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Biomet and OrthoSensor Announce Partnership

March 18, 2013 12:08 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

WARSAW, Ind. & SUNRISE, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar 18, 2013--Biomet, Inc., a global leader in the manufacture of orthopedic and biotechnology products, and OrthoSensor™, a leader in intelligent orthopedics, are pleased to announce a co-promotion partnership with Biomet’s Vanguard® Complete...


Linear Actuators

March 18, 2013 11:22 am | by MDT Staff | Servo2Go.Com Ltd. | Product Releases | Comments

Based on modified hybrid stepping motors, ElectroCraft’s AxialPower Plus linear actuators are capable of producing linear forces up to 800 pounds and resolutions up to 0.000125" per 1.8° step.

IP65 Industrial Grade Servo Motors

March 18, 2013 11:04 am | by MDT Staff | Pittman | Product Releases | Comments

PITTMAN Motors, a unit of AMETEK Precision Motion Control, offers IP65 industrial grade servo motors that are ideal for use in harsh industrial applications. The PITTMAN AB Series brushless servo motors are offered in three different NEMA frame sizes and various stack lengths to accommodate a wide range of industrial applications.


Technical Electronic Workstations

March 18, 2013 10:26 am | by MDT Staff | Lista International Corporation | Product Releases | Comments

Lista International Corporation announces its updated line of Technical Electronic Workstations ideally suited for a wide variety of industries, including assembly, quality, repair, maintenance and laboratory applications.

Compact, Versatile, Fully Programmable IC for Implantable Pulse Generator Applications

March 18, 2013 10:22 am | by MDT Staff | Cactus Semiconductor, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Cactus Semiconductor, Inc. is pleased to announce the introduction of our first ASSP (Application Specific Standard Product) developed for medical device designers and manufacturers to reduce risk and development time for implantable neurostimulation, neuromodulation, and other implantable pulse generator (IPG) applications.


A Revolutionary Treatment for Burns & Bone Fractures

March 18, 2013 10:15 am | by PR Newswire | News | Comments

ISTANBUL, March 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- A team of multi-disciplinary researchers from Koç University developed artificial skin and bone tissue for the first time in Turkey. This study will further help in treatment of burns and bone fractures. The laboratory phase of the study has...


Looking Back on a Pretty Sedate ACC

March 18, 2013 9:29 am | by Mass Device | News | Comments

A review of the actionable news that came out of last week's American College of Cardiology conference in San Francisco, including mixed feelings about Boston Scientific's Watchman stroke prevention device and incremental findings for renal denervation.


Cook Medical Launches Salivary Duct Access Products as Minimally Invasive Alternative to Open Surgery

March 18, 2013 9:03 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

BLOOMINGTON, Ind.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar 18, 2013--Cook Medical has launched a suite of salivary duct access products that offer minimally invasive options for the treatment of obstructive salivary gland disease. Minimally invasive treatment of obstructive salivary gland disease can reduce the need...


SinuSys Corp. Expands Executive Team

March 18, 2013 9:00 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

PALO ALTO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar 18, 2013--SinuSys Corporation, an innovative sinus health company, today announced recent additions to its management team as it expands its global commercialization activities for the SinuSys Dilation System and continues its progress toward FDA 510(k)...


Lantos Technologies Receives FDA Clearance for its 3D Ear Scanning System

March 18, 2013 8:55 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar 18, 2013--Lantos Technologies, Inc. today announced that it has received clearance from the United States Food & Drug Administration (FDA) to market the Lantos 3D Ear Scanning System. Initially developed in the laboratories of Massachusetts Institute of...


Docs Keep Donor Liver "Alive" in New Medical Device

March 18, 2013 8:29 am | by Mass Device | News | Comments

U.K. researchers performed a world 1st this month, keeping a donor liver "alive" and functioning inside novel medical device. The device may soon replace the "on ice" method of preserving liver tissue as it moves from the donor to the recipient, at least according to the engineers and clinicians who were part of the landmark procedure.

Quidel and Life Technologies Receive FDA Clearance for Clostridium difficile Assay and Quantstudio(TM) DX and 7500 Fast DX Real-Time PCR Instruments

March 18, 2013 8:00 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Quidel Corporation (NASDAQ: QDEL) and Life Technologies Corporation (NASDAQ: LIFE) announced today that they received 510(k) clearances from the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to market the Quidel Molecular Direct C. difficile Assay with Life Technologies'...


IPG Speaks at World Health Care Congress: Greater Use of Cost Transparency & Quality Metrics to Transform the Healthcare System

March 18, 2013 8:00 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar 18, 2013--IPG, the leading nationwide provider of implantable Device Benefit Management™ (DBM) solutions is pleased to announce their President and Chief Executive Officer, Jay Ethridge, will speak at the 10th Annual World Health Care Congress (WHCC) in Washington,...


Cynosure Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire Palomar Medical Technologies

March 18, 2013 7:24 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

In a transaction that creates one of the world's premier aesthetic laser and light-based companies, Cynosure, Inc. and Palomar Medical Technologies, Inc. today announced that they have signed a definitive agreement, pursuant to which Cynosure will acquire Palomar in a cash and stock transaction valued at approximately $294 million.


MAKO Surgical Corp. Showcases Pioneering MAKOplasty(R) Treatment Options for Total Hip Replacement and Partial Knee Resurfacing Surgeries at AAOS 2013 Annual Meeting

March 18, 2013 6:45 am | by GlobeNewswire | News | Comments

MAKO Surgical Corp., the leader in robotic arm assisted partial knee and total hip arthroplasty worldwide, today announced that it will showcase its MAKOplasty® Total Hip Arthroplasty (THA) and Partial Knee Resurfacing applications at the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons 2013 Annual Meeting (AAOS), March 20-23 at McCormick Place in Chicago.



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