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New Innovations Spur Demand for 3D Printing in Medicine

February 20, 2014 5:15 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

As Rainbow Coral Corp. works to market and develop an innovative new 3D bioprinting system, new 3D printing innovations are generating massive new demand for the technology from patients and doctors alike in the medical industry. Just days...

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The Nose Knows in Asthma

February 19, 2014 11:46 am | by National Jewish Health | Comments

It has become increasingly clear in recent years that asthma comes in several variations, with different causes, different pathologies and different responses to therapy. These subtypes of asthma can be identified by knowing which genes...

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Can You Boost Your Brain Power Through Video?

February 19, 2014 11:42 am | by American Academy of Neurology | Comments

Watching video of simple tasks before carrying them out may boost the brain's structure, or plasticity, and increase motor skills, according to a study released today that will be presented at the American Academy of Neurology's 66th Annual...

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The Thousand-Droplets Test

February 19, 2014 11:40 am | by Technische Universitaet Muenchen | Comments

In the future, an entire chemistry lab could be accommodated in a tiny little droplet. While simple reactions already work in these simplest models of an artificial cell now a group of scientists of the Cluster of Excellence Nanosystems...

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Innovation Could Detect Real-Time Effectiveness of Cancer Therapies

February 19, 2014 10:50 am | by Purdue University | Comments

Oncologists and cancer patients could improve the results of drug therapies by making real-time decisions about treatment options using an innovation developed by a researcher in Purdue University's College of Pharmacy. Laurie L. Parker...

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E-Cigarettes Vaporizer Technology Could Enable Delivery Method for Pharmaceuticals

February 19, 2014 10:25 am | by PR Newswire | Comments

Alsa Refinish LLC, a California-based company, has process and utility patent applications in place for a revolutionary medication delivery method. If successful, Alsa will hold patents for a device that delivers medications and herbal... 

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Boston Scientific Esophageal Stent Gains CE Mark

February 19, 2014 10:15 am | by PRNewswire | Comments

Boston Scientific Corporation has received CE Mark in Europe for its WallFlex Esophageal Fully Covered Stent to treat refractory benign esophageal strictures. Benign esophageal strictures are a narrowing of the esophagus caused by scar tissue...

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Single Chip Device Provides Real-Time 3D Images from Inside the Heart

February 19, 2014 10:07 am | by John Toon, Georgia Institute of Technology | Comments

Researchers have developed the technology for a catheter-based device that would provide forward-looking, real-time, three-dimensional imaging from inside the heart, coronary arteries and peripheral blood vessels. With its volumetric imaging...

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Photos of the Day: Imaging the Heart from the Inside

February 19, 2014 10:07 am | by Rob Felt, Georgia Institute of Technology | Comments

The device integrates ultrasound transducers with processing electronics on a single 1.4 millimeter silicon chip. On-chip processing of signals allows data from more than a hundred elements on the device to be transmitted using just 13 tiny...

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Global Launch of Medtronic’s Miniature Cardiac Monitor

February 19, 2014 9:39 am | by Medtronic | Comments

Medtronic, Inc. has announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration 510(k) clearance, CE Mark, and the global launch of its Reveal LINQ Insertable Cardiac Monitor System, the smallest implantable cardiac monitoring device available for patients...

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Recent Diagnostic Ultrasound Acquisitions Light the Way for Positive 2014

February 19, 2014 9:32 am | by GlobalData | Comments

Major deals concluded within the diagnostic ultrasound imaging market throughout 2013 translate into “a year to look forward to” in 2014, as innovation is fueled by heightened demand in what has previously been considered a technologically...

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Iatric Systems Partners with Welch Allyn to Bring Vital Signs and Other Data into EHRs

February 19, 2014 8:15 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

Iatric Systems, a comprehensive healthcare IT integration company, and Welch Allyn, a leading medical diagnostic device company that delivers pragmatic innovation at the point of care, today announced a partnership to offer hospitals an...

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RE2, Inc. Awarded Contract to Develop Exoskeleton Simulator

February 19, 2014 8:15 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

RE2, Inc. announced today that the company has been awarded a Phase I Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program with the U.S. Army to develop the Biomechanical Exoskeleton Simulator System, a software tool to assess the impact of...

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'Mobile Health' Shows Big Potential from Small Beginnings

February 19, 2014 2:00 am | by PR Newswire | Comments

Mobile connected health devices, such as blood pressure monitors and personal weighing scales, are showing strong increase in sales in European countries, despite still being a minority market. According market data from GfK, the number of...

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Mardil Medical Announces First Human Implants of the VenTouch Ventricular Reshaping Device

February 18, 2014 1:13 pm | by The Associated Press | Comments

Mardil Medical, Inc., today announced the first-in-human implants using the VenTouch™ Ventricular Reshaping Device performed by a surgical team at the Institut Jantung Negara (IJN) National Heart Institute in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. This...

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