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New VeroGlaze Dental Material for Stratasys 3D Printers Delivers Color and Details of Natural Teeth

February 21, 2014 9:18 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Stratasys Ltd. a manufacturer of 3D printers and materials for personal use, prototyping and production, today announced the immediate availability of VeroGlaze (MED620) dental material for use with its Objet EdenV and OrthoDesk 3D Printers...

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Samsung, UCSF Partner to Accelerate New Innovations in Preventive Health Technology

February 21, 2014 8:16 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., and the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), one of the world’s premier academic medical centers, today announced a partnership to accelerate validation and commercialization of promising new sensors...

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Scars That Remain After a Mesh Injury by Dr. Greg Vigna

February 21, 2014 7:34 am | by PR Newswire | News | Comments

When a transvaginal mesh device fails after it has been surgically implanted in a patient, devastating consequences can result. According to the FDA, a range of complications have been reported by thousands of women who have experienced...

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3D Surface Metrology Solution

February 20, 2014 5:49 pm | by MDT Staff | Leica Microsystems | Product Releases | Comments

Leica Microsystems launched the Leica DCM8 for non-destructive three-dimensional surface profiling. The instrument is a combined confocal and interferometric optical profiler and therefore provides the benefits of both technologies: high definition confocal microscopy...

Industrial Temperature iPAC 9X25 ARM Single Board Computer

February 20, 2014 5:46 pm | by MDT Staff | EMAC, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

EMAC has created the iPAC-9X25. Made in the USA this industrial strength ARM embedded single board computer is based on Atmel AT91SAM9X25 Processor. It has an industrial temperature range of -40C to +85C and utilizes 4GB of eMMC Flash, 16MB of Serial Data Flash (for boot), and 128 MB of DDR RAM.

New Generation of SF Shop Floor CMMs

February 20, 2014 5:34 pm | by MDT Staff | Hexagon Metrology, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Hexagon Metrology has announced the launch of the 7.10.7 SF, a new generation of shop floor coordinate measuring machines (CMMs) specially designed to excel in harsh industrial environments. The new product line introduces significant advancements...

Rigid, Abrasion Resistant Two Component Epoxy

February 20, 2014 5:13 pm | by MDT Staff | Master Bond, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Engineered with a silicon carbide filler material, Master Bond EP21SC-1 delivers abrasion resistance for an array of chemical and mechanical processing applications. This epoxy has a smooth paste consistency and a non-critical one to one mix ratio by weight or volume...

Thyroid Cancer Cases Soar; Is It Overdiagnosed?

February 20, 2014 4:17 pm | by Lindsey Tanner - AP Medical Writer | News | Comments

A dramatic rise in thyroid cancer has resulted from overdiagnosis and treatment of tumors too small to ever cause harm, according to a study that found cases nearly tripled since 1975. The study is the latest to question whether all cancers...

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January/February 2014 Digital Edition

February 20, 2014 4:01 pm | Digital Editions | Comments

Advances in materials and processing refinements make new medical device designs possible. Extruding the Best Out of Multilumen Tubing explores key factors of the multilumen extrusion process as they are used by processors and engineers...

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How Can Healthcare Providers Cut Expenditure in Cardiology?

February 20, 2014 3:07 pm | by Holly Ingram, Analyst, IHS Technology | Blogs | Comments

Healthcare expenditure has been increasing throughout the last decade, and is beginning to become unmanageable. The American Heart Association has estimated that, in 2010, spending on cardiovascular disease reached $273 billion dollars...

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Researchers Regenerate Sound-Sensing Cells in the Ears of Mice with Hearing Damage

February 20, 2014 2:52 pm | by Cell Press | News | Comments

One of the major causes of hearing loss in mammals is damage to the sound-sensing hair cells in the inner ear. For years, scientists have thought that these cells are not replaced once they're lost, but new research appearing online February...

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Chinese Orthopedic Instrument Industry with 2015 Forecasts

February 20, 2014 2:45 pm | by PR Newswire | News | Comments

ChinaMarketResearchReports.com adds Research Report on China Orthopedic Instrument Industry Report, 2013-2015 to its store that says In future, the Chinese orthopedic instrument market will encounter more fierce competition, in which small...

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A New Way to Grow Bone

February 20, 2014 2:00 pm | by TED | Videos | Comments

What does it take to regrow bone in mass quantities? Typical bone regeneration — wherein bone is taken from a patient's hip and grafted onto damaged bone elsewhere in the body — is limited and can cause great pain just a few years after...

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Gene Therapy Might Grow Replacement Tissue Inside the Body

February 20, 2014 11:24 am | by Ken Kingery, Duke University | News | Comments

By combining a synthetic scaffolding material with gene delivery techniques, researchers at Duke University are getting closer to being able to generate replacement cartilage where it's needed in the body. Performing tissue repair with stem...

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Nanodiamond-Embedded Contact Lenses May Improve Glaucoma Treatment

February 20, 2014 10:45 am | by University of California - Los Angeles | News | Comments

By 2020, nearly 80 million people are expected to have glaucoma, a disorder of the eye that, if left untreated, can damage the optic nerve and eventually lead to blindness. The disease often causes pressure in the eye due to a buildup of...

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