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Focus On 'Why?' Instead of Just 'How' for Device Design

March 19, 2015 8:30 am | by Ed Trevis, President and CEO, Corvalent | Blogs | Comments

Every facet of the process – from circuit board design and assembly to on-site implementation of fully developed medical equipment – can affect the patient experience. Because of this, design strategies that consider long lifecycle and consistent...

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Non-Flammable Molding Compound

March 18, 2015 9:03 pm | by Mitsubishi Gas Chemical America Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Mitsubishi Gas Chemical America’s Vyloglass a new type of thermosetting dry-type polyester molding compound that is non-flammable and resistant to electric spark; providing a high safety level reaching UL-94 class V-0 flame retardance rating. Nonflammable – Does not burn in spite of being...

Anxiously Awaiting a Device to Calm Down

March 18, 2015 4:11 pm | by Sam Brusco, Associate Editor, @SamISureAm | Blogs | Comments

Sporadic bouts of anxiety aren’t really considered a medical condition – but if you’re anxious enough, it can sure feel like an illness! Your heart starts racing, breathing turns short and shallow, and the world moves a little too quickly for comfort...

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Strain Gauge Interface Module

March 18, 2015 4:05 pm | by Ametek | Product Releases | Comments

The Strain Gauge Interface Module (SGIM) from AMETEK Solartron Metrology allows a wide range of strain gauges and load cells to interface with the Solartron Orbit3 digital measurement system. The versatile strain gauge interface module is compatible with a wide range of strain transducers...

MRI Measurement Tools Help Diagnose Veterans' Traumatic Brain Injuries

March 18, 2015 2:36 pm | by National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) | News | Comments

More than 300,000 U.S. veterans have been diagnosed with traumatic brain injury (TBI) in recent years, a legacy of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars. But these numbers don't tell the whole story. While severe TBI can be obvious, milder cases...

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Molecular Tool Assesses Vaginal Microbiome Health

March 18, 2015 2:31 pm | by Lancaster University | News | Comments

A new microarray-based tool, called VaginArray, offers the potential to provide a fast, reliable and low-cost assessment of vaginal health and diagnoses of infections. The research is published ahead of print March 2, in Antimicrobial Agents...

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Speech-Based System for Early Detection of Alzheimer's

March 18, 2015 2:26 pm | by University of the Basque Country | News | Comments

The ELEKIN research group of the UPV/EHU-University of the Basque Country is working to develop various non-invasive methodologies for the early detection of Alzheimer's disease. One of the ELEKIN group's lines of research is biomedical...

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Conductive Foam Gaskets

March 18, 2015 1:06 pm | by Tech-Etch, Inc. | Tech-Etch, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Available as standard gaskets, custom designs or sheet stock, durable 2700 Series Conductive Foam has X, Y and Z axis conductivity for maximum EMI shielding attenuation. The material is ideal for computer, router and telecom I/O shielding. It is offered with or without pressure...

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Stock Components Catalog

March 18, 2015 12:40 pm | by Qosina | Qosina | Product Releases | Comments

The New 2015 Qosina Catalog offers easy browsing of thousands of stock components on a one-centimeter grid. Qosina has the largest selection of parts for the medical OEM, kit packer and pharmaceutical industries, offering free samples, low minimums, and Just-in-Time (JIT) delivery...

Programmable 600W Power Supplies

March 18, 2015 11:36 am | by Saelig Company, Inc. | Saelig Company, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Saelig Company, Inc. has introduced the BENCH range of economical programmable power supplies - compact, remote-controllable, single-output DC power supplies with available power output up to 600W. The range includes voltages from 20V to 1000V output, and 1.5A to 30A current to a maximum...

3 Tips for a Successful Outsourced Device Launch

March 18, 2015 11:21 am | by Tom Nadal, Director of Business Development, CleanCut Technologies | CleanCut Technologies | Articles | Comments

Whether you’re a seasoned medical device professional or a recent grad stepping into your first full-time position in marketing, engineering, operations, quality, or regulatory at a medtech OEM, chances are you’ll be a contributing member...

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Malaria Test for Ancient Human Remains

March 18, 2015 11:10 am | by Jim Shelton, Yale University | News | Comments

Ancient malaria patients, the anthropologist will see you now. A Yale University scientist has developed a promising new method to identify malaria in the bone marrow of ancient human remains. It is the first time researchers have been...

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Mobile App Speeds Treatment for Heart Attack Patients

March 18, 2015 10:35 am | by MedStar Washington Hospital Center | News | Comments

A new study has found that a mobile app conceived at MedStar Heart & Vascular Institute at MedStar Washington Hospital Center is allowing heart attack patients to be treated more quickly – some an average of 30 percent faster -- reducing...

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Newly Developed Technology Dissects Properties of Single Stem Cells

March 18, 2015 10:31 am | by University of North Carolina School of Medicine | News | Comments

The human gut is a remarkable thing. Every week the intestines regenerate a new lining, sloughing off the equivalent surface area of a studio apartment and refurbishing it with new cells. For decades, researchers have known that the party...

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Mobile System Captures High-Resolution Images Inside the Eye

March 18, 2015 10:23 am | by Mike Williams, Rice University | News | Comments

A smart and simple method developed at Rice University to image a patient’s eye could help monitor eye health and spot signs of macular degeneration and diabetic retinopathy, especially in developing nations. The patient-operated, portable...

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