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 Deals this week: Ankon Technologies, Neuraxon, Imagion Biosystems http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-ankon-technologies-neuraxon-imagion-biosystems-5902255 http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-ankon-technologies-neuraxon-imagion-biosystems-5902255 Chinese medical equipment company Ankon Technologies Co Ltd has raised $100m through a venture financing round led by SB China Venture Capital. Thu, 17 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Accumold: World Leaders in Micro-Mold Manufacturing Solutions http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/downloads/whitepapers/contract-services/accumold-world-leaders-in-micro-mold-manufacturing-solutions/ http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/downloads/whitepapers/contract-services/accumold-world-leaders-in-micro-mold-manufacturing-solutions/ Accumold was founded in 1985. Our focus was to mold very small parts other companies could not produce. The same mission continues to drive us today. Thu, 17 Aug 2017 15:20:00 GMT Stäubli Electrical Connectors to Attend Composites and Advanced Materials Expo http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/contractors/electronics/multi-contact-mc/pressstaubli-camx-expo.html http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/contractors/electronics/multi-contact-mc/pressstaubli-camx-expo.html The Composites and Advanced Materials Expo (CAMX) was created by The Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) and Society for the Advancement of Material and Process Engineering (SAMPE) to connect and advance all aspects of the world's co… Thu, 17 Aug 2017 08:52:00 GMT University of Guelph to develop new diagnostic test for colorectal cancer http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsuniversity-of-guelph-to-develop-new-diagnostic-test-for-colorectal-cancer-5902439 http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsuniversity-of-guelph-to-develop-new-diagnostic-test-for-colorectal-cancer-5902439 Canada’s University of Guelph researcher Emma Allen-Vercoe is set to receive a new grant from the Canadian Cancer Society (CCS) for the development of a new test to diagnose colorectal cancer. Wed, 16 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT MIMETAS and Roche develop new gut-on-a-chip technology http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsmimetas-and-roche-develop-new-gut-on-a-chip-technology-5902424 http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsmimetas-and-roche-develop-new-gut-on-a-chip-technology-5902424 Netherlands-based biotechnology firm MIMETAS has partnered with Roche to develop a new organ-on-a-chip system to support intestinal permeability assessment. Wed, 16 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT FDA grants clearance to BioStable’s annuloplasty device for aortic valve http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsfda-grants-clearance-to-biostables-annuloplasty-device-for-aortic-valve-5902407 http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsfda-grants-clearance-to-biostables-annuloplasty-device-for-aortic-valve-5902407 The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted market clearance to cardiovascular devices firm BioStable Science & Engineering’s HAART 200 Aortic Annuloplasty Device. Wed, 16 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT The Pergoveris® Pen Gains Positive CHMP Assessment http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/contractors/manufacturing/haselmeier-injection-devices/presspergoveris-pen-chmp-assessment.html http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/contractors/manufacturing/haselmeier-injection-devices/presspergoveris-pen-chmp-assessment.html The new Pergoveris® Pen by Haselmeier has received a positive assessment by Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) at the European Medicines Agency (EMA). Wed, 16 Aug 2017 10:28:00 GMT Sage Bionetworks and Celgene initiate mobile health research study http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newssage-bionetworks-and-celgene-initiate-mobile-health-research-study-5901467 http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newssage-bionetworks-and-celgene-initiate-mobile-health-research-study-5901467 Sage Bionetworks and Celgene have initiated a mobile health research study 'Journey PRO' addressing quality of life for patients with chronic anaemia caused by myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS) myelofibrosis and beta-thalassemia. Tue, 15 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Tandem Diabetes Care starts enrolment for insulin pump trial http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newstandem-diabetes-care-starts-enrolment-for-insulin-pump-trial-5901474 http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newstandem-diabetes-care-starts-enrolment-for-insulin-pump-trial-5901474 US-based Tandem Diabetes Care has started patient enrolment for the PROLOG clinical trial of its t:slim X2 Insulin Pump featuring predictive low glucose suspend (PLGS) technology. Tue, 15 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Imagion Biosystems engages Starfish Medical to develop MagSense http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsimagion-biosystems-engages-starfish-medical-to-develop-magsense-5901479 http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsimagion-biosystems-engages-starfish-medical-to-develop-magsense-5901479 US-based bio imaging products developer Imagion Biosystems has signed a service agreement with StarFish Medical for its MagSense instrument development. Tue, 15 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT MiniCollect® Capillary Blood Collection Tubes http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/downloads/whitepapers/biotechnology/capillary-blood-collection-tubes/ http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/downloads/whitepapers/biotechnology/capillary-blood-collection-tubes/ Greiner Bio-One has developed a newly-designed capillary blood collection tube featuring an integrated collection scoop and a co-molded cap for collection and sampling. Tue, 15 Aug 2017 15:29:00 GMT Enhancing the Performance of Metals and Materials http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/downloads/whitepapers/adhesives/enhancing-performance-metals-materials/ http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/downloads/whitepapers/adhesives/enhancing-performance-metals-materials/ MIC can offer a wide range of high-quality and precision surface treatments, which will enhance the performance and extend the life of medical devices, tools and equipment. Tue, 15 Aug 2017 15:28:00 GMT DC/DC Converters and AC/DC Power Supplies http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/downloads/whitepapers/electronics/dc-dc-converters-ac-dc-power-supplies/ http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/downloads/whitepapers/electronics/dc-dc-converters-ac-dc-power-supplies/ TRACO is dedicated to the design and production of high industrial quality, state-of-the-art AC/DC and DC/DC power conversion products. Tue, 15 Aug 2017 15:27:00 GMT Dycem Contamination Control Brochure http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/downloads/whitepapers/manufacturing/dycem-contamination-control-brochure/ http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/downloads/whitepapers/manufacturing/dycem-contamination-control-brochure/ Dycem provides high-performance contamination control technology Dycem Cleanzone, which is one of the most effective flooring solution. Tue, 15 Aug 2017 15:27:00 GMT Wear Time Comparison of Three Pressure-Sensitive Acrylic Skin Adhesives http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/downloads/whitepapers/adhesives/wear-time-comparison-skin-adhesives/ http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/downloads/whitepapers/adhesives/wear-time-comparison-skin-adhesives/ The aim of this study was to quantify and understand the adhesive performance of acrylic pressure-sensitive skin adhesives when used in a prototypical wearable device worn on the back of the arm. Tue, 15 Aug 2017 15:27:00 GMT Stratasys-Ultra-Thin-Layer, High-Resolution 3D Printing Systems for Medical Applications http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/contractors/manufacturing-software/stratasys-md/ http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/contractors/manufacturing-software/stratasys-md/ Stratasys has been at the forefront of 3D printing innovation for more than 25 years. Tue, 15 Aug 2017 14:58:00 GMT UCLA develops new hologram technology for chronic disease diagnosis http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsucla-develops-new-hologram-technology-for-chronic-disease-diagnosis-5900237 http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsucla-develops-new-hologram-technology-for-chronic-disease-diagnosis-5900237 US researchers at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) have developed a new system to aid easy and less expensive diagnosis of chronic diseases in remote areas. Mon, 14 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Renovis Surgical’s lumbar fusion systems gain FDA clearance http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsrenovis-surgicals-lumbar-fusion-systems-gain-fda-clearance-5900243 http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsrenovis-surgicals-lumbar-fusion-systems-gain-fda-clearance-5900243 Renovis Surgical Technologies has gained clearance from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the commercialisation of its posterior lumbar Tesera porous titanium interbody fusion systems. Mon, 14 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Greiner Bio-One Preanalytics-Blood and Urine Collection and Safety Systems http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/contractors/biotechnology/greiner-bio-one-preanalytics/ http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/contractors/biotechnology/greiner-bio-one-preanalytics/ Greiner Bio-One manufactures blood and urine specimen collection systems for the medical industry, including plastic evacuated collection sets and accessories, decapper instruments, erythrocyte sedimentation rate (ESR) analysers, and urinalysis syste… Mon, 14 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Aerotech-High-Precision Motion Control Components and Systems http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/contractors/mechanics/aerotech-1/ http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/contractors/mechanics/aerotech-1/ Aerotech manufactures the highest performance motion control components and systems for our customers in industry, government, science, and research institutions around the world. Mon, 14 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT