 2010 11:33 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

BROOKFIELD, Wis. , July 21 /- RF Technologies®, a leading provider of radio frequency identification monitoring systems and healthcare security solutions, is announcing the release of Version 7 software for use with Safe Place® Infant and Pediatric Security Solutions. The...

TOPICS:

Pages

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