19 March 2018
Injectable biosensors that can stream a patient’s personal medical data to smartphones and the cloud are being developed by researchers at bioengineering company Profusa.
16 March 2018
A report by the Royal Academy of Engineers has found that the vulnerabilities of medical devices to cyber-attacks could have ‘severe consequences’ for patient safety. The ‘Cyber safety and resilience:...
5 March 2018
The Association of British Healthcare Industries (ABHI) has highlighted the importance of getting post-Brexit trading relationships right for UK patients as it revealed that the majority of imported health technologies...
1 March 2018
Researchers at the Harvard John A Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS) and the Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering in the US have developed a new approach...
9 February 2018
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved NorthStar Medical Radioisotopes’ RadioGenix System for the production of a common medical isotope called technetium-99 (Tc-99m) from the firm’s non-uranium based...
6 February 2018
GlobalData forecasts 189 new medical devices for treating cancer will enter the market or gain regulatory approval during 2018, a significant increase on previous years.
5 February 2018
Heraeus Medical Components has opened a new manufacturing facility at La Lima Free Zone and Business Park in Cartago, Costa Rica.
1 February 2018
Medical devices, such as computed tomography (CT) and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) machines, are vulnerable to cyberattacks if they are not given regular security updates.
30 January 2018
Pioneering gene synthesis company Evonetix has completed a £9 million ($12.3 million) financing round to support the development of its scalable and high-fidelity gene synthesis technology.
22 January 2018
Surgeons in Belfast have performed a complex and lifesaving kidney transplant using a 3D printed model of a kidney. The patient, 22-year-old young mother Pauline Fenton, was saved after surgeons...