Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Device / Technology News Stories - September 2007

Date Title Comments Rating
2007-09-29 FDA approves new adjustable gastric band for morbid obesity 0 None
2007-09-29 Carnegie Mellon researchers create new scanning system 0 None
2007-09-29 Breakthrough in the development of nanometer X-ray resolution 0 None
2007-09-29 BioNanomatrix and Complete Genomics form joint venture after NIST grant awarded 0 None
2007-09-27 iPod shuffles used to help stutters 0 None
2007-09-27 New biosensor detects avian influenza in just minutes 0 None
2007-09-27 High school footballers wearing special helmets to monitor brain injuries 0 None
2007-09-27 Sandia develops portable microfluidic platform to detect biotoxins 0 None
2007-09-27 New improved materials for medical devices database 0 None
2007-09-26 New lenses offer cataract patients clearer future 0 5
2007-09-26 Mobility-enhancing device set to receive Da Vinci award 0 None
2007-09-25 Cardiosolutions raises $7 million for minimally invasive system for repair of regurgitant mitral valves 0 None
2007-09-25 Experts discuss pioneering non-invasive test to determine the blood type of unborn babies 0 None
2007-09-25 New device for clearing blocked arteries in the legs receives FDA approval 1 4.7
2007-09-25 New technology improves physiotherapy ultrasound machines 0 3
2007-09-25 European directive will halt use of MRI scans; cancer diagnosis and treatment will suffer 0 None
2007-09-25 Technique that measures human face from 3D facial images may help diagnose fetal alcohol syndrome 0 None
2007-09-24 Nano device provides quick test for bird flu 0 None
2007-09-21 When biological molecules kiss, a new kind of biosensor can tell 0 None
2007-09-21 Computer algorithm traces ancestry using anonymous DNA samples 0 None
2007-09-20 Rapid test to screen blood approved by the FDA 0 None
2007-09-18 Varian Medical Systems receives FDA clearance for new radiosurgery device 0 None
2007-09-18 RFID implant cancer questions concern patients 0 None
2007-09-18 Novel 3-D video for quantification of facial movement 0 None
2007-09-18 Coblation VS Co2 laser for tonsil ablation in adults 0 None
2007-09-18 FDA clears for marketing rapid test to screen for bacterial contamination in blood platelets 0 None
2007-09-18 New technology for cancer screening listens for the signs of cancer 0 None
2007-09-18 New DNA technique will speed up chemical compensation claims 0 None
2007-09-18 Electromagnetic tracking devices help pinpoint best methods for moving injured players 0 None
2007-09-18 New material for joint replacement and other implants 0 5
2007-09-17 Computer game translates physical activity into video games 0 None
2007-09-13 Vibrating catheters break through clogged arteries 0 None
2007-09-13 NASA and NIH to use International Space Station to answer questions about health and diseases 0 None
2007-09-12 Key trends in the European patient monitoring systems market 0 None
2007-09-12 Major hospital IT and picture archiving and communications project underscores leading position of Agfa HealthCare 0 None
2007-09-12 New instrumentation to help fight obesity and diabetes 0 None
2007-09-12 Glaucoma surgery with novel laser device 0 None
2007-09-11 New minimally-invasive coated vascular stent graft in use at Methodist DeBakey Heart Center 0 None
2007-09-11 A neurostimulator device that detects, stops seizures under study at Medical College of Georgia 0 None
2007-09-10 Innovative liquid crystal technology offers promise of new drugs 0 None
2007-09-10 Jet injection system to improve skin cancer treatment 0 None
2007-09-05 Quick microchip test for dangerous and drug resistant bacteria in clinical samples 0 None
2007-09-05 Laser technology detects cancer by scanning surface veins 0 3
2007-09-05 Lasers used to zap viruses out of blood 0 None
2007-09-03 Blood-flow detector software shows promise in preventing brain damage 0 None


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