15 September 2020
While a testing and tracing programme is central to stopping the spread of Covid-19, there are privacy and security challenges to overcome. SonicWall CEO Bill Conner, who created the encryption...
10 September 2020
ThermoGenesis is aiming to provide a one-stop service to diagnose, trace and treat Covid-19. Verdict Medical Devices speaks to ThermoGenesis CEO Chris Xu to learn more about the company’s antibody...
9 September 2020
Surgical masks have been in short supply since the beginning of the Covid-19 crisis, as more people than ever don them to protect against the deadly virus. Now, automation organisations...
2 September 2020
The Covid-19 pandemic left many medtech companies worse for wear at the end of Q2, but reports indicate optimism for recovery as elective and non-emergency care resumes. Verdict Medical Devices...
27 August 2020
Thermo Fisher’s attempted takeover of Qiagen has been left in tatters, after the Covid-19 pandemic provided a substantial boost to the value of the diagnostic technology firm. But was Qiagen...
19 August 2020
Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) does the job of the lungs and/or heart, allowing the organs to rest and recover when patients are incredibly sick. According to the Extracorporeal Life Support...
18 August 2020
In the US, officials have opened up access to telehealth as part of efforts to control the spread of Covid-19. Natalie Healey speaks to Dr Nicol Turner Lee from the...
13 August 2020
Immunity passports certifying that someone has already had Covid-19, and should therefore be immune from future infection, have been discussed by many governments as a way to ease lockdown restrictions...
11 August 2020
Teladoc recently acquired Livongo in the third-largest deal for a US company this year, reflecting the growing importance of telehealth as the Covid-19 pandemic continues.
6 August 2020
In April, the European Parliament voted to delay the implementation of the EU’s Medical Device Regulation by a year, in the hopes of allowing the medical device industry to prioritise...