Medical Technology: Issue 2
In this issue: Applications for wearable health trackers in clinical trials, eye implants for retinitis pigmentosa, a new business model for 3D printed prosthetics, and the latest comment and analysis from GlobalData’s healthcare analysts.
June’s top stories: NIH’s neuroimaging study for autism, Philips' €1.9bn purchase of Spectranetics
A new study by the University of North Carolina and Washington University School of Medicine demonstrated the use of the fcMRI technique to predict the risk for autism in infants, and Royal Philips signed an agreement to buy Spectranetics. Medicaldevice-network.com wraps-up the key headlines from June 2017.
May's top stories: University of Utah's surgical robotic drill, New sensor for hepatitis diagnosis
The University of Utah, US, developed an automated robotic drill with the potential to reduce complex cranial surgery time, and UK and China collaborated on a new project to develop a graphene sensor for simultaneous diagnosis of hepatitis A, B and C. Medicaldevice-network.com wraps-up the key headlines from May, 2017.
Medical Technology: the first issue of our new digital magazine is out now
In this issue: the potential of 3D printing, new developments in robotic surgical devices, the benefits of frugal innovation and the latest comment and analysis from GlobalData’s healthcare analysts.
April's top stories: Roche's prostate cancer test, Medtronic's divestiture of monitoring business
Roche launched a new diagnostic test called anti-p504s (SP116) Rabbit Monoclonal Primary Antibody for prostate cancer, and Cardinal Health signed a definitive $6.1bn agreement to acquire Medtronic's MIT Group’s patient care, deep vein thrombosis, and nutritional insufficiency businesses. Medicaldevice-network.com wraps-up the key headlines from April 2017.