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Washable Mouse Ideal for Shared Workstation

August 5, 2009 10:45 am | Cherry | Product Releases | Comments

The MW-2800 Series optical washable mouse is sealed in a silicone rubber housing, allowing it to be safely sprayed, wiped, or submerged for fast and thorough cleaning.

Staying Ahead of the Pack

August 5, 2009 10:44 am | by Ed Emerson | Articles | Comments

In a world of hungry microorganisms, it is critical that medical devices—designed to heal—do not inadvertently do the opposite by infecting the patient.

Design Talk: Compression Improves Data Bandwidth Bottlenecks and Costs in Medical Imaging Systems

August 5, 2009 10:44 am | by Allan Evans, VP of Marketing, Samplify Systems | Articles | Comments

By Allan Evans, VP of Marketing, Samplify Systems Allan Evans is VP of marketing at Samplify Systems. Visit Samplify Systems at .


Design Talk: Miniaturized Motion for Portable and Home Devices

August 5, 2009 10:44 am | by Dave Beckstoffer | Articles | Comments

By Dave Beckstoffer Dave Beckstoffer is a project manager at Portescap. Visit Portescap at . One example where miniaturization of medical devices and motion solutions is really making an impact is with portable and home devices.

Design Talk: Latching Solenoid Valve for Compact, Portable Medical Equipment

August 5, 2009 10:44 am | by Christopher Marchant | The Lee Company | Articles | Comments

By Christopher Marchant Christopher Marchant is product manager of the Control Valve Group at The Lee Company. Visit The Lee Company at .

Design Talk: Medical Meeting Power Needs With Standard Components

August 5, 2009 10:44 am | by Cochise Mapa | Emerson Network Power Connectivity Solutions | Articles | Comments

By Cochise Mapa Cochise Mapa is director of business development at Emerson Network Power. Visit Emerson Network Power at .


Design Talk: Micro-Miniature Circuits Prolong Life and Improve Quality of Life

August 5, 2009 10:44 am | by Randolph J. Sablich | Articles | Comments

By Randolph J. Sablich Randolph J. Sablich is the VP/GM of DRC Metrigraphics. Visit DRC Metrigraphics at .


Diagnostic Imaging Horizons: A Constantly Moving Target

August 5, 2009 10:44 am | by Kimberly Powell | Articles | Comments

The use of imaging technologies in the diagnosis of health concerns is experiencing very exciting growth and advancement. The technology displays images in much greater quality and in real time.


Respiratory Motion Tracking for Robotic Radiosurgery

August 5, 2009 10:44 am | by Calvin R. Maurer, Jr., Ph.D. | Articles | Comments

Tumors in the thorax and abdomen move up to several centimeters during respiration. This intra-fraction motion impacts all forms of external beam radiation therapy and is an issue that is becoming increasingly important in the era of image-guided radiotherapy.


Mazak Launches Virtual Technology Center

August 5, 2009 10:44 am | Product Releases | Comments

Mazak Corp. has launched its Virtual Technology Center, an innovative online resource that brings the latest advancements in machining technology, product development, training, service, and support to the customer's fingertips.

UPS Reference Design Demonstrates Digital Power Advantages

August 5, 2009 10:44 am | Product Releases | Comments

Microchip Technology's pure sine wave uninterruptible power supply (UPS) reference design is based on the dsPIC33F "GS" series of digital-power digital signal controllers.

Electronics Catalog Features over 20,000+ New Products and 11 New Suppliers

August 5, 2009 10:44 am | Product Releases | Comments

Mouser Electronics Inc. offers catalog #638 which features 2,192 pages of the newest products and technologies from over 390 premiere electronic component suppliers.

Integrated Energy Calculator for Most Energy-Efficient Machine Operation

August 5, 2009 10:44 am | Product Releases | Comments

Engel has developed a new energy calculation software program which allows operators to view and analyze real-time energy consumption under different machine set-up parameters. The integrated energy calculator allows for the most efficient machine cycle while maintaining peak performance.

Search Technology Increases Corporate R & D Productivity

August 5, 2009 10:44 am | Product Releases | Comments

illumin8 is a web-based semantic text-mining solution designed to help corporate research professionals answer complex R&D questions with greater speed and effectiveness. For end-users, illumin8 is now even "smarter" in that users do not need to remember arcane search parameters or syntax.

Standard and Custom Balloons Catalog Is Online

August 5, 2009 10:44 am | Product Releases | Comments

Interface Catheter Solutions has extensive experience in producing medical balloons to client specifications either on a prototype or contract manufacturing basis for a variety of clinical applications.


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