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US researchers say blood test can detect Alzheimer’s early

Researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St Louis, US, have carried out a study to identify a rapid and inexpensive test for Alzheimer’s...

US researchers say blood test can detect Alzheimer’s early

FDA clears BD’s immunological IVD system for commercialisation

FDA clears BD’s immunological IVD system for commercialisation

Deals this week: Thermo Fisher Scientific, Promepla, Rapid Medical

Medical equipment supplier Thermo Fisher Scientific intends to raise $802.62m in gross proceeds through a public offering of 2.875% senior notes due July...

Deals this week: Thermo Fisher Scientific, Promepla, Rapid Medical

M&As this week: MedPlast, Krabat, Vitreq

In a move to expand its business operations, MedPlast, an integrated custom plastic processing solutions provider, has acquired Coastal Life Technologies, a producer of sterile and...

M&As this week: MedPlast, Krabat, Vitreq

electroCore launches new vagus nerve stimulator in US

electroCore launches new vagus nerve stimulator in US

Biotronik releases DX technology cardioverter defibrillator systems in US

Biotronik releases DX technology cardioverter defibrillator systems in US

UC Berkeley’s new assay differentiates Zika from other viral infections

The University of California (UC) Berkeley in the US has developed a new test to differentiate infections caused by Zika virus from those of other flaviviruses such as dengue and West...

UC Berkeley’s new assay differentiates Zika from other viral infections

Pierre Fabre to distribute Noventure’s Aprotecol device in Italy

Spanish company Noventure has signed an agreement with Pierre Fabre Pharma Italy for the commercialisation of its Aprotecol device in the...

Pierre Fabre to distribute Noventure’s Aprotecol device in Italy

Purdue University develops new MRI-compatible device for diagnostics

Purdue University develops new MRI-compatible device for diagnostics

Quidel to purchase Alere’s Triage assets for $440m

US-based diagnostic solutions provider Quidel has signed definitive agreements to buy Triage assets from point-of-care (POC) diagnostics firm Alere for around $400m and an additional $40m...

Quidel to purchase Alere’s Triage assets for $440m

University of Birmingham establishes joint surgical research unit

University of Birmingham establishes joint surgical research unit

UK Government grants £86m to develop healthcare technologies

The UK Government has granted £86m to small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) for the development and testing of new healthcare technologies in the National Health Service...

UK Government grants £86m to develop healthcare technologies

Crawford Healthcare’s new wound dressing to be fast-tracked into NHS

Crawford Healthcare’s new wound dressing to be fast-tracked into NHS

French researchers develop imaging technique for neurological disease analysis

Researchers at the Institut Fresnel, CNRS, Aix-Marseille University in France have developed the new high-speed polarisation molecular-scale imaging technique to facilitate the view of...

French researchers develop imaging technique for neurological disease analysis

Abbott and Bigfoot to develop diabetes technologies in US

Abbott and Bigfoot to develop diabetes technologies in US

Biocept introduces new liquid biopsy test for breast cancer

US-based molecular diagnostics firm Biocept has commercially launched its new liquid biopsy progesterone receptor (PR) test to detect and monitor select biomarker in breast cancer...

Biocept introduces new liquid biopsy test for breast cancer

Report: European interspinous process decompression market to cross $30m by 2023

The European interspinous process decompression (IPD) market is forecast to witness a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 6.3%, from $19.7m in 2016 to $30.3m by 2023, according to a report...

Report: European interspinous process decompression market to cross $30m by 2023

FDA grants clearance to Saebo’s ADL rehabilitation system

FDA grants clearance to Saebo’s ADL rehabilitation system

GE and Global Good sign licensing deal with Access Bio for malaria diagnostics

GE and Global Good Fund have entered a licensing deal with diagnostics technology developer Access Bio for the manufacture and distribution of new rapid diagnostic tests (RDTs) to...

GE and Global Good sign licensing deal with Access Bio for malaria diagnostics

M&As this week: Phase 2 Medical Manufacturing, SanCheong

Phase 2 Medical Manufacturing has been acquired by Nexcore Technology, a contract manufacturer of electro-mechanical capital...

M&As this week: Phase 2 Medical Manufacturing, SanCheong

Deals this week: Allurion Technologies, ImmunArray, Owlstone Medical

Allurion Technologies has raised $27m in a Series C venture financing round led by Romulus Capital. The round has also seen the participation of Cogepa SA and Ibtikar Development Oman SAOC...

Deals this week: Allurion Technologies, ImmunArray, Owlstone Medical
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