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Infrared Spot Curing System Offers Speed, Flexibility, Control

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

The iCure AS200 is an inline fiber optic system that provides heat by infrared radiation in a portable unit, to deliver faster and stronger cures than traditional methods.

Platform Enables Automation in Laser Stent Cutting

August 5, 2009 10:45 am | Nutec Components, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

LaserLathe is a completely integrated single-system motion platform for automated production operation in laser stent cutting.

Op Amps Offer Low-Power, High-Precision

August 5, 2009 10:45 am | Microchip Technology Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

The MCP6051/2/4 (MCP605X), MCP6061/2/4 (MCP606X), and MCP6071/2/4 (MCP607X) op amps feature offset voltages of just 150 microvolts and are well suited for applications requiring low power consumption, low-voltage operation, and high precision. The devices feature operating voltage from 1.8 to 6.


Pump Line Offers Accuracy and Repeatability With Minimal Footprint and Price

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

The 1000 and 2000 InLine Pump Series offers several application specific configurations, allowing OEMs to maximize their accuracy and repeatability while minimizing size and internal volumes.

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.

RFID Tag Withstands Exposure to Gamma Radiation

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

The GammaTag 500 is ideal for high volume items requiring repeated gamma sterilization. It is well suited to the pharmaceutical, biotech, medical device, gowning, and cleanroom supply industries. Unlike the original GammaTag, GammaTag 500 is designed for repeated exposure to gamma radiation.

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.


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