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CardioComm Solutions, Inc. Receives FDA Clearance to Market First Over-the-Counter Heart Monitoring Solution

January 23, 2012 5:44 am | News | Comments

TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--CardioComm Solutions, Inc., a global medical provider of ECG acquisition and management software solutions, received clearance from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for over-the-counter (OTC) sales and marketing of their consumer-based...

Precision Pulmonary Diagnostics to Offer OSA Portable Monitor Testing

January 23, 2012 5:42 am | News | Comments

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Precision Pulmonary Diagnostics (PPD®) recently added portable monitor testing to its diagnostic offerings of sleep apnea in commercial drivers. PPD is an industry leader, providing turn-key sleep apnea disease management program and lab network.

Medgenics' Receives Allowance for Key European Patent

January 23, 2012 5:30 am | News | Comments

MISGAV, Israel & SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Medgenics, Inc., the developer of a novel technology for the sustained production and delivery of therapeutic proteins in patients using their own tissue, today announced that the Company received notice of ‘Intention to Grant'...


Guided Therapeutics Provides Update on PMA Application for LuViva Advanced Cervical Scan and Timing for Filing of CE Mark

January 23, 2012 5:27 am | News | Comments

NORCROSS, Ga.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Guided Therapeutics, Inc. today announced that the company plans to seek an independent panel review of its Pre-market Approval (PMA) application for the LuViva® Advanced Cervical Scan from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)...

Alere rapid flu test receives CLIA waiver from FDA

January 23, 2012 5:07 am | News | Comments

Waltham, Massachusetts – Alere Inc., a global leader in enabling individuals to take charge of their health at home through the merger of rapid diagnostics and health management, received confirmation that The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared the Alere™ Influenza A&B Test...

Covidien Provides Update on Voluntary Recall of BIS Bilateral Sensors

January 20, 2012 5:10 am | News | Comments

BOULDER, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--On November 8, 2011, Covidien initiated a voluntary recall of certain lots of its BISâ„¢ Bilateral Sensors, due to a modification which inadvertently reversed the reference and left eye electrode. This modification could potentially cause a change...

U.S. Oncology Research Enrolls More Than 50,000 Patients Into Clinical Trials

January 20, 2012 4:46 am | News | Comments

THE WOODLANDS, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- US Oncology Research, supported by McKesson Specialty Health, announced today that it has surpassed the 50,000 milestone for patients enrolled in its clinical trials program. One of the largest community-based research networks in the world...

Toshiba's Aquilion ONE CT Facilitates Faster, Accurate Neuro Imaging at Buffalo General Medical Center Emergency Department

January 19, 2012 5:02 am | News | Comments

TUSTIN, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Based on proven success at Millard Fillmore Gates Circle Hospital triaging stroke patients, Kaleida Health installed a second Aquilion ONE from Toshiba America Medical Systems, Inc., at Buffalo General Medical Center in Buffalo, N.Y.


SANUWAVE Issued U.S. Patent for a New Method to Produce Acoustic Shock Waves Utilizing Pressurized Fluid

January 18, 2012 5:43 am | News | Comments

ALPHARETTA, Ga.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--SANUWAVE Health, Inc. today announced that the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has issued the Company patent number 8,092,401, titled “Method and Apparatus for Producing Shock Waves for Medical Applications.”

Xsens motion capture data in Siemens PLM Software Jack

January 18, 2012 5:10 am | News | Comments

ENSCHEDE, The Netherlands - Xsens, the leader in professional 3D tracking systems, today announced that it has joined the Siemens Solution Partner Program to provide its motion capture solution for the Jack™ software ergonomics package, a part of the Tecnomatix® software family...

Stem Cell Technologies Finding a Larger Market, Report Says

January 18, 2012 5:06 am | News | Comments

New York-The market for stem cell technologies will rise to over $700 million this year, and given some positive trends could reach over one billion dollars, according to healthcare market research publisher Kalorama Information. The firm cites newly permitted US usage and accompanying research...

Grifols Receives ISO 13485:2003+AC:2009 Quality Management Certification for its Medical Devices

January 18, 2012 4:50 am | News | Comments

LOS ANGELES/PRNewswire/ -- Grifols, a global healthcare company and biopharmaceutical manufacturer based in Barcelona, Spain, announced that its U.S. diagnostic and hospital divisions have received ISO 13485:2003+AC:2009 certification, an international quality standard...

BrainStorm Announces Clinical Data for Safety and Supporting Efficacy of NurOwn Based on Initial Phase I and II Results

January 17, 2012 5:27 am | News | Comments

New York, USA & Petach Tikvah, Israel - B3C newswire - BrainStorm Cell Therapeutics Inc., an innovative developer of adult stem cell technologies and Central Nervous System (CNS) therapeutics, today announced that the data from the initial patients in its ALS Phase I/II human clinical trial treated...


Miraculins Files with Health Canada for PreVu Medical Device License

January 17, 2012 5:21 am | by Associated Press | News | Comments

Miraculins Inc., a medical diagnostic company focused on developing and commercializing diagnostic tests and risk assessment technologies for unmet clinical needs, announces today that it has filed a class II medical device license application with Health Canada for the PreVu Non-Invasive...

Saudi Arabia Uses ZOLL's Temperature Management Solution to Revive Pilgrims from Heat Stroke During the Hajj Pilgrimage

January 16, 2012 5:34 am | News | Comments

CHELMSFORD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ZOLL® Medical Corporation, a manufacturer of medical devices and related software solutions, announced today that the Saudi Arabia Ministry of Health purchased six ZOLL intravascular temperature management (IVTM™) systems...

Lloydspharmacy Partners With Proteus Biomedical to Launch Innovative Digital Health Product

January 16, 2012 5:10 am | News | Comments

REDWOOD CITY, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--UK community pharmacy chain Lloydspharmacy and US company Proteus Biomedical, Inc., a pioneer in digital health, have today announced an exclusive strategic collaboration to commercialize and launch Heliusâ„¢, a digital health product...

Air Techniques' Polaris Given 'Top Intraoral Camera of 2012' Award

January 16, 2012 5:06 am | News | Comments

MELVILLE, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Air Techniques, Inc., a leading dental equipment manufacturer, announced today that its Polaris Intraoral Camera has been awarded Top Intraoral Camera of 2012 by THE DENTAL ADVISOR. Polaris offers superior optics and a broad focal range...

MagnaCare Announces Partnership with Telcare, Developers of Only Wireless Blood Glucose Meter (BGM) on the Market

January 13, 2012 5:23 am | News | Comments

NEW YORK & BETHESDA, Md.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--MagnaCare, a health plan management company, announced today its partnership with Bethesda, M.D.-based Telcare, Inc. in order to provide a unique level of quality care to its clients living with diabetes. Through this partnership...

Endosense Launches TactiCath 75 Force-Sensing Catheter, Announces New Results of EFFICAS I Clinical Study

January 13, 2012 5:14 am | News | Comments

GENEVA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Endosense, a pioneer and leader in force-sensing technology focused on improving the efficacy and safety of catheter ablation for the treatment of cardiac arrhythmias, has announced the European launch of the TactiCath 75 force-sensing ablation catheter...

RaySearch Laboratories: RayStation 2.5 released

January 13, 2012 5:08 am | News | Comments

STOCKHOLM--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Regulatory News: RaySearch Laboratories AB announces that version 2.5 of RaySearch's RayStation® treatment planning system has been released for clinical use in Europe and USA and is pending regulatory approval in Canada.

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...

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: 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...

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