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Medtronic Picks Up Business Lost by Boston Scientific

May 28, 2010 1:39 pm | by U.S. Food & Drug Administration | News | Comments

Medtronic has picked up two-thirds of the business Boston Scientific lost earlier this year when it was forced to stop shipping its cardiac defibrillators.


Day4 Energy announces first turnkey manufacturing license with Enersis for the eastern European market

May 28, 2010 11:42 am | by I-Micronews | News | Comments

Day4 Energy Inc. (TSX: DFE), a leading supplier of high performance, cost-effective solar electric solutions, today announced that it has signed an agreement with Enersis, the second largest PV company in Slovenia, for a 25 megawatt (MW) turnkey manufacturing technology solution for the...

Photonics industry in Europe gains strategy yields innovation

May 28, 2010 11:42 am | by I-Micronews | News | Comments

The photonics industry in Europe is reporting gains in innovation and competitiveness through a strategy of future-scoping and collaboration among industry, research institutes and universities.


Centene Corporation to Present at Two Upcoming Healthcare Conferences in June

May 28, 2010 11:41 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

ST. LOUIS , May 28 /- Centene Corporation (NYSE: CNC ) today announced it will present at two upcoming healthcare conferences in the next few weeks. At the Goldman Sachs 31st Annual Global Health Care Conference, to be held June 14-17, 2010 , at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza in Los...


Minn. legislators to FDA: Don't tread on device makers

May 28, 2010 10:41 am | by Mass Device | News | Comments

Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D:Minn.) and Rep. Erik Paulsen (R:Minn.) urge the Food & Drug Administration to go easy on proposed changes to the 510(k) program. A pair of Minnesota legislators are lobbying against changes the Food & Drug Administration proposes for its 510(k)...


Asian regulatory update: Indian medical device manufacturers push for changes

May 28, 2010 10:39 am | by Mass Device | News | Comments

Indian medical device manufacturers push for changes A group of Indian medical device manufacturers is lobbying for changes in the current duty structure on medical devices, currency stability, cheaper credit for exporters and greater representation of their interests in a medical export council.


Rambus Acquires Uni-Pixel Display and Backlighting Intellectual Property. Engineering services agreement sets foundation for future collaboration.

May 28, 2010 9:40 am | by I-Micronews | News | Comments

Uni-Pixel, Inc. (OTCBB: UNXL), a production stage company delivering its Clearly Superior? Performance Engineered Films to the lighting and display, solar, and flexible electronics market segments, today announced that Rambus Inc., (NASDAQ: RMBS),

Victhom posts first-quarter revenue of $2,482 versus year-ago $681,912

May 28, 2010 9:10 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Victhom Human Bionics Inc. reported a plunge in first-quarter revenue on Friday as it transferred of all of its development and support activities to its partner Ossur, an orthopaedics company based in Iceland.The Quebec-based company (TSXV:VHB), which develops and makes bionic devices involved...


Abstract Submissions and Registration Now Open for 2nd International Symposium on MR-Guided Focused Ultrasound

May 28, 2010 8:38 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. , May 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Focused Ultrasound Surgery Foundation has announced that abstract submissions and registration are now open for the 2nd International Symposium on MR-guided Focused Ultrasound and can be accessed online at...


GenMark slashes expected price for IPO

May 28, 2010 8:10 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

GenMark Diagnostics slashed the price range for its already delayed initial public offering, dragging down the money it expects to raise by more than 21 percent, according to a filing Friday.Experts who track the IPO market had expected the molecular diagnostics company, based in Pasadena,...

European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology Annual Meeting

May 28, 2010 7:37 am | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology) Reproductive medicine is one of today's most exciting scientific and clinical areas. Every month brings announcements of research developments, medical "firsts," new rulings by regulatory bodies, or ethical controversies --...


3M buys hygiene products maker JR Phoenix

May 28, 2010 7:10 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

3M Co. has acquired J.R. Phoenix Ltd., saying Friday that the acquisition will expand its lineup of hygiene and skin care products in Canada.J.R. Phoenix, which makes soaps, hand cleansers, moisturizing creams and other products, sells its hygiene products under the Laura Line brand in...

US HIFU Acquires European Distribution Rights of the Sonablate® 500 Medical Device and Ownership of the Sonatherm® 600 Medical Device

May 28, 2010 6:40 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

CHARLOTTE, N.C. , May 28 /- USHIFU, LLC (US HIFU), a world leader in minimally invasive high intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU) technologies and manufacturer of the Sonablate® 500 (Sonablate) medical device, announces the acquisition of certain Misonix (Nasdaq: MSON ) HIFU assets...


Arrow Brand Medicated Oil and Embrocation: Consumer Warning, Product Considered Toxic

May 28, 2010 6:35 am | by U.S. Food & Drug Administration | News | Comments

Product contains substances which are poisonous when ingested or applied to large areas of the body.


Optical Measurement Machine Offers Full Image Processing

May 28, 2010 6:25 am | Werth, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

The redesigned ScopeCheck multi-sensor coordinate measuring machine offers full image processing with variable working distance.


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