Medical Device Network-Updates The latest content updates from the 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 Teledyne DALSA to unveil four new CMOS flat X-ray detectors http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsteledyne-dalsa-detectors-4451278 http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsteledyne-dalsa-detectors-4451278 Canadian producer of digital X-ray image sensing technology Teledyne DALSA is planning to unveil four new dynamic detectors at the upcoming RSNA 2014 Technical Exhibition in Chicago, US. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 03:30:00 GMT FDA grants 510(k) clearance for Covidien's Fortrex PTA balloon catheter http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsfortrex-pta-balloon-catheter-4451307 http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsfortrex-pta-balloon-catheter-4451307 The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted 510(k) clearance for Ireland-based Covidien's Fortrex over-the-wire (OTW) percutaneous transluminal angioplasty (PTA) balloon catheter. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMT Cerus gets FDA approval for Intercept Blood System to treat Ebola convalescent plasma http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsintercept-blood-system-ebola-4449874 http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsintercept-blood-system-ebola-4449874 US-based Cerus has received FDA approval for its clinical protocol to make the Intercept Blood System for plasma available under an investigational device exemption (IDE) to treat convalescent plasma collected from Ebola disease survivors for passive… Tue, 25 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMT Aethlon Hemopurifier named one of 25 best inventions of 2014 by Time http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsaethlon-hemopurifier-time-4449496 http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsaethlon-hemopurifier-time-4449496 US-based therapeutic devices developer Aethlon Medical has announced that its Hemopurifier device has been named as one of the 25 best inventions of 2014 by Time Magazine. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMT Maxon Motor Announces ESCON Module 24/2 DC Servo Motor Controller http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/contractors/mechanics/maxonmotor/pressescon-module-controller.html http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/contractors/mechanics/maxonmotor/pressescon-module-controller.html As an addition to the ESCON controller family, maxon motor is proud to announce a miniaturised +++OEM plug-in module. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 16:18:00 GMT Coveris Advanced Coatings Attends Medica 2014 http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/contractors/adhesives/exopack-advanced-coatings/pressmedica-2014.html http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/contractors/adhesives/exopack-advanced-coatings/pressmedica-2014.html Coveris Advanced Coatings recently exhibited at Medica 2014 in Dusseldorf, Germany. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 11:22:00 GMT Covidien's Nellcor Bedside SpO2 Patient Monitoring System gets CE Mark approval http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsspo2-patient-monitoring-system-4448684 http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsspo2-patient-monitoring-system-4448684 Ireland-based Covidien has received CE Mark of approval for its Nellcor bedside SpO2 patient monitoring system, PM100N. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMT Vascular Flow's Spiral Flow Graft study shows 30% increase in one-year success rates for vascular bypass surgery http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsspiral-flow-graft-4448573 http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsspiral-flow-graft-4448573 Vascular Flow Technologies has reported positive results from a study, which showed 30% increase in one-year success for infrainguinal vascular bypass surgery in patients who received a Spiral Flow Graft. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMT FDA grants 510(k) clearance for Avantis's Third Eye Panoramic device for colonoscopy http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsavantis-third-eye-panoramic-4447188 http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsavantis-third-eye-panoramic-4447188 The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted 510(k) clearance for Avantis Medical Systems's Third Eye Panoramic device for colonoscopy. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMT FDA approves Kubtec's new digital X-ray system http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newskubtec-digital-x-ray-system-4447148 http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newskubtec-digital-x-ray-system-4447148 US-based developer of low dose digital radiography (DR) systems Kubtec has received approval from US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its low-dose portable digital X-ray system, KUB 250. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMT Change of Address for Sales and Marketing Office of Micro Systems Technologies http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/contractors/electronics/mst-group/presschange-of-address-microsystems.html http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/contractors/electronics/mst-group/presschange-of-address-microsystems.html Micro Systems Technologies Management AG has moved its sales and marketing offices to a new location. Thu, 20 Nov 2014 14:25:00 GMT Selenium Medical -Medical Device Packaging and Surface Treatment Subcontractor http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/contractors/packaging/selenium-medical-device/ http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/contractors/packaging/selenium-medical-device/ Selenium Medical is an expert subcontractor in surface treatment and packaging solutions, and dedicated to medical devices. Thu, 20 Nov 2014 10:33:00 GMT NeuroMetrix to launch pain relief device Quell in 2015 http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsneurometrix-pain-relief-quell-4445711 http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsneurometrix-pain-relief-quell-4445711 Medical device firm NeuroMetrix is planning to unveil its new wearable pain relief device, Quell, in January 2015. Thu, 20 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMT CoorsTek Medical takes over Italy’s Nanosurfaces Industries http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newscoorstek-medical-nanosurfaces-industries-4445748 http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newscoorstek-medical-nanosurfaces-industries-4445748 US-based CoorsTek Medical has acquired Italian medical device manufacturer Nanosurfaces Industries (NSI). Thu, 20 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMT FDA grants 510(k) clearance for ZIP 51 interspinous fixation implant http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsfda-clearance-zip-51-4444170 http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsfda-clearance-zip-51-4444170 The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted 510(k) clearance for Aurora Spine's ZIP 51. Wed, 19 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMT Medidata and GSK to test mHealth devices for clinical trial optimisation http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsmedidata-gsk-mhealth-devices-4444462 http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsmedidata-gsk-mhealth-devices-4444462 US-based Medidata has completed a method development project carried out in partnership with GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) to evaluate the impact of unifying mobile health (mHealth) devices with cloud-based technologies in a clinical trial setting. Wed, 19 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMT Cendres+Métaux-Micromachining and Precious Metal Alloys for Medical Applications http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/contractors/nanotechnology/cendres-metaux/ http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/contractors/nanotechnology/cendres-metaux/ Cendres+Métaux is specialised in the production of implantable, micromechanical components or systems with complex geometries made from precious metal or titanium alloys. Tue, 18 Nov 2014 14:57:00 GMT Merck launches new web-based software and updated device to treat multiple sclerosis http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsmerck-multiple-sclerosis-4442773 http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newsmerck-multiple-sclerosis-4442773 Merck Serono has launched its updated electronic injection device, the RebiSmart, for the self-administration of Rebif (interferon beta-1a). Tue, 18 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMT Samsung launches RS80A ultrasound system for radiology segment in US market http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newssamsung-launches-rs80a-ultrasound-system-for-radiology-segment-in-us-market-4442721 http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newssamsung-launches-rs80a-ultrasound-system-for-radiology-segment-in-us-market-4442721 Samsung Electronics America has launched its high-resolution, full-featured, premium ultrasound system RS80A. Tue, 18 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMT Children's Medical Ventures recalls Gel-E Donut gel pillow and Squishon 2 gel cushion products http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newschildrens-medical-ventures-recall-4441294 http://www.medicaldevice-network.com/news/newschildrens-medical-ventures-recall-4441294 Children's Medical Ventures (CMV), a Philips Healthcare business unit, is voluntarily recalling all Gel-E Donut gel pillow and Squishon 2 gel cushion products, over potential mold contamination. 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