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Toshiba Medical Systems UK works towards achieving zero waste to landfill
Wednesday, July 31, 2013 Toshiba Medical Systems UK (TMS-UK), a unit of Japan-based Toshiba, has minimised its impact on environment through fuel, energy and waste reduction as part of its efforts to achieve 'zero waste...

InSightec receives Chinese clearance for ExAblate system to treat uterine fibroids
Tuesday, July 30, 2013 Israel-based ultrasound technology provider InSightec has received approval from the Chinese Food and Drug Administration (CFDA) for its non-invasive ExAblate system, which is used in the...

Stereotaxis wins US clearance to market Vdrive with V-Sono System
Tuesday, July 30, 2013 US-based Stereotaxis has received 510(k) clearance from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its Vdrive Robotic Navigation System with V-Sono Intracardiac Echocardiography (ICE)...

Hologic’s Aptima HPV assay on Panther system approved for cervical cancer screening
Thursday, July 25, 2013 Hologic has received US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for its Aptima HPV assay, which can be used on completely automated Panther...

Boston Scientific wins 510(k) approval for mapping system to diagnose arrhythmia
Thursday, July 25, 2013 Boston Scientific has secured 510(k) approval from US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to market Rhythmia Mapping System, a 3D mapping and navigation solution that can be used in cardiac...

Elekta’s Clarity 4D Monitoring system for prostate cancer secures CE Mark
Monday, July 22, 2013 Sweden-based Elekta has secured CE Mark for its Clarity 4D Monitoring system, which will allow doctors to monitor the motion of prostate with an accuracy of even sub-millimetre during...

Misonix receives Chinese clearance to market bone-cutting device
Thursday, July 18, 2013 New York-based ultrasonic device manufacturer Misonix has received clearance from China's State Food and Drug Administration (SFDA) to sell its bone-cutting and compression device,...

Rhythmlink wins US patent for slider electrode deployment piece
Wednesday, July 10, 2013 Rhythmlink International, a US-based medical device maker, has secured patent in the US for the design of its slider electrode, an electrode deployment...

AngioDynamics receives 510(k) approval for Xcela Plus Port family
Friday, June 28, 2013 US-based invasive medical devices provider AngioDynamics has received 510(k) approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its Xcela Plus Port family with Pressure Activated...

Sorin Group wins CE mark approval for REPLY 200 family of pacemakers
Thursday, June 20, 2013 Sorin Group, a global medical device company, has received CE mark approval for the REPLY 200 family of pacemakers, which feature sleep apnea monitoring for better management of...

AngioDynamics’ NanoKnife System receives IDE approval for clinical study from US FDA
Wednesday, June 19, 2013 US-based medical devices manufacturer AngioDynamics has secured Investigational Device Exemption (IDE) clearance from the US Food and Drug Administration to carry out a clinical study of...

Staar Surgical’s Visian ICL with CentraFLOW technology wins approval in Korea, Argentina
Tuesday, June 18, 2013 US-based ophthalmic products manufacturer Staar Surgical has secured regulatory clearances in South Korea and Argentina to sell its Visian implantable Collamer lens (ICL) with CentraFLOW...

US FDA recommends manufacturers protect medical devices against cyber attacks
Monday, June 17, 2013 The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has urged medical device makers, hospitals and other medical facilities to boost their protection systems against cyber attacks, which could affect how...

Medtronic wins CE Mark approval for ReDuX plier device
Friday, June 14, 2013 US-based medical device company Medtronic has received CE Mark clearance for its ReDuX plier, an instrument intended for use during...

MiMedx receives three new US patents for placental tissue allografts
Thursday, June 13, 2013 MiMedx Group, a US-based manufacturer of regenerative biomaterial products, has received three new patents for placental tissue allografts from the US Patent...

UK’s MHRA to regulate electronic cigarettes as medicines
Thursday, June 13, 2013 The UK's Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) is to regulate all products containing nicotine, including electronic cigarettes, as medicines to ensure product safety...

St Jude Medical receives FDA clearance for next generation of high-voltage devices
Wednesday, June 12, 2013 Global medical device company St Jude Medical has received clearance from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its next-generation Ellipse and SJM Assura portfolio of...

Owen Mumford boosts efficiency and productivity with metrology training
Wednesday, June 12, 2013 UK-based medical devices developer Owen Mumford is using dimensional metrology training to improve its production...

Teleflex secures FDA 510(k) clearance for dialysis catheters
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 Teleflex, a US-based firm that provides medical devices for critical care and surgery, has secured US FDA 510(k) clearance for its Arrow NextStep retrograde femoral length dialysis...

PLC Systems secures US patent for RenalGuard technology
Monday, June 10, 2013 PLC Systems, a provider of medical device technologies, has secured a new method patent entitled 'Patient Hydration Method' from the US Patent and Trademark Office for its RenalGuard therapy...

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