4 February 2019
Regenerative technologies firm StimLabs has started patient enrolment in a clinical trial being conducted to test the safety and efficacy of its Revita product to treat diabetic foot ulcers (DFUs).
1 February 2019
UK-based Sirakoss has received CE-Mark clearance for the use of its new nanosynthetic bone graft substitute Osteo, which improves healing in patients who require bone fractures repair.
15 January 2019
Researchers at the University of California San Diego School of Medicine and Institute of Engineering in Medicine have successfully 3D-printed spinal cord implants which can be loaded with neural stem...
14 January 2019
Medical device firm Ulrich medical USA has introduced a next-generation vertebral body replacement (VBR) device to the country’s spine implant market.
10 December 2018
A research team funded by the US National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB) has devised a new biosensor to diagnose breast cancer less invasively compared to the existing...
7 December 2018
University of Illinois researchers have conducted a study to evaluate the potential use of graphene in identifying amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), a neurodegenerative disease.
6 November 2018
University of Bristol researchers have demonstrated in a clinical study that the use of a fluorescent marker would allow surgeons to more accurately spot and remove brain cancer.
29 October 2018
Researchers from the National University of Singapore (NUS) have discovered that use of a new type of nanocrystals may enable safer and cost-effective medical imaging approaches such as X-ray and...
25 October 2018
Researchers at McMaster University in Canada have engineered ‘smart surfaces’ with coatings claimed to be able to repel almost everything they are expected to encounter, including bacteria, viruses and living...
23 October 2018
Israeli regenerative medicine company CollPlant has signed a licence, development and commercialisation agreement with US-based biotechnology firm United Therapeutics regarding the 3D bioprinting of lung transplants.