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NewCardio CEO Increases Equity Position

September 2, 2010 6:32 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Sept. 2 /- NewCardio (OTC Bulletin Board: NWCI ) a cardiac diagnostic technology provider, today announced that Vincent Renz, Jr., NewCardio's President and CEO, purchased 128,000 shares during his trading window in open market transactions in the two weeks following...

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Innovations in Medical Imaging: Two Devices in One are the Trend

September 2, 2010 6:22 am | by Messe Düsseldorf | Articles | Comments

Two devices in one – that is one of the mega trends in imaging diagnostics. The spectrum ranges from a combination of positron emission tomography (PET) with MRI or computer tomography to a combination of ultrasound with endoscopy. At MEDICA 2010, World Forum for Medicine - International Trade Fair and Congress, to be held from November 17 – 20, 2010 in Düsseldorf, Germany, medical technology companies and congress speakers will focus on innovative hybrid procedures such as endosonography and its application in the daily clinical routine. Use of these so-called hybrid procedures is increasing, primarily on cancer patients.

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AC Motors Are Inverter Duty Classified

September 2, 2010 6:14 am | Product Releases | Comments

The inverter duty motor is small and compact, in order to reduce energy consumption. The smallest AC motor offered, the AC65, measures just 2.88 inches square and 5.22 inches in length.

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Thermal Interface Material Is Highly Conformable

September 2, 2010 5:59 am | Product Releases | Comments

Fujipoly announces the introduction of Sarcon GR-Tac, a highly conformable and durable 0.25-mm thick polyester reinforced thermal interface material.

MEDICA 2010 Presents the Ultrasound Trends: Hot Waves Against Tumors and Undesirable “Love Handles”

September 2, 2010 5:53 am | by Dr. med. Thomas Kron | Articles | Comments

Ultrasound allows physicians to do much more than just diagnoses. Sound waves have long been used for therapy, for instance for patients with malignant tumours and too much hip fat. What is possible using ultrasound will again be one of the main topics at MEDICA 2010, World Forum for Medicine - International Trade Fair and Congress, to be held from November 17 – 20, 2010 in Düsseldorf, Germany. With more than 4,000 exhibitors from over 60 countries, it is the world’s largest international medical trade fair and congress. While the latest developments in ultrasound technology will be shown within the framework of the trade fair, many of the speakers at the accompanying congress will present the various application options, for instance in oncology. There will again be practice-oriented sonography courses as well.

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Goodbye Back Pain – With Strength Training Machines, Bandages and Scalpel

September 2, 2010 5:27 am | by Dr. med. Thomas Kron | Articles | Comments

MEDICA 2010 presents innovative treatment options For people suffering from back pain, good advice is often hard to find and expensive to boot. Back pain is a disease of great medical and economic significance. Back pain diagnostics and therapy is therefore an important topic at MEDICA 2010, World Forum for Medicine - International Trade Fair and Congress, to be held from November 17 – 20, 2010 in Düsseldorf, Germany. With more than 4,000 exhibitors from over 60 countries, it is the world’s largest international medical trade fair and congress. In addition to tried and true diagnostic and therapeutic options, many new approaches and developments – from innovative orthotic devices or bandages to muscle strengthening therapies and implants for spine surgeons – will be presented at the trade fair and congress.

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Daxor Announces Third Quarter Dividend and Update on Use of Blood Volume Analyzer in Heart Failure

September 2, 2010 4:45 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Daxor Corporation (NYSE Amex: DXR), a medical instrumentation and biotechnology company, today announced that the Board of Directors has voted to declare a dividend of $0.25 per share. The dividend will be paid to shareholders of record as of Wednesday, September 15, 2010. The dividend...

Office of Device Evaluation Annual Performance Report Fiscal Year 2009

September 2, 2010 4:35 am | by U.S. Food & Drug Administration | News | Comments

In the past, the ODE Annual Report included information from and about the ODE Review Divisions, our initiatives, and data analysis from the ODE Program Operations Staff (POS). The FY 09 Report only includes data from POS on our premarket review program.

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Canadian Pharmacy Intermediary SaveRxCanada.com Enhances Online Shopping System

September 2, 2010 3:32 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

MIAMI, Sept. 2 /- SaveRxCanada.com, the premier Canadian pharmacy intermediary since 2004, announced an enhancement to its full online shopping system. SaveRxCanada.com has been at the forefront of connecting consumers to affordable Canada drugs though its unique network of licensed...

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13th Annual Henry Schein Back-to-School Program Serves Record Number of Children

September 2, 2010 3:32 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

MELVILLE, N.Y., Sept. 2 /- Henry Schein, Inc. (Nasdaq: HSIC ), the largest provider of health care products and services to office-based practitioners, is helping a record number of children return to school wearing new outfits and carrying backpacks filled with school supplies and...

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Orexigen® Therapeutics and Takeda Enter Into Partnership to Commercialize Contrave® in North America

September 2, 2010 1:34 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

SAN DIEGO and OSAKA, Japan, Sept. 2 /- Orexigen® Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: OREX ) and Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE: 4502), today announced that they have entered into an exclusive partnership to develop and commercialize Contrave® (naltrexone SR/bupropion SR),...

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Groundbreaking RF MEMS start-up DelfMEMS secures $1.9M funding

September 1, 2010 11:33 pm | by I-Micronews | News | Comments

DelfMEMS, a rising player in the field of Radiofrequency components and developer of innovative MEMS (Micro-Electro-Mechanical-Systems) switching solutions, announces that the company has secured 1.5M? ($1,9M) in venture capital (VC) funds.

OptiML? wafer-level packaging from Tessera

September 1, 2010 11:33 pm | by I-Micronews | News | Comments

Many electronic devices, including digital cameras, incorporate image sensors. Tessera's OptiML wafer-level packaging technology makes it possible to create image sensors that are thinner, more reliable and less expensive.

Cree demos 150mm SiC wafers with micropipe densities below 10/cm2

September 1, 2010 11:33 pm | by I-Micronews | News | Comments

Cree Inc of Durham, NC, USA, which makes LED chips, lamps and lighting fixtures plus gallium nitride and silicon carbide power-switching and RF/wireless devices as well as SiC substrates, says that it has achieved what it claims is a milestone in the development and commercialization of...

Pivotal study finds link between PTSD and dementia

September 1, 2010 11:31 pm | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(Wiley-Blackwell) Results of a study reported in the September issue of the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society suggest that Veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) have a greater risk for dementia than veterans without PTSD, even those who suffered traumatic injuries...

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