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25 March 2017
Industry News

Medical Device Manufacturers Find Joy in Controversial American Health Care Act
Although many people in the US have doubts about the bill’s ability to provide affordable healthcare access, medical device companies received a major win in the AHCA’s permanent repeal of the medical device excise tax.

M&As this week: Torax Medical, Zhejiang Jingxin Pharmaceutical
Torax Medical, a medical technology company specialising in minimally invasive treatments for gastrointestinal disorders, has been acquired by Ethicon, part of the Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices Companies.

Deals this week: Loxo Oncology, Merit Medical Systems, BioMaxima
Loxo Oncology and Ventana Medical Systems, a member of the Roche Group, have collaborated for the development and commercialisation of a pan-TRK immuno-histochemistry (IHC) test.

Allergan selects Aptar Pharma’s squeeze dispenser for new dry eye product
Allergan has selected Aptar Pharma’s preservative-free multidose Ophthalmic Squeeze Dispenser system for its newdry eye product, Restasis Multidose.

Press Releases

NSF's New MDSAP amd ISO-Compliant QMS Training
NSF International is offering training for lead auditors of quality management systems (QMS) based on both ISO 13485:2016 and international Medical Device Single Audit Plan (MDSAP) requirements.

Paul Jansen Named Senior Advisor at Haselmeier
Haselmeier has announced Paul Jansen has been appointed as its senior advisor and member of the board of directors

D-Flex Just One Wins Award
Haselmeier's new D-Flex Just One has won the GOOD DESIGN™ Award.

Cendres+Métaux's Three New Divisions Start to get their Own Identity.
After creation of first two divisions CM Medtech and CM Luxury+Industry at end of 2015, Cendres+Métaux made the acquisition of Momo Plus AG in July 2016. This was integrated and renamed in CM Microtech.

NSF International Partner with IDMA to Provide Quality management Courses to Pharmaceutical Industry
NSF International is partnering with the Indian Drug Manufacturers' Association (IDMA) to offer a customised, five-module pharmaceutical quality management (PQM) education programme in Bangalore, India.

White Papers

Materials Guide for Custom Extrusion
This guide presents a range of materials offered by Optinova for its customised extrusion of tubing for medical...

Accumold: World Leaders in Micro-Mold Manufacturing Solutions
Accumold was founded in 1985. Our focus was to mold very small parts other companies could not produce. The same mission continues to drive us today....

Special Cables for Temperature Measurement in Medical Technology
SABmed Line is a family of biocompatible cable compounds by SAB Bröckskes, including high notch and tear resistance, a material for ultra-flexible and smooth cables, a material for...

Managing Risk in Medical Connectors
Fischer Connectors highlights important changes to risk management requirements enacted by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the implications to manufacturers of medical...

Etched OD PTFE liner
Optinova offers an etched outside dimension (OD) Polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) liner for pharmaceutical...

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