The first functional stem cell-engineered oesophagus has been transplanted into mice during a study, and could lead to potential clinical trials of lab-grown oesophagi for paediatric patients with gut conditions.
19 October 2018
24 August 2018
The UK Government has issued information regarding what medical product businesses should do in the event of a no-deal Brexit.
16 August 2018
Nu-Med Plus, the medical nitric oxide delivery developer, is anticipating a favourable market environment for its products after recent patent rulings.
25 July 2018
Surgical guidance firm Endomag has announced that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted premarket approval for the company’s breast cancer device Magtrace, the first non-radioactive dual-tracer for...
3 July 2018
MIT engineers have developed a simple, low-cost, prosthetic foot that can be tailored for individual patients. By using a patient’s body weight and size, the researchers can tune the shape...
1 June 2018
Johnson & Johnson subsidiary DePuy Synthes has announced the Europe, Middle East and Africa launch of its ATTUNE Revision Knee System, which complements the ATTUNE Primary Knee System and aims...
30 May 2018
Scientists at Newcastle University in the UK have been the first to 3D-print human corneas, using a technique that could ensure an unlimited supply of corneas in the future.
23 May 2018
Researchers in the joint biomedical engineering program at North Carolina State University and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill have developed a technology which can decode neuromuscular signals...
22 May 2018
A bioengineer at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) has developed an adapted 3D printing technique capable of building complex biological tissues from multiple materials. The process could eventually...
21 May 2018
British Prime Minister Theresa May has announced plans to increase the use of data and artificial intelligence (AI) to transform the diagnosis of chronic diseases, with the aim of 22,000...