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Southwest Hospitals MRI Center's Commitment to State-of-the-Art Technology at the Heart of Nearly 20-Year Relationship with MedInformatix RIS

July 28, 2010 9:35 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

LOS ANGELES , July 28 /- Since its formation in 1987, Oak Lawn, Ill. -based Southwest Hospitals MRI Center has leveraged cutting edge imaging and other technology to provide the community just southwest of Chicago with among the area's highest quality MRI studies. Each of its technicians...


Encision's Technology Recognized as A Means to Eliminate Surgery Burns

July 28, 2010 9:35 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

BOULDER, Colo. , July 28 /- Encision Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: ECIA), a medical device company owning patented surgical technology that is emerging as a standard of care in minimally-invasive surgery, recognized as a technology to eliminate visceral burns during monopolar electrical...


Boston Scientific Launches Neuroform EZ(TM) Stent System in U.S. and Europe

July 28, 2010 9:35 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

NATICK, Massachusetts , July 28, 2010 /- - Company Expands Market-leading Family of Neurovascular Stents Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX ) today announced the U.S. and European launches of the Neuroform EZ(TM) Stent System, its fourth-generation intracranial aneurysm stent syste...


Teva Respiratory Announces Positive Results From Phase III Trial of BDP HFA Nasal Aerosol in Seasonal Allergic Rhinitis

July 28, 2010 9:34 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

HORSHAM, Pa. , July 28 /- Teva Respiratory today announced positive results from a Phase III trial evaluating the efficacy and safety of beclomethasone dipropionate (BDP) hydrofluoroalkane (HFA) Nasal Aerosol in the treatment of seasonal allergic rhinitis (SAR). The study met all efficacy...


Siemens Showcases Broad Array of Innovative Diagnostic Solutions at 2010 AACC and ASCLS Annual Meetings and Clinical Lab Expo

July 28, 2010 9:32 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

ANAHEIM, Calif. , July 28 /- Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics is showcasing a broad array of new products, services and solutions for clinicians at the American Association for Clinical Chemistry's 2010 Clinical Lab Expo in Anaheim, California from July 27 through July 29, 2010 (Booth...


IBM and UPMC Partner to Make 'Smart' Patient Room Even Smarter

July 28, 2010 8:33 am | by IBM | News | Comments

PITTSBURGH, July 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) and UPMC (University of Pittsburgh Medical Center) are teaming up to bring "smarter" hospital rooms to patients nationwide. Created by UPMC three years ago to bring the right patient information to the bedside when it's needed,...

Calculating dynamic resistance to help choose an ESD protective device

July 28, 2010 7:42 am | by Jim Colby and Chad Marak | Articles | Comments

Electronic medical devices, especially those that come into contact with the human body, are at risk for electrostatic discharge (ESD.) Inadequate protection may damage the IC or interfere with communications critical to patient care. This article shows how to choose an ESD device that will give the best chance of a successful first pass design.

FDA fast-tracks EMD Serono MS drug

July 28, 2010 7:33 am | by Mass High Tech: The Journal of New England Technology | News | Comments

EMD Serono, which is developing an oral tablet for the treatment of Multiple Sclerosis, has received a priority review by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.


Nanoblasts Move Molecules, Proteins and DNA into Living Cells

July 28, 2010 7:32 am | by Georgia Tech Institute of Technology | News | Comments

Using chemical "nanoblasts" that punch tiny holes in the protective membranes of cells, researchers have demonstrated a new technique for getting therapeutic small molecules, proteins and DNA directly into living cells.


Tubing Bonding System Eliminates Cumbersome Bundles

July 28, 2010 7:03 am | Product Releases | Comments

The Hot Bond process joins lengths of reinforced and unreinforced tubing of similar material using heat, not leachable adhesives or solvents, for an orderly arrangement.

Digital CCD Camera Offers Two Scan Speeds

July 28, 2010 6:56 am | Product Releases | Comments

The ORCA-R2 has two scan speeds, a normal scan speed of 14MHz and a rapid scan speed of 28MHz, that deliver full resolution 1.37 M pixel images at 8.5 frames/second and 16.2 frames/second respectively.

PC Based Workcell Controller Provides Ease of Use

July 28, 2010 6:46 am | Product Releases | Comments

EPSON Robots, a global leader in advanced robotic technology, introduces the new RC620+, EPSON’s 4th generation open architecture PC based workcell controller.

Federal Register: Neurological and Physical Medicine Devices; Designation of Special Controls for Certain Class II Devices and Exemption From Premarket Notification; Reopening...

July 28, 2010 6:34 am | by U.S. Food & Drug Administration | News | Comments

The FDA is reopening until 9/7/2010, the comment period for the proposed rule published in the Federal Register of April 5, 2010 (75 FR 17093). The document proposed to amend certain neurological and physical medicine device regulations to establish...


Federal Register: Radiological Devices Panel of the Medical Devices Advisory Committee; Notice of Meeting

July 28, 2010 6:33 am | by U.S. Food & Drug Administration | News | Comments

On 9/24/2010, the committee will discuss, make recommendations, and vote on a premarket approval application for the Selenia C Digital Breast Tomosynthesis System, sponsored by Hologic, Inc. The Selenia C Digital Breast Tomosynthesis System is intended...


Bionovo, Inc. to Announce Second Quarter Fiscal Year 2010 Financial Results on Wednesday, August 4, 2010

July 28, 2010 6:33 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

EMERYVILLE, Calif. , July 28 /- Bionovo, Inc. (Nasdaq: BNVI ) announced today that it will release financial results for the second quarter of fiscal year 2010 ended June 30, 2010 on Wednesday, August 4, 2010 . The Company will conduct a conference call and webcast to review the financial...



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