News, views and contacts from the global Medical industry
 

News Archive

Archive of industry news from the global medical industry

News By Date

November 2014

Top

FDA approves Kubtec's new digital X-ray system
21 November 2014 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...

FDA grants 510(k) clearance for Avantis's Third Eye Panoramic device for colonoscopy
21 November 2014 The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted 510(k) clearance for Avantis Medical Systems's Third Eye Panoramic device for...

NeuroMetrix to launch pain relief device Quell in 2015
20 November 2014 Medical device firm NeuroMetrix is planning to unveil its new wearable pain relief device, Quell, in January...

CoorsTek Medical takes over Italy’s Nanosurfaces Industries
20 November 2014 US-based CoorsTek Medical has acquired Italian medical device manufacturer Nanosurfaces Industries...

FDA grants 510(k) clearance for ZIP 51 interspinous fixation implant
19 November 2014 The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted 510(k) clearance for Aurora Spine's ZIP...

Medidata and GSK to test mHealth devices for clinical trial optimisation
19 November 2014 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...

Merck launches new web-based software and updated device to treat multiple sclerosis
18 November 2014 Merck Serono has launched its updated electronic injection device, the RebiSmart, for the self-administration of Rebif (interferon...

Samsung launches RS80A ultrasound system for radiology segment in US market
18 November 2014 Samsung Electronics America has launched its high-resolution, full-featured, premium ultrasound system...

WellDoc and Samsung partner to develop new diabetes devices
17 November 2014 US-based digital health care behavioural science and technology firm WellDoc has entered into a multi-stage collaboration with Samsung Electronics to help improve the lives of people with type...

Children's Medical Ventures recalls Gel-E Donut gel pillow and Squishon 2 gel cushion products
17 November 2014 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...

FDA grants 510(k) clearance for Roche’s cobas Strep A Test
14 November 2014 Swiss global healthcare firm Roche has been granted 510(k) clearance from US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for cobas Strep A Test, designed to detect group A streptococcus bacterial (Strep...

BioCision launches first automated Biospecimen thawing system
14 November 2014 US-based life science research and development firm BioCision has launched ThawSTAR automated sample thawing system designed to address the last mile in the cryopreservation...

22,000 UK dental patients recalled for tests over blood-borne virus fears
13 November 2014 An estimated 22,000 dental patients in England are being recalled for tests over fears that they could have been infected with blood-borne viruses including HIV, hepatitis B and hepatitis...

Zyga enrols first patient in DUET trial of Glyder facet restoration device
13 November 2014 US-based medical device firm Zyga Technology has enrolled the first patient in DUET, a multi-site trial of the GlyDer Facet restoration device in patients with lumbar facet pain...

VolitionRx and Oxford University partner to begin endometriosis trial of Nucleosomics technology
12 November 2014 VolitionRx has entered an agreement with the University of Oxford to start a clinical trial that will evaluate its Nucleosomics platform technology for the diagnosis of endometriosis through...

Intel-GE Care Innovations introduces Health Harmony telehealth system
12 November 2014 Intel-GE Care Innovations, a joint venture between Intel and GE Healthcare, has launched its latest telehealth technology system, Health...

Novabone introduces new bone graft Bioactive Strip
11 November 2014 US-based medical device firm Novabone Products has launched a new Bioactive...

ECA Medical and Intelligent Implant Systems jointly develop new spinal fusion system
11 November 2014 ECA Medical Instruments and Intelligent Implant Systems (I2S) have jointly developed a new 100% disposable spinal implant instrument fixation...

Aerocrine's Niox Vero device gets FDA marketing clearance
10 November 2014 Swedish medical products company Aerocrine has received marketing approval from US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its new device Niox...

Avedro gets approval for KXL cross-linking system in South Korea
10 November 2014 US-based ophthalmic medical device firm Avedro has received approval from the South Korean Ministry of Food and Drug Safety (MFDS) for its KXL cross-linking...

Cities Unlocked develops new headset to help visually impaired navigate urban landscape
07 November 2014 Cities Unlocked, a partnership between Microsoft, Guide Dogs and Future Cities Catapult, has reported the results of the first phase of testing a new headset, designed to revolutionise...


cachename:Newscachekey:rd-1665407042_1857678299_rd-488908060_1243308781_ap1243308781_1857678299_-714335203