This new technology is a unique metal coating process that atomically bonds directly to a catheter, guide wire, hypotube, stent, or similar component.
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We reached out to a few experts to find out if there’s a way to create quality devices while keeping the cost low.
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8.3.2017
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That’s where rapid prototyping comes in: providing the catalysis needed to lower the taxing activation energy inherent to medical device design.
Tyler Scherr, UNeMed Corporation
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The medical area is a prime target for these activities because most medical devices are developed using open-source codes that are easily hacked.
Joyce Laird, Contributing Correspondent for MDT
8.3.2017
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It did not hit me until my first trade show why my job is important.
Lexie Metzler, Associate Editor, Medical Design Technology
8.3.2017
3:44pm
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Whether you're looking for the latest components and materials, manufacturing equipment, or design and manufacturing services you can count on MDT's 2017/2018 Buyer's Guide to help you find it.
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An alphabetical list of companies and services. 
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Healthcare providers are demanding value-based medical devices that deliver enhanced patient outcomes while minimizing patient risk ...
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Making surgical robots smaller would provide significant benefits ...
Dr. Rodrigo Zapiain, Cambridge Consultants Medical Technology Division
5.22.2017
3:52pm
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The two biometric sensor modalities primarily used in medical-grade consumer wearables are based on mature technologies ...
Dr. Steven LeBoeuf, President & Co-Founder, Valencell Inc.
5.22.2017
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To maximize the amount of useful information that can be extracted from these probes, they must be positioned with a high degree of accuracy ...
David Henderson, New Scale Technologies
5.22.2017
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Relatively simple robots also could be used to provide specialists with a telepresence that enables them to virtually visit patients in remote clinics ...
Lee Goldberg
5.22.2017
3:25pm
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Miniaturizing medical robots...
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In an effort to provide the patient with a more comfortable, gradual tissue expansion process that they can control, AirXpanders has developed and is investigating a breast tissue expansion system. 
F. Mark Payne, Director of Research and Development, AirXpanders
3.13.2017
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Switzerland-based company Sensirion developed a micro- fl uidic drug delivery device that combines a miniature sensor and micropump.
Lexie Metzler, Associate Editor, Medical Design Technology
3.13.2017
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Compliance to regulatory standards is an absolute priority for manufacturers of medical devices. 
Francisco Almada Lobo, CEO, Critical Manufacturing
3.13.2017
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The focus of the study is on using 3D printed models of a patient’s skull and brain to more precisely plan out the treatment of aneurysms. 
Lee Goldberg, Editor, Medical Design Technology
3.13.2017
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Medical devices are incorporating a significant amount of software to achieve higher levels of functionality, more robust and reliable operations, and greater resiliency by detecting and managing a complex set of error conditions.
Walt Maclay, Voler Systems
3.13.2017
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A round-up of the top MDT March online articles.
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But amidst the palm trees lies so much more — a biotechnology center of America, particularly Gainesville.
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When it comes to the tools they use for laparoscopic or “minimally invasive” surgery, physicians have a spectrum of options to choose from ...
Terry Belluche, Microline Surgical
2.7.2017
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From my vantage point at 3Diligent, a rapid manufacturing service provider that helps companies with their 3D printing projects ...
Cullen Hilkene, 3Diligent Corp.
2.7.2017
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With nearly two-thirds of all spinal osteoporotic fractures left untreated, the importance of recognizing the signs and symptoms is the first critical step to returning to an enjoyable lifestyle ...
Samuel Lee and Amy Arthur, Medtronic
2.7.2017
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Whether you are an inventor, small company, or large original equipment manufacturer, you have a high probability of needing a plastic component that you cannot manufacture yourself ...
Joe Vest, CSCP, Vice President, Bright Plastics
2.7.2017
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A digestible bio-battery is under development to power the next generation of ingestible medical devices ...
Lexie Metzler
2.7.2017
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A round-up the top MDT January/February online articles ...
Lexie Metzler
2.7.2017
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The imminent repeal of the Affordable Healthcare Act (ACA) is only one of several radical, and potentially harmful, changes ...
Lee Goldberg
2.7.2017
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Melanin-based bio-battery to power ingestible diagnostics.
2.7.2017
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When two friend experienced the hardship of caring for stroke patients in their families, they decided to use their engineering and business expertise to create a more efficient system to help stroke patients regain their mobility. The result was a...
Scott Kim, NEOFECT USA
10.24.2016
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Securing connected medical devices presents an entirely new set of challenges to the designer. They must be able to communicate easily with each other as well as with any cloud-based resources they might be associated with. At the same time, they must be...
Lee H Goldberg
10.21.2016
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Recently, Parker Hannifin conducted a series of in-depth interviews with engineers working for clinical diagnostic and analytical chemistry instrument manufacturers. Many of the questions asked addressed the kinds of component performance improvements...
Donald S. McNeil - Sr. Product Manager, Parker Hannifin
10.21.2016
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Traditionally, manufacturers of medical devices have been wary of designing in Lithium Ion batteries, mainly due to reasons of safety. This article will familiarize you with the technologies, standards, and certifications which allow designers to select...
Michael Müller, Product Manager, RRC power solutions
10.21.2016
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The PoC transition has occurred in a number of waves, each enabled by technological innovations. Past and current innovations like this are what will allow the PoC to be taken beyond clinical applications.
Nick Rollings, a principal engineer in the Medical Technology Division at Cambridge Consultants
10.12.2016
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Wearable devices present a number of difficulties for PCB designers that rigid boards do not. Here are some of those problems and what designers can do to alleviate them.
Mark Forbes - Director of Marketing Content, Altium
10.12.2016
12:34pm
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To rise to these opportunities and competitive pressures, medical device contractors can partner with leading material suppliers to develop customized products tailored to meet OEM requirements. Innovative material providers can give contractors access...
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To rise to these opportunities and competitive pressures, medical device contractors can partner with leading material suppliers to develop customized products tailored to meet OEM requirements. Innovative material providers can give contractors access...
Miguel Solivan and Nancy De Ceuster, Vancive Medical Technologies
10.12.2016
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