The winners of the 2018 Edison Best New Product Awards unveiled earlier this week include several medical technology companies. Among the numerous winning technologies with healthcare applications, the following stood...
16 April 2018
12 April 2018
Cabling and connectivity solutions company Nexans has developed a new micro-extrusion technique that creates the thinnest possible insulating jackets for minimally-invasive medical cables.
4 April 2018
Molecular diagnostics company Genedrive premiered its Genedrive hepatitis C virus (HCV) ID kit at the MEDLAB Asia Pacific Exhibition & Congress in Singapore.
23 March 2018
Researchers have found that 3D in-situ printing of bone-regenerating scaffolds has been shown to improve the delivery of regenerative and reconstructive biomedical devices for the proper and rapid healing of...
21 March 2018
Patients undergoing operations while awake will be able to administer their own doses of intravenous sedation at the touch of a button.
19 March 2018
Injectable biosensors that can stream a patient’s personal medical data to smartphones and the cloud are being developed by researchers at bioengineering company Profusa.
16 March 2018
A report by the Royal Academy of Engineers has found that the vulnerabilities of medical devices to cyber-attacks could have ‘severe consequences’ for patient safety. The ‘Cyber safety and resilience:...
5 March 2018
The Association of British Healthcare Industries (ABHI) has highlighted the importance of getting post-Brexit trading relationships right for UK patients as it revealed that the majority of imported health technologies...
1 March 2018
Researchers at the Harvard John A Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS) and the Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering in the US have developed a new approach...
9 February 2018
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved NorthStar Medical Radioisotopes’ RadioGenix System for the production of a common medical isotope called technetium-99 (Tc-99m) from the firm’s non-uranium based...