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DePuy Synthes introduces pre-sterilised instrument kit for wrist fracture

Johnson and Johnson’s (J&J) division DePuy Synthes has introduced a new pre-sterilised, single-use kit comprising instruments and implants required to treat wrist...

DePuy Synthes introduces pre-sterilised instrument kit for wrist fracture

New study indicates breast implants may hinder ECG

New study indicates breast implants may hinder ECG

M&As this week: Stryker Corp, RadNet, BBI Group Holding Ltd

Stryker Corp plans to acquire fluorescence imaging solutions provider Novadaq Technologies Inc (Novadaq) for...

M&As this week: Stryker Corp, RadNet, BBI Group Holding Ltd

Deals this week: Danaher Corporation, Qingdao Huaren Pharmaceutical, Sinclair Pharma

Danaher Corporation has announced two public offerings of senior notes to raise €850m ($951.5m) in total through its subsidiary, DH Europe Finance...

Deals this week: Danaher Corporation, Qingdao Huaren Pharmaceutical, Sinclair Pharma

FDA approves Johns Hopkins’ new molecular test for vaginitis

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new molecular test developed by researchers at the US Johns Hopkins University’s School of Medicine to diagnose...

FDA approves Johns Hopkins’ new molecular test for vaginitis

Toshiba Medical launches new MR system for enhanced patient comfort

Diagnostic medical imaging solutions provider Toshiba Medical has launched a new MR system to ensure quiet, comfortable and complete examinations for increased comfort of the...

Toshiba Medical launches new MR system for enhanced patient comfort

New NIH-funded study demonstrates use of new predictive tool for Parkinson’s

A new study funded by the US National Institutes of Health's (NIH) National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS) has evaluated the use of a newly developed predictive tool...

New NIH-funded study demonstrates use of new predictive tool for Parkinson’s

Panasonic introduces new 4K medical images recording camera

Japanese electronics maker Panasonic has introduced a new medical recording camera system with 20x optical zoom to capture 4K resolution images, IP control and IP...

Panasonic introduces new 4K medical images recording camera

PerkinElmer to purchase Germany’s Euroimmun for $1.3bn

Scientific instruments maker PerkinElmer has signed a definitive agreement to purchase 100% stake in Germany-based Euroimmun Medical Laboratory Diagnostics for around...

PerkinElmer to purchase Germany’s Euroimmun for $1.3bn

Emulate secures research grant for Brain-Chip system use in space

Emulate secures research grant for Brain-Chip system use in space

FDA grants 510(k) clearance to Meditech’s new lumbar fusion device

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted 510(k) clearance to market spinal implants provider Meditech’s new Talos Lumbar (HA) Peek IBF lumbar fusion...

FDA grants 510(k) clearance to Meditech’s new lumbar fusion device

Abbott launches two new haematology devices for high-volume labs

Abbott has launched two new haematology instruments, Sekisui CP3000 coagulation system and Alinity hq analyser, to aid high-volume laboratories in addressing productivity...

Abbott launches two new haematology devices for high-volume labs

MDxHealth and QUT to develop liquid biopsy test to detect oral cancer

Belgium-based molecular diagnostics provider MDxHealth has entered a scientific agreement with Australia-based Queensland University of Technology’s (QUT) commercialisation unit, QUT bluebox,...

MDxHealth and QUT to develop liquid biopsy test to detect oral cancer

UK researchers develop new blood test for precision prostate cancer therapy

UK researchers develop new blood test for precision prostate cancer therapy

Medtronic’s Reactive ATP therapy slows progression of AF in patients

Medtronic has reported positive results from the real-world analysis of its Reactive ATP therapy to treat atrial fibrillation (AF) patients implanted with cardiac...

Medtronic’s Reactive ATP therapy slows progression of AF in patients

Researchers develop two artificial sensory devices for biomedicine

Researchers develop two artificial sensory devices for biomedicine

BTG’s EKOS shows favourable outcome in ACCESS trial for PTS

UK-based healthcare firm BTG has reported positive results from the ACCESS PTS clinical trial of EKOS therapy to treat post-thrombotic syndrome (PTS) in patients suffering from chronic deep...

BTG’s EKOS shows favourable outcome in ACCESS trial for PTS

M&As this week: Sientra, Cretex Companies, American Medical Group

Medical aesthetics company Sientra Inc has announced plans to acquire Miramar Labs Inc for...

M&As this week: Sientra, Cretex Companies, American Medical Group

ProBioGen and TissUse to integrate technologies for in-vitro substance analysis

German therapeutic company ProBioGen has entered a licence and cooperation agreement to grant use of its human lymph node technology in TissUse's multi-organ-chip...

ProBioGen and TissUse to integrate technologies for in-vitro substance analysis

Parexel and Sanofi to promote wearable devices use in life science industry

Parexel International has collaborated with Sanofi to investigate and promote the potential use of wearable devices and patient sensors to remotely collect data during clinical...

Parexel and Sanofi to promote wearable devices use in life science industry

Karolinska Institutet research shows use of drones during cardiac arrest alarm

Karolinska Institutet research shows use of drones during cardiac arrest alarm
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