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 Bavaria Medizin Technologie-Design, Development, and Manufacturing of Medical Devices http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/contractors/manufacturing/bavaria-medizin/ http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/contractors/manufacturing/bavaria-medizin/ Bavaria Medizin Technologie GmbH (BMT) specialises in designing, developing, and manufacturing medical devices. Tue, 23 May 2017 14:15:00 GMT UK’s Rutherford Cancer Centre installs IBA’s proton beam therapy system http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsuks-rutherford-cancer-centre-installs-ibas-proton-beam-therapy-system-5821528 http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsuks-rutherford-cancer-centre-installs-ibas-proton-beam-therapy-system-5821528 The Rutherford Cancer Centre in South Wales, UK, has installed Ion Beam Applications’ high-energy proton beam therapy cyclotron called Proteus ONE. Mon, 22 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Thermo Fisher unveils new CE system for Sanger sequencing http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsthermo-fisher-unveils-new-ce-system-for-sanger-sequencing-5821513 http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsthermo-fisher-unveils-new-ce-system-for-sanger-sequencing-5821513 US-based biotechnology firm Thermo Fisher Scientific has unveiled a new capillary electrophoresis (CE) system called Applied Biosystems SeqStudio Genetic Analyser. Mon, 22 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Five Key Processes for GMP Deviation Investigation http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/downloads/whitepapers/consultancy_services/processes-gmp-deviation-investigation/ http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/downloads/whitepapers/consultancy_services/processes-gmp-deviation-investigation/ When things go wrong, there are five non-negotiable processes that should be defined on your deviation investigation standards of practice (SOP): immediate engagement, gemba, triaging using a documented risk assessment, using the Klein process to det… Mon, 22 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT BTG reports positive results from OPTALYSE trial of EKOS system to treat PE http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsbtg-reports-positive-results-from-optalyse-trial-of-ekos-system-to-treat-pe-5821282 http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsbtg-reports-positive-results-from-optalyse-trial-of-ekos-system-to-treat-pe-5821282 UK-based healthcare firm BTG has reported positive results from the OPTALYSE PE trial of EKOS therapy for the treatment of patients with pulmonary embolism (PE). Mon, 22 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT med fusion introduces EGFR liquid biopsy service with Roche’s mutation test http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsmed-fusion-introduces-egfr-liquid-biopsy-service-with-roches-mutation-test-5820255 http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsmed-fusion-introduces-egfr-liquid-biopsy-service-with-roches-mutation-test-5820255 US-based laboratory diagnostics provider med fusion has introduced a new plasma-based epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) liquid biopsy service, which is integrated with Swiss healthcare firm Roche’s cobas EGFR mutation test v2. Sun, 21 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Baxter upgrades AK 98 hemodialysis system for broader treatment http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsbaxter-upgrades-ak-98-hemodialysis-system-for-broader-treatment-5820246 http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsbaxter-upgrades-ak-98-hemodialysis-system-for-broader-treatment-5820246 US-based healthcare firm Baxter International has introduced the upgraded version of its AK 98 hemodialysis (HD) system to offer more treatment options. Sun, 21 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Masimo launches Root patient monitoring with EWS http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsmasimo-launches-root-patient-monitoring-with-ews-5820370 http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsmasimo-launches-root-patient-monitoring-with-ews-5820370 US-based monitoring technologies developer Masimo has launched its Root patient monitoring and connectivity hub with the early warning score (EWS). Sun, 21 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Robocath closes new round of €4.7m financing for new robotic platform http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsrobocath-closes-new-round-of-47m-financing-for-new-robotic-platform-5818547 http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsrobocath-closes-new-round-of-47m-financing-for-new-robotic-platform-5818547 Medical robotics developer Robocath has raised €4.7m through a new round of fundraising to market its latest robotic platform called R-one for cardiovascular indications. Thu, 18 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT FDA issues warning on accuracy of Magellan Diagnostics’ lead tests http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsfda-issues-warning-on-accuracy-of-magellan-diagnostics-lead-tests-5818537 http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsfda-issues-warning-on-accuracy-of-magellan-diagnostics-lead-tests-5818537 The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued a warning regarding the use of select Magellan Diagnostics’ lead tests. Thu, 18 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT M&As this week: Aoxin Q&M Dental Group, Zevacor Pharma, Amsino Medical Group http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsmas-this-week-aoxin-qm-dental-group-zevacor-pharma-amsino-medical-group-5817662 http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsmas-this-week-aoxin-qm-dental-group-zevacor-pharma-amsino-medical-group-5817662 Dental equipment developer Aoxin Q&M Dental Group has agreed to acquire 100% of the issued and paid-up share capital of Shenyang Qingaomei Oral Restorative Technology (SYQM) for a purchase consideration of $2.45m. Thu, 18 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Deals this week: Precision System Science, Amoy Diagnostics, Transcriptome Sciences http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-precision-system-science-amoy-diagnostics-transcriptome-sciences-5817471 http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-precision-system-science-amoy-diagnostics-transcriptome-sciences-5817471 Precision System Science intends to raise gross proceeds of $7.57m through a private placement of 2.31 million shares of its common stock. Thu, 18 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Are You Ready for UDI? http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/downloads/whitepapers/manufacturing-software/are-you-ready-for-udi/ http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/downloads/whitepapers/manufacturing-software/are-you-ready-for-udi/ In an effort to improve the quality of information in medical device adverse event reporting, reduce recalls and improve patient safety, in 2007 the United States Congress passed legislation directing the FDA to develop regulations establishing the u… Thu, 18 May 2017 15:34:00 GMT NSF's Global Vice-President Martin Lush to Open 2nd PDA Europe Annual Meeting with Keynote Presentation http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/contractors/consultancy_services/nsf-health-science-consulting/pressvice-president-presentation.html http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/contractors/consultancy_services/nsf-health-science-consulting/pressvice-president-presentation.html NSF International's pharma biotech team has announced it will be present at the 2nd PDA Europe Annual Meeting in Berlin. Thu, 18 May 2017 15:21:00 GMT maxon motor Magazine Discusses the World of Drive Technology http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/contractors/mechanics/maxonmotor/pressmagazine-drive-technology.html http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/contractors/mechanics/maxonmotor/pressmagazine-drive-technology.html Precision drive systems can be found in the home, in vehicles, and at work, making our lives simpler and safer. Thu, 18 May 2017 14:49:00 GMT New EU Medical Device Regulation Adopted http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/downloads/whitepapers/consultancy_services/medical-device-regulation/ http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/downloads/whitepapers/consultancy_services/medical-device-regulation/ This year has brought significant changes to the regulatory landscape across Europe, following the publication of the new European medical device regulation (MDR) and in-vitro diagnostics regulation (IVDR). Thu, 18 May 2017 07:58:00 GMT ResMed launches new face mask to enhance comfort for sleep apnoea patients http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsresmed-launches-new-face-mask-to-enhance-comfort-for-sleep-apnea-patients-5817211 http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsresmed-launches-new-face-mask-to-enhance-comfort-for-sleep-apnea-patients-5817211 US-based ResMed has launched new AirTouch F20 full face mask for patients on continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) therapy for sleep apnoea. Wed, 17 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Mel-Mont Medical develops self-collected diagnostic test for cervical cancer http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsmel-mont-medical-develops-self-collected-diagnostic-test-for-cervical-cancer-5817216 http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsmel-mont-medical-develops-self-collected-diagnostic-test-for-cervical-cancer-5817216 Mel-Mont Medical has developed a new preventive comprehensive diagnostic system for cervical cancer called Mía by XytoTest. Wed, 17 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT UK and China develop new low-cost graphene sensor for hepatitis diagnosis http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsuk-and-china-develop-new-low-cost-graphene-sensor-for-hepatitis-diagnosis-5817777 http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsuk-and-china-develop-new-low-cost-graphene-sensor-for-hepatitis-diagnosis-5817777 UK and China have collaborated on a new project to develop an easy, low-cost sensor for simultaneous diagnosis of hepatitis A, B and C. Wed, 17 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT NSF Pharma Biotech Human Error Reduction Program http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/contractors/consultancy_services/nsf-health-science-consulting/5437509573001.html http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/contractors/consultancy_services/nsf-health-science-consulting/5437509573001.html NSF Health Sciences is passionate about protecting the health of people worldwide and helping you prepare for the future, which means continuous improvement (error reduction). 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