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Bar Code Scanners Enable Flexibility in Code Size, Placement

July 27, 2010 7:08 am | Product Releases | Comments

SICK, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of sensors, safety systems, machine vision, and automatic identification products for factory and logistics automation, has launched its miniature line of bar code scanners.

DC-DC Converters Provide High Output Current

July 27, 2010 6:46 am | Murata Power Solutions | Product Releases | Comments

Murata Power Solutions has extended its HPQ range of high power quarter-brick isolated DC-DC converters with the introduction of the HPQ-12/25-D48, a 300 W model with 12 V output.

FPC Connector Has Narrow Pitch

July 27, 2010 6:36 am | Product Releases | Comments

JAE has developed the FF08 Series connector featuring the industry's narrowest pitch (0.2 mm) and the lowest height (1.0 mm max). The reduced mounting space required for the FF08 Series connector provides design flexibility for multi-function applications.


Health Robotics Surpasses 100 Installations Milestone and Acquires Two I.V. Room of the Future Partner Companies

July 27, 2010 6:32 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

BOZEN, SUD-TIROL, Italy , July 27, 2010 /- Health Robotics announced that it has reached final agreements to acquire all assets from Italy -based MEDarchiver S.r.l. and Biomedical Technology Consulting S.r.l., merging these companies' employees and operations, re-entering direct sales...


Mounting Kit Offers Simple, Effective Way to Protect Motor Bearings

July 27, 2010 6:24 am | Product Releases | Comments

To simplify the protection of bearings in VFD-driven motors, Electro Static Technology has introduced the Split-Ring AEGIS bearing protection ring with conductive epoxy mounting.

Cynosure revenue is up, losses down

July 27, 2010 5:34 am | by Mass High Tech: The Journal of New England Technology | News | Comments

Westford-based Cynosure Inc., a maker of lasers used for cosmetic procedures and dermatology-related applications, reported a modest growth in second quarter revenue, but a significant cut in Q2 losses compared to 2009.

HealthSouth investors to get settlement cash

July 27, 2010 4:45 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

The Securities and Exchange Commission says $106 million that HealthSouth Corp. agreed to pay investors is ready for distribution to those who qualify.The payout stems from of an SEC lawsuit in 2003. Birmingham-based hospital operator HealthSouth agreed to settle the suit in 2005 by paying $100...

Omeros Enrolls First Patient in Phase 2b Clinical Trial Evaluating OMS302 in Patients Undergoing Cataract Surgery

July 27, 2010 4:35 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

SEATTLE , July 27 /- Omeros Corporation (Nasdaq: OMER ), a biopharmaceutical company committed to discovering, developing and commercializing products focused on inflammation and disorders of the central nervous system, today announced that it has enrolled the first patient in its Phase...


BioElectronics and YesDTC Holdings Receive Japanese Regulatory Review Date

July 27, 2010 4:35 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

FREDERICK, Md. , July 27 /- BioElectronics Corp. (Pink Sheets: BIEL), manufacturers of innovative pain relieving medical devices, today announced its distribution partner for Japan , YesDTC Holdings, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: YESD) has received notification from its legal staff of the...


YesDTC Holdings and BioElectronics Receive Japanese Regulatory Review Date

July 27, 2010 4:35 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

SAN FRANCISCO , July 27 /- YesDTC Holdings, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: YESD), a direct-to-consumer marketer and global distributor of consumer goods and products and BioElectronics Corp. (Pink Sheets: BIEL), manufacturers of innovative pain relieving medical devices, today announced the...


Thoratec Announces Termination of Proposed Sale of ITC

July 27, 2010 4:34 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

PLEASANTON, Calif. , July 27 /- Thoratec Corporation (Nasdaq: THOR ), a world leader in device-based mechanical circulatory support therapies to save, support and restore failing hearts, announced today the termination, by mutual agreement, of the previously announced agreement to sell...


Sysmex America to Launch Complete Cell Image Analysis Portfolio at AACC

July 27, 2010 4:34 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

MUNDELEIN, Ill. , July 27 /- Sysmex America, Inc., a leading medical diagnostic instrument manufacturer and information systems developer, today announced plans to debut its expanded cell image analysis portfolio during this year's American Association of Clinical Chemistry's (AACC)...


Preventing heart problems while keeping a cool head

July 27, 2010 4:33 am | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(Max-Planck-Gesellschaft) Max Planck researchers explain the cause of the flushing effect arising from cholesterol treatment with nicotinic acid.


Millennium Laboratories, Inc. Urges Medicare to Reconsider the 2010 Physician Reimbursement for Point-of-Care Urine Drug Screen Devices

July 27, 2010 3:33 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

SAN DIEGO , July 27 /- Millennium Laboratories, Inc., a national, research-based medication monitoring company specifically focused on clinicians who treat chronic pain, strongly advocated for an increase in physician reimbursement for point-of-care urine drug screening at the Annual...


Former CEO drops bid for Northstar Healthcare due to change in finances

July 26, 2010 2:45 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

A company headed by a former chief executive has dropped it takeover offer for Northstar Healthcare Inc. (TSX:NHC) due to a "material adverse change" in the ambulatory surgery provider's financial condition.Donald Kramer had said he would form a new company, Canada Healthcare Acquisition Inc.,...


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