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.
Designed for defense and security applications, array achieves sensitivity close to one-thousandth of a degree kelvin.
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.
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; AvailabilityNovember 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...
PositiveID Corporation Expands Its Wireless Body Platform Utilizing Its Patented Embedded Bio-Sensor SystemNovember 29, 2010 4:33 am | by PositiveID | Comments
PositiveID Corporation Expands Its Wireless Body Platform Utilizing Its Patented Embedded Bio-Sensor System
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 bondingNovember 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.
(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.
A new handheld ultrasound device could be the first that can connect directly to cell-phone and Wi-Fi networks.
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.
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
(Yates Public Relations) Avila, a biotechnology company developing novel targeted covalent drugs, has published research in Nature Chemical Biology demonstrating the first-ever selective irreversible inhibition of a viral protease using a targeted covalent drug. In the paper titled...
Two confirmed instances where the product experienced a malfunction, recipients experienced severe pain, overly loud sounds and/or shocking sensations.
Movea drives MotionIC? specification in world class, 53 million Euros, OSEO-subsidized technology project with 8 partnersNovember 27, 2010 12:42 am | by I-Micronews | Comments
Movea, the global leader in motion-sensing and motion control technology, has announced that PRIIM (Platform for the Realization of shared Industrial Innovation) is a major project for Movea?s future developments.