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Volcano turns 2Q profit as disposable sales rise

July 30, 2010 9:45 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Volcano Corp. said Friday it turned a profit in the second quarter as sales of products used in vascular testing increased.Volcano reported a profit of $5.4 million, or 10 cents per share, compared with a year-ago loss of $5.3 million, or 11 cents per share. Revenue climbed 36 percent to $73.5...

STMicroelectronics and digi-key encourage engineering with the launch of design contest for students

July 30, 2010 9:38 am | by I-Micronews | News | Comments

Projects to be built around ST?s iNEMO? multi-sensor inertial measurement unit

Dalsa reports second quarter 2010 financial results

July 30, 2010 9:38 am | by I-Micronews | News | Comments

Dalsa Corporation, an international leader in high performance digital imaging and semiconductors, reported revenue from continuing operations of $52.3 million for the quarter ended June 30, 2010 and net income from continuing operations of $5.5 million or $0.30 per share, diluted.


MEMS startup aims picoprojectors at 3-D modeling

July 30, 2010 9:38 am | by I-Micronews | News | Comments

According to EETIMES, structured light illumination (SLI) can automatically build a three-dimensional model of any object, replacing the tedious process of measurement that is usually required. Stripes of light are projected onto objects as a digital camera records their deformation,...

Stoughton's Medical Specialties Distributors bought

July 30, 2010 9:37 am | by Mass High Tech: The Journal of New England Technology | News | Comments

Chicago-based private equity firm Water Street Healthcare Partners announced today that it has acquired Stoughton-based Medical Specialties Distributors LLC, which provides infusion products, supplies, biomedical services and technology solutions to the home infusion therapy market.

Zoll gets FDA OK for compact military device

July 30, 2010 9:37 am | by Mass High Tech: The Journal of New England Technology | News | Comments

The good news continues for Zoll Medical Corp. One day after posting solid Q2 2010 number, that Chelmsford company reported it has won approval to sell a new combined monitor and defibrillator unit.

NEHI gets grant for remote patient monitoring tests

July 30, 2010 9:36 am | by Mass High Tech: The Journal of New England Technology | News | Comments

The New England Healthcare Institute (NEHI) announced today that it was awarded a grant to test home-based monitoring equipment for elderly patients with chronic illnesses.

The Future of Manufacturing is in the Third Grade

July 30, 2010 8:35 am | by Society of Manufacturing Engineers | News | Comments

DEARBORN, Mich., July 26, 2010 — The world admires the United States for our education system. Students from China, India, Russia and a host of other countries fill our colleges and universities. However, after degrees and work experience are secured, unless they are offered...


Water Street Healthcare Partners Announces New Investment in Medical Specialties Distributors, LLC

July 30, 2010 8:35 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

CHICAGO , July 30 /- Water Street Healthcare Partners , a leading private equity firm focused exclusively on health care, announced today that it has acquired Medical Specialties Distributors, LLC (MSD).  Headquartered in Stoughton, Massachusetts , MSD is the nation's leading...


GHX to Present Strategies to Optimize Procurement, Especially of Physician Preference Items, at Annual AHRMM Conference

July 30, 2010 8:34 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

LOUISVILLE, Colo. , July 30 /- One of the biggest challenges faced by healthcare providers today is gaining control of the purchase of physician preference items (PPI), such as orthopedic implants, cardiac stents, pacemakers and other advanced medical devices, which can be among the most...


MultiCell Technologies Launches New Web Site

July 30, 2010 8:34 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

WOONSOCKET, R.I. , July 30 /- MultiCell Technologies, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: MCET) has launched a new website with a fresh new look and updated information about discovery technology platforms and lead drug candidates. It also provides information to answer investors' most common...


European Research Project Aims to Improve the Diagnosis and Therapy of Brain Diseases

July 30, 2010 8:33 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

CATANIA, Italy , July 30 /- The partners in a new publicly-funded European research project today announced details of the multinational/multidisciplinary program: 'CSI: Central Nervous System Imaging.' This three-year ENIAC (European Nanoelectronics Initiative Advisory Council) project...


Earnings Preview: Humana reports 2Q earnings

July 30, 2010 7:45 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Health insurer Humana Inc. reports second-quarter results on Monday before the market opens.WHAT TO WATCH FOR: Analysts will look for signs of improvement in Humana's commercial sector, which has struggled amid the sluggish economy as employer-sponsored insurance enrollments declined. Humana...

Netcall join with Telephonetics VIP to deliver a wide and compelling suite of contact centre and enterprise communication solutions

July 30, 2010 7:36 am | by RealWire | News | Comments

Q-Max Workforce Management Software integrated with the Telephonetics VIP SEMAP+ communications platformNetcall QueueBuster® and CallMeBack™ integrated with Telephonetics VIP SEMAP+Datadialogs Eden helps bring together disparate systems into a single unified...


Tuohy Borst Adapter Accepts up to Nine French

July 30, 2010 6:52 am | Qosina | Product Releases | Comments

Qosina and Merit Medical Systems Inc. jointly announce a new competitively priced tuohy borst adapter to their line. This new tuohy borst adapter accepts up to nine French and incorporates a proprietary tri-cut silicone valve technology that provides a leak-proof seal.


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