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DC-DC Power Converter Can Be Mounted Vertically or Horizontally

October 8, 2010 6:47 am | Product Releases | Comments

With a TO-220-compatible footprint, Tech9’s 1 amp/24 VA buck-boost DC to DC power converter can be mounted vertical or horizontally on a circuit board.

Spinning Clinch Bolts Have Self-Retracting Feature

October 8, 2010 6:39 am | PennEngineering | Product Releases | Comments

Patented PEM spinning clinch bolts for thin metal panels have been introduced with a self-retracting feature, enabling the fastener’s captive screw to remain retracted when disengaged.

Varian Medical Systems Schedules Fourth Quarter FY2010 News Release and Conference Call

October 8, 2010 6:33 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

PALO ALTO, Calif., Oct. 8 /- Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR ) announced today that it will report results for fourth quarter of fiscal year 2010 following the close of regular trading on Thursday, October 28, 2010.  The news release will be followed by a teleconference available...


3G Wireless Technology Empowers Patients to Take Control of Their Health Through the Dulce Wireless Tijuana Project

October 8, 2010 6:33 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

TIJUANA, Mexico, Oct. 8 /- Qualcomm Incorporated (Nasdaq: QCOM ), through its Wireless Reach™ initiative, today announced the launch of the Dulce Wireless Tijuana project.  The project will empower underserved communities to improve diabetes care and prevention through the use...


Touch Screen Force Measurement System Suited for Medical Devices

October 8, 2010 6:33 am | Mecmesin Corporation | Product Releases | Comments

Mecmesin, a leading manufacturer of force and torque test equipment, has launched the MultiTest-xt touch screen force measurement system, ideally suited for measuring Class I, II and III medical devices, as well as their component parts. 

Cantel Medical Corp. to Hold Conference Call to Discuss Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2010 Results

October 8, 2010 6:32 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

LITTLE FALLS, N.J., Oct. 8 /- Cantel Medical Corp. (NYSE: CMN ) will release the results for its fourth quarter and fiscal year ended July 31, 2010 on Wednesday, October 13 before the market opens, and hold a conference call to discuss the results at 11:00 AM ET.  Participating in...


Voices of UC Survey Shows Need for Patients with Ulcerative Colitis to Speak Up about Debilitating Digestive Disease

October 8, 2010 6:32 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

HORSHAM, Pa., Oct. 8 /- People living with ulcerative colitis (UC) say greater understanding is needed about the life-altering nature of this chronic inflammatory bowel disease that affects approximately 500,000 Americans.  Data released today from Voices of UC ( ), an...


ACD Wins $3 Million Grant From National Cancer Institute to Develop Its CTCscope™ System for Detection and Molecular Analysis of Circulating Tumor Cells

October 8, 2010 6:31 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

HAYWARD, Calif., Oct. 8 /- Advanced Cell Diagnostics, Inc. (ACD) was awarded a three-year, $3 million grant from National Cancer Institute (NCI) under its SBIR Phase II Bridge Award. This grant will support ACD's continuing effort to develop its proprietary CTCscope™ system capable...


Material Enables Fabrication of Colored, High-Strength Sutures

October 8, 2010 6:25 am | DSM | Product Releases | Comments

DSM, which created and manufactures Dyneema Purity, the world’s strongest medical grade fiber, offers Dyneema Purity BLUE, the first 100% colored implantable grade ultra high molecular weight polyethylene (UHMWPE) fiber.


Cytori Therapeutics to offer $18 million in stock

October 8, 2010 5:45 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Cytori Therapeutics Inc. said Friday it is publicly offering $18 million worth of common stock at discount, sending shares lower in premarket trading.The company is offering 4 million shares at $4.50 apiece, marking a 15.7 percent discount to its closing price of $5.34 on Thursday.Shares fell...

Popular prostate cancer treatment associated with bone decay

October 8, 2010 5:32 am | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(The Endocrine Society) Using novel technology allowing "virtual bone biopsies" researchers have found that a common treatment for prostate cancer called androgen deprivation therapy is associated with structural decay of cortical and trabecular bone. The study has been accepted...


Concentric Medical Announces Commercial Launch of Trevo™ in Europe

October 8, 2010 3:32 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Oct. 8 /- Concentric Medical, Inc. today announced the full European launch of Trevo™, the first device utilizing Stentriever™ technology for clot retrieval in ischemic stroke patients.  Trevo is the newest offering in a portfolio of products from...


Interventional Spine®, Inc. Awarded the 2010 Best New Technology in Cervical Care Award

October 8, 2010 3:31 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

IRVINE, Calif., Oct. 8 /- Interventional Spine®, Inc. today announced the Company's unique PERPOS® Percutaneous Cervical System has been awarded the 2010 Best New Technology in Cervical Card Award at The Orthopedics This Week® Spine Technology Awards® Gala held in...


Kyma acquires select assets and IP rights from Fox Group

October 7, 2010 9:37 pm | by I-Micronews | News | Comments

Kyma Technologies Inc of Raleigh, NC, USA, which provides crystalline gallium nitride (GaN) and aluminum nitride (AlN) materials and related products and services, says that it has acquired certain assets and intellectual property rights from The Fox Group.

First pilot production line for organic LEDs to be installed in Germany

October 7, 2010 9:37 pm | by I-Micronews | News | Comments

Osram and its LED-affiliate Osram Opto Semiconductors are driving the technology shift on the lighting market and currently building a pilot line for organic LEDs (OLEDs) in Regensburg, Germany.


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