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20 January 2017
Industry News

Customised 3D printed medical devices are improving cost efficiency and productivity
3D Printing (3DP) or Additive Manufacturing (AM) is a revolutionary method of manufacturing a three-dimensional object by building successive layers of raw material.

Why 'surgeon' robots are set to revolutionise healthcare
The robotically-assisted surgical (RAS) devices have evolved from semi-autonomous equipments such as the da Vinci robotic surgical system, which simulated the motion of the surgeon's wrist till 7 degrees mimicking the human arm to the fully automatic devices such as the Flex robotic system.

Deals this week: Siemens Healthineers, Fresenius SE & Co, Psoria-Shield
Siemens Healthineers and Biogen have signed an agreement to jointly develop new magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) tools for multiple sclerosis (MS). The agreement aims to quantify key markers of multiple sclerosis disease activity and progression.

New mobile microscope for DNA-sequencing in tumour samples
Researchers from the California NanoSystems Institute at UCLA, Stockholm and Uppsala University have developed a small, 3D printed microscope fitted to a phone to assist DNA-sequencing in tumour cells and tissue samples.

Press Releases

Two-Part Low-Exothermic Epoxy Adhesive Provides Superior Chemical Resistance
AL419FDA is a two-part, heat-resistant, and low-exothermic epoxy adhesive formulation. It has superior chemical resistance and shear strength and also contains a thixotrophic agent, which impedes thinning out of the material during heat cure when properly mixed and cured.

Greiner Bio-One Adds New Safety Hyperdermic Needle to Range
Greiner Bio-one has announced it has added a new product to its range of safety solutions in an attempt to eliminate the risks of needlestick injuries.

Small Tubes, Great Impact
In some situations, only low quantities of blood can be taken in order to ensure patients are as safe and comfortable as possible.

maxon motor Presents New Speed Motors and Controllers
Swiss drive specialist maxon motor has introduced two additional brushless direct current (DC) motors in its recently launched ECX series product line.

Greiner Bio-One Finds Optimum Solution for Reliable Diagnosis of Diabetes
Greiner Bio-One has found the optimum solution for reliable diagnosis of diabetes in the form of the new VACUETTE® FC Mix tube.

White Papers

Your Partner and Specialist for Advanced Microelectronics
Founded as a supplier of electronic modules for active medical implants (e.g. pacemakers), MICRO SYSTEMS ENGINEERING (MSE) in Berg (Germany) is now an important partner and specialist for...

Engineering for Life: Innovative Solutions for Medical Technology
The MST Group has extensive experience in designing and manufacturing electronic modules for medical devices and other high-reliability...

Bringing Together Experts in High-Reliability PCB Technology
At DYCONEX, we ensure that we have the right knowledge, quality, reliability and traceability so that our customers can fully rely on our technologies and our processes, all while complying...

MiniCollect® Capillary Blood Collection Tubes
Greiner Bio-One has developed a newly-designed capillary blood collection tube featuring an integrated collection scoop and a co-molded cap for collection and...

DC/DC Converters and AC/DC Power Supplies
TRACO is dedicated to the design and production of high industrial quality, state-of-the-art AC/DC and DC/DC power conversion...

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