French drug giant Sanofi-aventis has entered into a collaboration deal with Dana-Farber Cancer Institute's Belfer Institute of Applied Cancer Science that will bring $33 million to the institute.
The Massachusetts Life Sciences Center has appointed three new members to its scientific advisory board, including Gary Borisy of the Marine Biological Laboratory, Rainer Fuchs of Biogen Idec Innovation Incubator, and Lita Nelsen of the MIT technology licensing office.
Texas Instruments Inc. has introduced two new fully integrated analog front ends (AFEs) with a continuous wave (CW) Doppler mixer for mid- to high-end, Spectral Doppler ultrasound equipment.
Expand or reconfigure clean operations with Airlock modular cleanrooms from Simplex. Ideal for clean assembly areas, packaging, or R&D.
Quabbin Wire & Cable Co. Inc. produces a variety of electronic cables for medical, robotic, and high-speed data transmission applications.
Norman Noble, Inc. is a single source for microprecision contract manufacturing of medical devices and implants. Its experienced engineers and technicians develop manufacturing processes for the most challenging of projects.
Nikon Metrology Inc. announces the release of its ShuttlePix P-400R Digital Microscope, made for inspection, observation, simple measurement, and recording of high-resolution images.
The versatile RC Series Mobile Powered Workstation from Newcastle Systems has on-board power to run a laptop computer, a printer, and a scanner or other device for at least eight hours of normal use.
Minntech Corp.'s room-temperature sterilization process allows heat-sensitive devices to be sterilized without compromising product quality and integrity, giving customers peace of mind.
Microlap specializes in precision services including cutting, grinding, drilling, lapping, polishing, and cleaning of extremely hard materials, such as synthetic ruby and sapphire, ceramic, silicon nitride, and other extremely hard materials.
Since 1964, Micro Metalsmiths has been a leader in the production of small, complex, and finely detailed aluminum and brass castings.
Kenson specializes in the custom design and production of precision pressure-formed plastic components, enclosures, and other specialty parts mainly for the medical and electronics industries.
HBM Inc. provides state-of-the-art transducers, strain gages, load cells, amplifiers, and assemblies for use in medical devices, dynamic weighing, and scale applications.
During cystoscopy and incision of a ureterocele in a 2-month old, the insulation slipped off the sheath and slid over the tip of the catheter exposing the hook electrode. Fortunately, the 2-month old was not injured. It was discovered that improper...
FDA received a report about three AVM Micro Clips that were accidentally implanted in a patient prior to being sterilized. The patient was placed on prophylactic IV antibiotics after the error was discovered and was to be scheduled for an imaging study...