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EMD Serono MD drug review extended

November 29, 2010 8:42 am | by Mass High Tech: The Journal of New England Technology | Comments

EMD Serono's Cladribine Tablets, its drug candidate for treating Multiple Sclerosis, has been given an extension of three months in its FDA review period for treating relapsing MS.

Class I Medical Device Recall: WalkMed, Inc. Triton Pole Mount Infusion Pump

November 29, 2010 8:41 am | by U.S. Food & Drug Administration | Comments

Reason for Recall: It is possible the pump door may not be closed when the latch is down and the pump door open alarm may not alert the user to this condition. This may result in a free flow condition which may result in over delivery of therapy and...

Utilization management, computer decision support square off at RSNA

November 29, 2010 8:39 am | by Diagnostic Imaging | Comments

Alternative strategies for controlling imaging utilization, radiology benefit managers and computerized decision support, squared off in a scientific session Sunday.

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Seoul Semiconductor partners with Vertex to invest in LED technology firms

November 29, 2010 5:42 am | by I-Micronews | Comments

South Korean LED maker Seoul Semiconductor Corp has announced an agreement with Singapore-based venture capital firm Vertex Venture Management to jointly seek and invest in companies with advanced capabilities in LED technology development.

CEA-Leti creates an HgCdTe infrared imaging array with record-breaking thermal resolution

November 29, 2010 5:42 am | by I-Micronews | Comments

Designed for defense and security applications, array achieves sensitivity close to one-thousandth of a degree kelvin.

Qteros vet McLaughlin named Acceleron CFO

November 29, 2010 5:40 am | by Mass High Tech: The Journal of New England Technology | Comments

Acceleron Pharma Inc. has appointed Kevin McLaughlin, a former finance head of cellulosic ethanol company Qteros Inc., as senior vice president and chief financial officer of the Cambridge biotechnology firm.

Guidance for Industry and Food and Drug Administration Staff - Blood Lancet Labeling

November 29, 2010 4:39 am | by U.S. Food & Drug Administration | Comments

This guidance recommends changes in the labeling of blood lancet (e.g., fingerstick) devices (21 CFR 878.4800) (included under manual surgical instruments for general use). FDA is concerned about the risk of transmission of hepatitis and other...

Federal Register: Guidance for Industry and Food and Drug Administration Staff; Blood Lancet Labeling; Availability

November 29, 2010 4:38 am | by U.S. Food & Drug Administration | Comments

FDA is issuing this guidance with labeling recommendations because of concerns that both healthcare providers and patients may be unaware of the serious adverse health risks associated with using the same blood lancet device for assisted withdrawal of...

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PositiveID Corporation Expands Its Wireless Body Platform Utilizing Its Patented Embedded Bio-Sensor System

November 29, 2010 4:33 am | by PositiveID | Comments

PositiveID Corporation Expands Its Wireless Body Platform Utilizing Its Patented Embedded Bio-Sensor System

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Insurer UnitedHealth expects 2011 profit to slip

November 29, 2010 3:45 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

Managed care company UnitedHealth Group Inc. said Monday it expects a drop in earnings per share next year compared to its 2010 projections, despite an anticipated revenue increase.The Minnetonka, Minn., health insurer forecasts 2011 net earnings of $3.50 to $3.70 per share, down from its...

SET makes strides to enable 3D Integration with high precision Chip-to-Chip and Chip-to-Wafer bonding

November 29, 2010 12:40 am | by I-Micronews | Comments

SET collaborates with CEA-LETI, STMicroelectronics, ALES and the CEMES-CNRS on advanced chipto-wafer technologies (direct metallic bonding) for 3D integration.

New study reports effects of endurance running

November 28, 2010 7:39 pm | by EurekAlert | Comments

(Radiological Society of North America) Using a mobile MRI unit, researchers followed runners for two months along a 4,500-kilometer course to study how their bodies responded to the high-stress conditions of an ultra-long-distance race, according to a new study.

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Ultrasound Gets More Portable

November 28, 2010 7:36 pm | by Massachusetts Institute of Technology | Comments

A new handheld ultrasound device could be the first that can connect directly to cell-phone and Wi-Fi networks.

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Ziosoft unveils generational leap in advanced visualization

November 28, 2010 1:35 pm | by Diagnostic Imaging | Comments

Video! Ziosoft has been trying to unlock the U.S. market for advanced visualization for several years. It may have found the key with a technology unveiled this week at RSNA2010.

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New Siemens platform cuts CT dose while speeding exams

November 28, 2010 1:35 pm | by Diagnostic Imaging | Comments

Seeking to drive down patient radiation dose, Siemens Healthcare unveiled a new technology platform for its CT scanners, one that not only cuts dose but speeds the exam and promotes more efficient patient handling

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