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Bacterial Infections: New Laboratory Method Uses Mass Spectrometry to Rapidly Detect Staph Infections

January 12, 2012 5:19 am | News | Comments

Researchers from the Georgia Institute of Technology and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) have developed a new laboratory test that can rapidly identify the bacterium responsible for staph infections. This new test takes advantage of unique isotopic...

Ford Collaborates with Microsoft, Healthrageous and BlueMetal Architects for In-Car Health and Wellness Research

January 12, 2012 4:54 am | News | Comments

LAS VEGAS – Ford, Microsoft, Healthrageous and BlueMetal Architects announced an alliance today to research technology to help people monitor and maintain health and wellness while on the move. The alliance was unveiled during the “Doctor in Your Car” keynote address...

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit Court Upholds Celsis IVT Injunction Against Life Technologies Corporation in LiverPool Patent Infringement Lawsuit

January 11, 2012 5:03 am | News | Comments

BALTIMORE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Celsis In Vitro, Inc. (Celsis IVT) announced today that the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit in Washington, D.C. upheld a preliminary injunction against Life Technologies Corporation's infringement of U.S. Patent No. 7,604,929...

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Unisyn Now Repairing Logiq E9 Ultrasound Transducers

January 11, 2012 4:58 am | News | Comments

GOLDEN, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Unisyn Medical Technologies, Inc., a leading provider of sustainable solutions to the diagnostic imaging industry, today announced it has the capability to repair and test select Logiq® E9 ultrasound transducers manufactured by GE. Unisyn is the only probe repair...

Nanotechnology and "The End of Medicine" - Andy Kessler

January 10, 2012 11:32 am | by ForaTv | Videos | Comments

Complete program at: http://fora.tv/fora/showthread.php?t=273 Former Wall Street analyst Andy Kessler talks about the future of medical nanotechnology and its possible effects on the economics of the medical industry. ----- Former Wall Street analyst, Andy Kessler, follows the money...

Biodesix Receives New EU and US Patents for Blood-based Oncology Tests

January 10, 2012 6:44 am | News | Comments

BROOMFIELD, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Biodesix, Inc., a fully integrated molecular diagnostics company dedicated to personalizing medicine, today announced the issuance of three additional patents. The U.S. Patent & Trademark Office (PTO) granted two new patents which provide...

University of North Dakota Signs License to Develop Breast Cancer Detection Technology with NeoMatrix, LLC, Makers of the Halo Pap Test

January 10, 2012 6:41 am | News | Comments

GRAND FORKS, N.D.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The University of North Dakota (UND) and NeoMatrix, LLC announced today that they have signed an exclusive option agreement to develop an assay to aid in the early detection of breast cancer. The HALO® breast test is cleared globally...

New 7-Day Body Monitor Patch from BodyMedia & Avery Dennison Medical Solutions Will Aid in Wellness Initiatives Including Weight Management

January 9, 2012 5:38 am | News | Comments

PITTSBURGH & CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In a new advance in remote body monitoring, BodyMedia and Avery Dennison Medical Solutions, a business unit of Avery Dennison Corporation, today announced the development of a body monitor patch offering a comfortable, economical means...

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Accelerating Cancer Diagnosis with Customized Motion Control

January 5, 2012 9:58 am | by Scott Frederick | Articles | Comments

The Challenge: A large OEM needed a consistent motion controller for a 84-slide capacity IHC benchtop autostain machine. The Solution: A customized, four-axis 1/2-stack motion controller was selected that ran inside the OEM customer’s existing PC, reducing cost for the manufacturer and increasing lab space for the end-user.

GI Dynamics Announces Commercial Availability of the EndoBarrier for the Treatment of Type 2 Diabetes or Obesity in the Netherlands

January 5, 2012 5:20 am | News | Comments

LEXINGTON, Mass. & SYDNEY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--GI Dynamics, Inc. today announced the transition of the EndoBarrier® Gastrointestinal Liner (the EndoBarrier), a novel, non-surgical device for the treatment of type 2 diabetes and/or obesity, from clinical research to commercial use in the Netherlands.

Roche and Itamar-Medical Move Forward in Developing EndoPAT for Pre-Clinical Longitudinal Studies

January 5, 2012 5:15 am | News | Comments

CAESAREA, Israel--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Itamar-Medical, the world's leader of non-invasive devices for diagnosis of cardiovascular health, announced achievement of the next milestone of the international pharmaceutical company, Roche, to further develop the EndoPAT technology for pre-clinical trials.

Medtronic Launches First-of-Its-Kind mySentry Remote Glucose Monitor

January 5, 2012 5:12 am | News | Comments

MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today, Medtronic, Inc. announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval and U.S. market launch of the first-of-its-kind mySentryâ„¢ Remote Glucose Monitor, which allows a parent or caregiver to monitor from another room a patient's MiniMed...

Ensil Canada Ltd. Markham, Ontario, Canada, Today Announced the Validation of a 5-Minute, Non-Invasive HIV Test at its Laboratories in Ontario, Canada

January 5, 2012 5:07 am | News | Comments

MARKHAM, ON/24-7PressRelease/ -- After several years of scientific and biomedical laboratory experiments, Ensil succeeds in developing a nanotechnology-based sensor to detect gp 21 and gp 27 HIV virus through urine.

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Implantable Pulse Generators ‘Stimulate’ Medical Device Industry

January 4, 2012 11:46 am | by Chris Vaillancourt | Articles | Comments

In recent years, there has been great excitement about the use of neuromodulation to treat a wide array of medical conditions and diseases. The technology uses electrical signals to stimulate or block different nerve impulses in the body and is adapted from technology used in cardiac rhythm management. Advanced ceramic materials are playing an important role in the technology and are poised to play an even greater one as these medical devices flood onto the market to treat an increasing number of ailments.

GlobalMed Introduces New Mobile Telemedicine Carts and Tablet PC with HP

January 4, 2012 5:38 am | News | Comments

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--GlobalMed today announced it is partnering with HP to introduce three new mobile telemedicine carts and a tablet PC solution powered by HP Workstations and EliteBook PCs that will bring doctors and patients together for clinical healthcare at a distance.

AirStrip Technologies Receives CE Mark for Mobile Patient Monitoring Solutions

January 4, 2012 5:29 am | News | Comments

SAN ANTONIO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--AirStrip Technologies, Inc. has received CE Mark certification to market its innovative mobile patient monitoring applications in the European Community as well as other international territories outside Europe, company officials announced today.

Welch Allyn President & CEO Announces Intention to Retire

January 4, 2012 4:58 am | News | Comments

Skaneateles Falls, N.Y., January 3, 2012 - Welch Allyn, a leading manufacturer of frontline medical products and solutions, announced today that Julie Shimer, president & CEO of the company for the past five years, has announced her intention to retire at the end of this year.

CLSI Publishes 2012 Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing Standards

January 4, 2012 4:54 am | News | Comments

Wayne, Pennsylvania, USA-January 2012-The Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute (CLSI) recently published updated editions of its antimicrobial susceptibility testing (AST) standards, Performance Standards for Antimicrobial Disk Susceptibility Tests; Approved Standard-Eleventh Edition...

Proto Labs Announces SkyLight as Latest Cool Idea!

January 3, 2012 4:41 am | News | Comments

MAPLE PLAIN, Minn. – Dec. 28, 2011 – The latest recipient of the Proto Labs Cool Idea! Award, SkyLight, aims to make a big impact on global healthcare and science education. Proto Labs – the leading online and technology-enabled manufacturer of quick-turn prototype and short-run parts...

Quanterix Develops Microfluidic Consumable That Will Enable Next Generation Molecular Diagnostic Systems based on Single Molecule Array Technology

December 22, 2011 5:39 am | News | Comments

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Dec. 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Quanterix Corporation, a company enabling a new generation of molecular diagnostic tests based on its revolutionary Single Molecule Array (SiMoA™) technology, has reported a method for detecting individual proteins within microfabricated polymer...

App Store Names AirStrip CARDIOLOGY the Best iPhone Medical Application

December 21, 2011 6:36 am | News | Comments

SAN ANTONIO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--AirStrip CARDIOLOGYTM, the innovative cardiac patient monitoring solution from AirStrip Technologies Inc., has been named the best US medical application for the iPhone® as part of App Store Rewind 2011, which collects the year's top apps...

Acacia Subsidiary Acquires 8 Patents for Infusion Pump Technology from a Major Medical Device Company

December 20, 2011 4:58 am | News | Comments

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Acacia Research Corporation announced that a subsidiary has acquired patents relating to infusion pump technology from a major medical device company.

Studies Show that EarlySense's Contact-Free Patient Monitoring System Effectively Helps Hospital Patients Avoid Pressure Ulcers

December 20, 2011 4:56 am | News | Comments

WALTHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--EarlySense, a market leader in proactive patient care solutions, announced today post regulatory approval clinical and interventional study results further confirming the EarlySense contact-free patient monitoring system's high value as a risk assessment tool...

World's first production-ready Bluetooth low energy blood pressure monitor will work with any Bluetooth version 4.0 Smart Ready smartphone or computer

December 19, 2011 10:20 am | News | Comments

Oslo, Norway – RF specialist Nordic Semiconductor ASA announces that IDT International Limited – one of the world's leading OEM/ODMs (Original Equipment/Design Manufacturers) of consumer blood pressure monitors for global medical brands – has announced that it has successfully developed...

CardioNet, Inc. Announces the Launch of its Next Generation MCOT Device

December 15, 2011 5:44 am | News | Comments

CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--CardioNet, Inc., a leading wireless medical technology company with a current focus on the diagnosis and monitoring of cardiac arrhythmias, today announced the launch of its next generation Mobile Cardiac Outpatient Telemetry device.

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