Drug reconstitution can be a challenging task for non-healthcare trained patients trying to prepare a drug for self-administration.
Inhalation therapy has proven to be an effective method of administering a number of pharmaceuticals for more than a century. However, achieving the optimal particle size for a treatment with particular pharmaceutical formulations has been a troublesome task.
The Dyne-A-Mite IT is a high performance surface treater that provides a safe and effective means of cleaning surfaces and raising surface energy to promote the adhering and bonding of a wide variety of materials.
Indexing air-blast machines add quality and performance to medical devices, including joint replacements, nails and rods, surgical equipment and medical accessories, by altering the characteristics of their surfaces.
SanfordPrint is a novel printing technique that replaces conventional silk screen printing. Unlike conventional printing where the ink resides on the surface of the part, SanfordPrint embeds the print securely within an extremely durable aluminum hard coat.
The high-quality Tech Spec family of optical components has been enhanced by adding a visible, antireflection coating option to its plano-convex, plano-concave, double-convex, double-concave, and achromatic lines. The coating features an average reflectance of less than 0.
The SC-400 PreciseCoat conformal coating jet is designed for applying coating materials to highly selective areas, especially on small substrates or substrates with high-component density where there are tight tolerances between coated and uncoated areas.
On August 31, 2006, an operation took place at the Royal Perth Hospital in Australia which could lead to a complete change in surgery for hip joint endoprosthesis.
The first Arcam EBM S-400 rapid manufacturing and prototyping system from Stratasys was installed at Medical Modeling LLC. The company will use the system to provide surgeons and medical device manufacturers with titanium models for improved surgical planning and implant development.
Illustrating the breadth and depth of the use of computer modeling in every area of science, research, engineering, and education, the Comsol Conference CD 2006 contains a wealth of information.
Morgan Advanced Ceramics, a leading manufacturer of innovative ceramic, glass, metal, and engineered coating solutions, has launched a Chinese-language, interactive website for its bioceramic materials.
Steris Corp. continues to address the needs of research professionals by introducing the new Finn-Aqua Life Sciences Research Steam Sterilizers into research markets worldwide.
Fluid Metering Inc. has released its 2007 36-page catalog covering precision dispensers and metering pumps for laboratory, industrial, process, and OEM applications. The catalog includes the new VMP Series of programmable variable displacement dispensing & metering systems. Information: www.
Rugged, precision, lightweight nickel electroforms from Servometer/PMG LLC can be used at cryogenic temperatures and can be made as small as 0.02 in. in diameter with walls as thin as 0.005 inch. Can be made an integral unit with a bellows to produce a “dynamic” component. Information: www.
Called the Contego Series, this modular rechargeable lithium-ion implantable battery product line promises to spare developers in neurostimulation and other implantable markets the time-consuming process of developing a custom battery for each new device.