Engineers at Lancaster University have created a simulator that mimics the mechanics of the human torso, which could lead to innovative new designs for medical back supports.
1 August 2019 News
23 May 2019 Analysis
Bone remodelling and regeneration following trauma has been traditionally supported by scaffolds created from patient’s bone cells with disappointingly variable levels of success. To find a better solution, researchers are...
23 January 2019 News
Scientists at the National University of Singapore (NUS) have developed a new medical device that could facilitate the faster recovery of muscle in post-surgical patients, the elderly and professional athletes.
23 November 2018 News
US-based medical device company, SurGenTec has completed the initial clinical launch of its new GraftGun bone graft delivery system combined with ViBone viable bone matrix prefilled tubes.
4 July 2018 News
US-based medical device outsource manufacturer Integer has completed the divestiture of its Advanced Surgical and Orthopedics portfolios to medical device services provider MedPlast for $600m.
8 June 2018 Company News
Royal Philips has signed an agreement to acquire EPD Solutions for €250m ($292m) in cash and milestone-based payments.
4 June 2018 Comment
Although one of the smallest in terms of revenue, the market for small joint replacement implants again displayed the fastest growth among all categories of orthopedic devices in 2017.