Medical Device Network-Updates The latest content updates from the www.medicaldevice-network.com web site http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/ en-us http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/ Medical Device Network-Updates http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/content/images/logo_big.gif Safe Microcontroller Programming Practices http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/contractors/manufacturing-software/konplan/pressmicrocontroller-programming-practices.html http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/contractors/manufacturing-software/konplan/pressmicrocontroller-programming-practices.html The Internet of Things (IoT) will eventually connect all of the electronic devices in our lives, providing situation-specific support in day-to-day life. Thu, 08 Dec 2016 08:35:00 GMT Voluntis gets FDA 510(k) clearance and CE Mark for Insulia http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsvoluntis-gets-fda-510k-clearance-and-ce-mark-for-insulia-5691075 http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsvoluntis-gets-fda-510k-clearance-and-ce-mark-for-insulia-5691075 Voluntis, a global company that develops therapeutic companion software, which empowers patients to self-manage chronic diseases, has received FDA 510(k) clearance, and CE Mark, for Insulia. Thu, 08 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT US research institutes begin clinical trial of wearable head device to treat Alzheimer's Disease http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsus-research-institutes-begin-clinical-trial-of-wearable-head-device-to-treat-alzheimers-disease-5689309 http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsus-research-institutes-begin-clinical-trial-of-wearable-head-device-to-treat-alzheimers-disease-5689309 US-based Banner Sun Health Research Institute and Banner Alzheimer's Institute have initiated the clinical trial of the NeuroEM 1000 wearable head device to treat patients with Alzheimer's Disease. Thu, 08 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Finesse introduces new G3Lite+ SmartController for upstream cell culture and fermentation http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsfinesse-introduces-new-g3lite-smartcontroller-for-upstream-cell-culture-and-fermentation-5688906 http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsfinesse-introduces-new-g3lite-smartcontroller-for-upstream-cell-culture-and-fermentation-5688906 US-based manufacturer of measurement and control solutions for life sciences process applications, Finesse Solutions, has introduced its new G3Lite+ SmartController for upstream cell culture and fermentation. Thu, 08 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Configure High-Speed Drives From Your Sofa http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/contractors/mechanics/maxonmotor/pressconfigure-high-speed-drives-sofa.html http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/contractors/mechanics/maxonmotor/pressconfigure-high-speed-drives-sofa.html The maxon configurator is expanding its offering with a simple, customised, high-end drive, with access at work or at home using maxon motor's online configurator. Wed, 07 Dec 2016 15:29:00 GMT FIU professor designs device to allow glaucoma patients to monitor disease at home http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsfiu-professor-designs-device-to-allow-glaucoma-patients-monitor-disease-at-home-5688181 http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsfiu-professor-designs-device-to-allow-glaucoma-patients-monitor-disease-at-home-5688181 A professor from the Florida International University (FIU) in the US has designed a device to enable patients with high-risk glaucoma to monitor their disease, anywhere and anytime. Wed, 07 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT BIOTRONIK starts patient enrolment for BioInsight clinical study of BioMonitor 2 cardiac monitor http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsbiotronik-starts-patient-enrollment-for-bioinsight-clinical-study-of-biomonitor-2-cardiac-monitor-5688160 http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsbiotronik-starts-patient-enrollment-for-bioinsight-clinical-study-of-biomonitor-2-cardiac-monitor-5688160 BIOTRONIK has started enrolling patients for its BioInsight clinical study of the BioMonitor 2 insertion procedure in an office setting. Wed, 07 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Evogen to collaborate with UCB for further development of EvoScore START blood test http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsevogen-to-collaborate-with-ucb-for-further-development-of-evoscore-start-blood-test-5687944 http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsevogen-to-collaborate-with-ucb-for-further-development-of-evoscore-start-blood-test-5687944 Evogen will collaborate with biopharmaceutical company, UCB, for further development of the new proteomics-based blood test, EvoScore START. Wed, 07 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Teleflex to buy Vascular Solutions for $1bn http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsteleflex-to-buy-vascular-solutions-for-1bn-5687911 http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsteleflex-to-buy-vascular-solutions-for-1bn-5687911 Medical technologies provider Teleflex has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire medical device company Vascular Solutions for $1bn. Tue, 06 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT invendo medical secures CE mark for invendoscope SC200 colonoscope http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsinvendo-medical-secures-ce-mark-for-invendoscope-sc200-colonoscope-5687732 http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsinvendo-medical-secures-ce-mark-for-invendoscope-sc200-colonoscope-5687732 Germany-based invendo medical has secured CE mark for its sterile and single-use colonoscope, invendoscope SC200. Tue, 06 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Multi-Contact (MC)-High-Precision Electrical Connector Solutions for Medical Technology http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/contractors/electronics/multi-contact-mc/ http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/contractors/electronics/multi-contact-mc/ Multi-Contact (MC), part of the Stäubli Group, is a Swiss-based leading manufacturer of electrical connectors and contact systems, which provide innovative solutions for demanding applications for the medical device industry. Tue, 06 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT November’s top stories: University of Oxford research, Edwards Lifesciences $340m acquisition http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/features/featurenovembers-top-stories-university-of-oxford-research-edwards-lifesciences-340m-acquisition-5688557/ http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/features/featurenovembers-top-stories-university-of-oxford-research-edwards-lifesciences-340m-acquisition-5688557/ University of Oxford research links brain activity with force of physical action, and Edwards Lifesciences will buy Valtech Cardio for $340m. Medicaldevice-network.com wraps-up the key headlines from November, 2016. Tue, 06 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT NTU scientists design ultrasound device with 3D printing technology http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsntu-scientists-design-ultrasound-device-with-3d-printing-technology-5687805 http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsntu-scientists-design-ultrasound-device-with-3d-printing-technology-5687805 Scientists at Singapore’s Nanyang Technological University (NTU) have developed a new ultrasound device to produce sharper medical images using 3D printed lenses. Tue, 06 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Verily Life Sciences launches Liftware Level for people with limited hand mobility while eating http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsverily-life-sciences-launches-liftware-level-for-people-with-limited-hand-mobility-while-eating-5685707 http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsverily-life-sciences-launches-liftware-level-for-people-with-limited-hand-mobility-while-eating-5685707 Verily Life Sciences has commercially launched its Liftware Level to assist individuals with limited hand and arm mobility to hold a utensil at the angle required to feed themselves. Mon, 05 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT bioLytical Laboratories introduces affordable HIV self test in Kenya http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsbiolytical-laboratories-introduces-affordable-hiv-self-test-in-kenya-5686475 http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsbiolytical-laboratories-introduces-affordable-hiv-self-test-in-kenya-5686475 Canada’s rapid infectious disease tests developer bioLytical Laboratories has unveiled its INSTI HIV Self Test for Kenya’s Pharmaceutical Association members. Mon, 05 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Nanowear obtains FDA 510(k) clearance for SimplECG http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsnanowear-obtains-fda-510k-clearance-for-simplecg-5685602 http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsnanowear-obtains-fda-510k-clearance-for-simplecg-5685602 The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted Class II 510(k) clearance to Nanowear’s remote cardiac monitoring undergarment, SimplECG. Mon, 05 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Exploring Possibilities of Measuing Stress Levels Between Burnour and Bore-out http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/contractors/manufacturing-software/konplan/pressexploring-possibilities-measuing-stress-levels-between-burnour-bore-out.html http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/contractors/manufacturing-software/konplan/pressexploring-possibilities-measuing-stress-levels-between-burnour-bore-out.html In order to enhance personal safety and wellbeing, a European research project is exploring the possibilities of measuring specific stress levels between burnout and bore-out. Fri, 02 Dec 2016 12:22:00 GMT Professional Validation Saving You Time and Money http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/contractors/manufacturing-software/konplan/pressprofessional-validation-saving-time-money.html http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/contractors/manufacturing-software/konplan/pressprofessional-validation-saving-time-money.html konplan offers manufacturers and technical providers in the pharmaceutical market practical mechatronic experience and a broad range of skills. The company offers design and development services, as well as product development and automation of small… Fri, 02 Dec 2016 12:17:00 GMT Deals this week: Teva Pharmaceuticals, Boston Children’s Hospital, Lab Genomics http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-teva-pharmaceuticals-boston-childrens-hospital-lab-genomics-5685349 http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-teva-pharmaceuticals-boston-childrens-hospital-lab-genomics-5685349 Teva Pharmaceuticals Industries Ltd has entered a co-marketing agreement with Syqe Medical Ltd, a medicinal plant inhaler developer. Fri, 02 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT M&As this week: Straumann Holding AG, Edwards Life Sciences http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsmas-this-week-straumann-holding-ag-edwards-life-sciences-5685359 http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsmas-this-week-straumann-holding-ag-edwards-life-sciences-5685359 Straumann Holding AG, a medical device company, has announced its decision to acquire an additional 49% stake to become a 100% stake holder in Medentika GmbH, a medical device company. Fri, 02 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT