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InfraReDx Completes $21 Million Equity Financing

October 12, 2010 6:31 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

BURLINGTON, Mass., Oct. 12 /- InfraReDx, Inc. , a medical device company developing intelligent cardiovascular diagnostic imaging technologies, today announced the completion of a $21 million equity financing. This round of investment attracted new institutions as well as existing...


FABTECH 2010 Discussion Topic: Filling the Skilled Labor Gap

October 12, 2010 5:33 am | by Society of Manufacturing Engineers | News | Comments

DEARBORN, Mich., October 11, 2010 — The need for skilled labor in the manufacturing industry will be among the leading topics of discussion at the 2010 FABTECH show in Atlanta, Nov. 2-4. Scores of American manufacturers report they face a labor gap as more and more baby boomers...

Save the date for: Powers in Microelectronics

October 12, 2010 5:33 am | by I-Micronews | News | Comments

On Thurday November 18, 2010 at Ecole d?Ingénieurs Polytech Tours, France.


Adeona Announces Five Scientific Publications on Role of Copper Toxicity and Zinc Deficiency in Alzheimer's Disease and Cognitive Decline

October 12, 2010 5:33 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

ANN ARBOR, Mich., Oct. 12 /- Adeona Pharmaceuticals, Inc., (Amex: AEN ) announced five scientific publications on the role of copper toxicity and zinc deficiency in Alzheimer's disease and cognitive decline. The author of all these publications is Adeona's scientific founder and...


Reportlinker Adds Imaging Diagnostics Market in Poland 2010 - Development Forecasts for 2010-2012

October 12, 2010 5:32 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

NEW YORK, Oct. 12 /- announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Imaging Diagnostics Market In Poland 2010 - Development Forecasts For 2010-2012...


Fujitsu develops Gallium-Nitride HEMT power amplifier featuring high uutput power for millimeter-wave W-band

October 12, 2010 4:35 am | by I-Micronews | News | Comments

Fujitsu Ltd. and Fujitsu laboratories of Tokyo and Kawasaki, Japan respectively, announced the development of a power amplifier using gallium nitride (GaN) high electron mobility transistors (HEMT) that puts out 1.3W for wireless communications in the millimeter-wave W-band

Canada's $7.1-Billion Medical Industry Presents Realm of Opportunities for Manufacturers

October 12, 2010 3:32 am | by Society of Manufacturing Engineers | News | Comments

Toronto, Ontario, Canada, October 12, 2010 — With an increasing number of Canadian manufacturers looking to reinvent themselves in the midst of a changing industry, Canada’s $7.1 billion — and growing — medical sector presents a realm of opportunities for business...

Covidien Announces New Evidence That Underscores Clinical Value of Hernia and Abdominal Wall Repair Products

October 11, 2010 9:32 pm | by Covidien | News | Comments

Surgeons present preliminary results on two pioneering clinical trials for hernia repair at 32nd International Congress of the European Hernia Society ISTANBUL, Oct 12, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Covidien (NYSE: COV), a leading global provider of healthcare products, announced that its hernia...


National Semiconductor plans £20m Scottish investment

October 11, 2010 6:33 pm | by I-Micronews | News | Comments

According to the Herrald Scotland National Semiconductor is planning to invest £20 million in its chip-making and design facility in Greenock and will increase the size of its permanent workforce over the next 12 months, The Herald has learned.

Medicare to Reimburse for TearLab Test

October 11, 2010 1:31 pm | by San Diego Business Journal | News | Comments

San Diego-based TearLab Corp., which is developing therapies for dry eye disease, announced that the Committee for Medicare and Medicaid Services on Oct. 8 published a proposed reimbursement rate for the company’s osmolarity test.


Unique Cancer Survivors' Summit Unites Patients From Across the Nation to Celebrate Life

October 11, 2010 11:32 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

SAN DIEGO, Oct. 11 /- More than 120 cancer survivors and caregivers, cancer-treating physicians, and patient advocates gathered in San Diego to share their Proleukin® (aldesleukin for injection) treatment experiences.  The theme of the meeting, Celebrating Our (Un)Common Journey...


Kaiser Permanente Leads the Nation in 12 Quality Measures

October 11, 2010 11:32 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

OAKLAND, Calif., Oct. 11 /- Kaiser Permanente leads the nation among all reporting commercial health plans with top marks in 12 quality measures. These conclusions were based on information in the 2010 National Committee for Quality Assurance's Quality Compass® data. Kaiser...


Pioneer® Surgical Technology, Inc. Announces Plans to Establish Manufacturing and Distribution Facility in Ireland

October 11, 2010 11:32 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

MARQUETTE, Mich., Oct. 11 /- Pioneer Surgical Technology, Inc., a leader in innovative medical devices, announced today the company's plan to establish a manufacturing and distribution facility in Ireland.  Pioneer has initiated discussions with the IDA (Ireland Development...


Apollo Endosurgery Completes First Clinical Case with Newly-Launched FlexShears™ Endoscopic Scissors

October 11, 2010 11:31 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

AUSTIN, Texas, Oct. 11 /- Apollo Endosurgery, Inc. announced completion of the first clinical case involving its FlexShears™ Endoscopic Scissors.  The new device was used to cut and remove an obstructing eroded suture from the patient's GI tract in a procedure that embodies the...


Shire HGT appoints Vickers as senior VP of R & D

October 11, 2010 10:35 am | by Mass High Tech: The Journal of New England Technology | News | Comments

Shire plc has named Philip J. Vickers, former chief scientific officer of Resolvyx Pharmaceuticals, as senior vice president of research and development for the company’s Human Genetic Therapies division in Cambridge.


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