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.
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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.
March's top stories: Royal Philips' AI diagnostic solutions, BMS' blood-based cancer screening
Royal Philips partnered with PathAI to develop diagnostic solutions for diseases, and Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMS) has invested in Grail to develop diagnostics for cancer detection. Medicaldevice-network.com wraps-up the key headlines from March, 2017.
February's top stories: FDA approval of Abbot's MRI pacemaker, Hologic's acquisition of Cynosure
Abbott has secured the US FDA approval for magnetic resonance-conditional labelling of its Assurity MRI pacemaker, and Hologic has signed a definitive agreement to acquire medical aesthetics systems and technologies provider Cynosure for $1.65bn. Medicaldevice-network.com wraps-up the key headlines from February, 2017.